Playful prints, a celebrity following and accessible price points to boot – what’s not to love about this London-born brand by two best friends, Orlagh McCloskey and Henrietta Rix? With a shared passion for vintage clothing and a need for beautiful silk dresses that didn’t cost the earth, the women created a lusted-after brand.
Saudi-born Nour and Basma from Lebanon launched their brand to bridge the gap between art and footwear by collaborating with up-and-coming artists to illustrate, decorate, design and doodle on their range of minimalist sneakers. But they didn’t stop there – these girls care about the planet too and have created recycled rubber soles.
Sleeper lays claim to the popularity of wearing PJs out of the house. The Ukrainian nightwear label specialises in beautiful, yet easy-to-wear nighties and pyjamas that are so chic you want to show them off. Created by two former fashion editors, these women knew exactly what they (and we) wanted: the need for comfort without forsaking style.