Laura Kinsella Millinery

About

Laura Kinsella creates individual, exquisite and abstract hats, headpieces and accessories, by traditional technique in her Dublin-based studio. The accessories label has a contemporary aesthetic combined with a delicacy and finesse that focuses on craftsmanship.
An alumna of Limerick School of Art and Design, the Irish milliner honed her skills around the globe working in womenswear in Melbourne and Mexico City before returning to Ireland to specialise in millinery and work with Philip Tracey.

After training and working in the millinery industry Laura launched her first bespoke range in 2014. Throughout her first year Laura collaborated with Irish designer Danielle Romeril for two seasons supported by Newgen at London Fashion Week. Laura was awarded breakthrough designer of the year at Kerry Fashion Week and subsequently milliner of the year in 2015.

During the year of Irish design 2015, Laura was chosen to show at Unfold, a curated exhibition at the International Fashion Showcase at London Fashion Week and later at In the Fold, an Irish designers collective showing on schedule in designer showrooms at London Fashion Week. This year she showcased as part of CREATE in Brown Thomas. 2016 saw Laura invited by the British Fashion Council to show in the prestigious designer showrooms at London Fashion Week.

During this time Not Just A Label in partnership with Who’s Next and Premiere Classe recently selected Laura, as one of 10 accessory designers world wide to partake in ‘The Future of Fashion Programme’. During which she presented in Premiere Classe Paris.
2017 saw her become a finalist of the Future Maker Awards by the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland.

 

 

 

 

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Collaborations

White Laura Visor

WLVGleizesdress_hat White Laura Visor, Gleizes Dress

White Laura Visor

White Laura Visor, Gleizes dress

Black Laura Visor

Black Laura Visor, Isibeal Top

White Visor

Laura Visor, White basketball shorts, bandeau top
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Press

Irish design talents share the spotlight at London Fashion Week

February 5 2015

"Eight young Irish designers have been chosen for 'In the Fold', Ireland's inaugural fashion entry in the 'International Fashion Showcase', which presents 130 emerging designers from 30 countries." - Bairbre Power Independent.ie: Fashion flows f Read More...

In The Fold: Irish designers at London Fashion Week

February 3 2015

"The only milliner included in the group, Laura Kinsella’s abstract and original headpieces explore structure and space – toying with the notion of hiding and revealing the face." -THE DAILY GLOSS The Daily Gloss: In The Fold
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Please leave a message to order a website item or to explore commissions tailored to your specific requirements.

All commissions are made to order primarily by appointment in our Dublin studios or by email for distant customers.

A deposit of 50% is required on order with balance paid on collection. Instalment systems also offered.

Please allow a minimum of 3 weeks for an order, allow extra for delivery, collection and consultations.

Alternatively contact us via email or phone with your preferred time and date and we will do our very best to accommodate you.

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For further information or to view collection pieces please make an appointment via email or phone.