Manolia Stavrou discovered her passion for beauty while serving as a cosmetic surgeon's assistant, her first position after graduating with a diploma in beauty aesthetics and cosmetology from ITEC International. Driven to hone her artistic skillset, she set out to learn from the best and managed to secure a position at the Bobbi Brown flagship store, based at the iconic V&A Waterfront. Here, she climbed the ranks from a counter sales position to become regional Bobbi Brown coach within a year. Over the course of her 6 year career with Bobbi Brown, Manolia began taking freelance makeup work for LMDA, as an avenue for diversifying her portfolio. Her magnetic personality and relentless attention to detail inevitably resulted in her accepting an offer to become customer relations manager at LMDA. From there, her passion for crafting a beautiful, meaningful and memorable bridal experience lead her to take on her current position as general manager for Little White Dress.