Emma J Shipley is a graphic artist known for fantasy designs; inspired by myths, legends and the unique beauty of the natural world. The designs are hand-drawn in pencil by Emma in London and printed onto scarves, cushions, interior textiles and home accessories, made in the UK and Europe from the finest materials.
The label launched at London Fashion Week in 2012, after Emma graduated from the Royal College of Art. The famous boutique Browns launched Emma’s graduate collection of printed scarves, and more recently Emma J Shipley has won the Emerging Brand prize at the WGSN Global Fashion Awards and the Newcomer Award at the UK Fashion & Textile Awards, presented by HRH Princess Anne. The brand is now stocked in some of the best department stores and boutiques around the world, including Liberty and Harrods in London.
Emma has recently collaborated with high profile brands including Disney on a Star Wars collection and Aspinal of London on a collection of printed leather bags, and has previously worked with Atelier Swarovski, Anthropologie and Nails Inc.
Emma J Shipley creates original and subversive pieces that captivate and inspire, to be treasured for years to come…
“I’m really excited to be joining Building Brand Equity, having previously graduated from the CFE’s Accelerate programme. I feel my business is at the right stage to benefit from really targeted advice on equity, and hope to use the programme to make a plan for securing funding to push our growth over the next three years.” – Emma Shipley