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About

Emma J Shipley is a graphic artist specialising in fine drawing, luxury scarves and cushions; taking inspiration from myths, legends and the unique beauty of the natural world. Emma painstakingly draws each design by hand in pencil, fusing highly skilled draftsmanship with a subversive imagination; capturing nature’s unpredictable beauty.


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 Fortnums in London.

Emma has recently collaborated with 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…

Our Process

Emma J Shipley is known for graphic artistry and imagination. Our fantastical, unconventional and meticulous designs are hand-drawn by Emma in London and printed onto the finest luxury fabrics.

Our Process

Emma J Shipley is known for graphic artistry and imagination. Our fantastical, unconventional and meticulous designs are hand-drawn by Emma in London and printed onto the finest luxury fabrics.



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What we care about

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Artistry - Emma meticulously draws all of the designs by hand in pencil, inspired by the irregular patterns, bold colours and unique beauty of the natural world. Influences range from recent films to surreal artists, botanical illustration and classical textiles; creating truly distinctive and original designs.

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Craftsmanship - We use the finest natural materials, combined with traditional and innovative processes. This ensures the hand-drawn designs are translated in the best possible way. We want the pieces to be treasured and last a lifetime.

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Imagination - We want to inspire and ignite the imagination with our creations. The designs are unique and have hidden and subversive details that surprise and delight. Things are never quite as they seem…

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