Federica Mancusi is an Italian teacher, librarian, translator, fashion model and active member of the Italian community in Australia. While studying to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Languages and Literature at the University of Naples, she took part in several exchange programs in Germany and Ireland and in the meantime she was following her passion for fashion by working as a part time model. In 2014, Federica moved to Australia, and has been promoting the Italian language and culture since then, as a language assistant and LOTE teacher in schools throughout Victoria. She completed her Masters Degree in Foreign Languages and Literature in 2016, and continues to work as a model. Currently, Federica is working as a language assistant at Brunswick South Primary School in Melbourne and promoting Italian fashion internationally as a Segmento Magazine contributor. Federica is also a very passionate Italian food lover and a proud espresso drinker
Women’s lingerie fashion is evolving, and is challenging the concept of “lingerie” itself. Segmento has met Adela Zemanova to discuss what drives her creativity and inspired "La Decadente", her new lingerie collection.