Born in Pisa, Michela studied architecture in Florence and English at Stanford University in California. Fashion, photography, and magazine have been a passion since childhood. She started contributing with the independent magazine Westuff in college and moved to Milan to work for teen magazine 100 Cose after graduation. Then, she moved to Grazia where she worked for more than ten years. Later she launched the Collectible DRY magazine where she is currently working as Fashion Director. Michela has styled campaigns and catalogs for Annabella, Simonetta Ravizza, Les Copains, Woolrich, Pupa, Beverly Feldman just to name a few.