Member Spotlight: Emily Carter named in Drapers 30 under 30
UKFT is delighted that member Emily Carter has been named as part of the Drapers 30 under 30 list of rising stars in fashion retail.
Emily Carter is a great example of a creative entrepreneur that has established a luxury British brand with a distinctive handwriting. She founded her eponymous brand of luxury silk accessories in 2015 and has attracted prestigious stockists including Liberty and Selfridges, as well as securing collaborations with labels including Aspinal of London. Most recently, she has completed a commission for Angelina Jolie.
Emily took the opportunity during the pandemic to leave her job at Harrods to pursue her own brand and the business has gone from strength to strength as a result. We are delighted that she is supporting and championing ‘made in the UK’ with designs are produced in England in small quantities using natural dyes and high-quality silk twill fabric, embracing a no waste policy.
Emily Carter is a UKFT member. Interested in UKFT membership? Find out more here.