Catarina Sequeira, fashion designer graduated from Gudi Fashion School, created the Portuguese brand.
She began her career as creative assistant and production manager for the French brands Lady Soul and Homecore then she joined for 10 years the Portuguese designer Luis Buchinho as his creative assistant, production and distribution manager.
Armed with this expertise, SAYMYNAME was launched in 2007 with seasonal collections for the global market. In 2011 she started an Asian and Middle East representation through a showroom and a press office Company.
Today, SAYMYNAME creations are sold in Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Indonesia and are oftenly published in Asian medias.
Also in 2011, Catarina Sequeira participated for the first time at the Lisbon Fashion week (Moda Lisboa 37º edition) with her spring/summer 2012 fashion show, and since then has participated on every edition.
In 2014 she took part in AIFS -Luanda fashion show with her spring/summer 2015 collection being invited for the 2015 edition.
Along with her company, Catarina Sequeira is also a design teacher at Gudi fashion school in Porto.
2015 she won the Mediterranean fashion prize award.
Opens its first official store in Porto city-Portugal.
2017 creates her personal blog 7×6. There is a life change every 7 years and Catarina numerology number is 6. 7×6 = 42. At age 42 she leaves her life in Portugal and radically changes to São Tomé and Principe.