Founded by Brazilian duo Raquel and Roberto Davidowicz in 1996, UMA is a contemporary fashion brand with an independent and timeless essence.
UMA is the word in Portuguese for ‘one’ that has meanings linked with uniqueness and individual values. Season after season, UMA presents sophisticated tailored pieces with a laid-back allure that translates its solid DNA.
Manufactured in Sao Paulo and serving a global clientele, UMA focuses on outstanding quality, fair work relationships and modern aesthetics regardless of age or size.
Well known for its connections with Visual and Performing Arts, UMA collaborated with several Brazilian artists, such as Regina Silveira, Macaparana, Jac Leirner, the Lygia Clark Foundation, among others. Recently, UMA partnered with the São Paulo Dance Company designing costumes for several performances, including São Paulo Fashion Week and MIRA, a VR movie project.
UMA flagship is based in São Paulo, in the artsy/bohemian neighborhood of Vila Madalena. There are other two brick-and-mortar stores in Rio de Janeiro (Leblon) and New York (Soho).