Paul Cavaco

Paul Cavaco

Manhattan-born and Bronx-raised, Paul Cavaco’s career began with his romantic and professional relationship with legendary stylist Kezia Keeble, with whom he founded styling firm Keeble Cavaco in 1976. In 1983, the company became Keeble Cavaco & Duka, an advertising and public relations agency, with the addition of cofounder John Duka. Cavaco sold the company in 1991, which today continues on as KCD, and went on to serve as fashion director at Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue. In 1999, Cavaco was appointed creative director at Allure, a position he holds to this day. Throughout his career, Cavaco has worked with some of the most influential photographers of our era, including Richard Avedon, Bruce Weber, Steven Meisel, Michael Thompson, and Mario Testino, styling ad campaigns, fashion shows, and magazine shoots.