Matthew Chevallard, 33, was born in Torino, Italy and moved to south Florida during his childhood. Inspired by the colorful heritage of his Italian background, Chevallard has always been passionate about design. Beginning at 19 with his first brand Del Toro, he began crafting his vision for distinctive, handcrafted materials which has left an impression on many of todays utmost influential members of society. Working with only the finest materials and while perfecting the execution of his vision, Chevallard’s eccentric style has captured the likes of many around the world. Collaborations include NBA superstars such as Dwayne Wade and Russell Westbrook; institutions like the Grateful Dead, Playboy, Disney; and artists like Katherine Bernhardt, Rob Pruitt, and Daniel Arsham, among many others.
After his departure from Del Toro, Chevallard opened the Office, an art gallery in Design District. After a stint at Pharrell Williams brand Billionare Boy's Club Icecream in 2018, Chevallard continues to follow his passion for the arts and Italian-made footwear in 2019 with the introduction of his new line of footwear and accessories: Blu Scarpa.”