Chelsea Hansford // Simon Miller

Like something straight out of 50s Los Angeles, Chelsea Hansford is one of those designers that is both inspiring and inspired. As the head of Simon Miller, she has taken the brand in a new artistic direction with a womenswear and accessories collection focused on "playful luxury", an aesthetic she embodies with pride. Interview.   MONNIER Frères: From your first steps in fashion to your current adventure at Simon Miller, what is your story? Chelsea Hansford: I grew up in fashion really. I went to school in New York, at the Fashion Institute of Technology, then at about 17 years old I landed my first internship at Opening Ceremony. I worked in the showroom, where I had great mentors, like Olivia Kim. From ther...

Chelsea Hansford

Chelsea Hansford // Simon Miller

Designer From denim to luxury accessories, it all comes down to one bag: the Bonsai. We delve into the inspiring journey of Chelsea Hansford, artistic director of the Simon Miller brand. Discover
Mats Rombaut

Mats Rombaut // Rombaut

Designer A fashion "alien" and an unwavering and committed vegan, check out our "cruelty-free” interview with Mats Rombaut, creator of Rombaut. Discover
Sarah Law

Sarah Law // Kara

Designer "Be yourself, everybody else is taken". With her brand KARA, Sarah Law talks about individuality and the importance of owning your identity. Discover
Olivier Theyskens

Olivier Theyskens

Designer With his romantic, gothic style, Belgian designer and free spirit Olivier Theyskens has been exploring fashion for over 20 years. Find out more in our interview. Discover
Hunting Season

Danielle Corona // Hunting Season

Designer With Hunting Season, Danielle Corona quickly caught the eye of the style-savvy fashionistas. Discover
Danse Lente

Youngwon Kim // Danse Lente

Designer A London College of Fashion graduate, Younwon Kim launched Danse Lente in 2017. We find out more about her design process in our exclusive interview. Discover
Vanessa Bruno

Vanessa Bruno

Designer For over twenty years, Vanessa Bruno's simple and refined creations have helped her achieve extraordinary success. Discover
Jérôme Dreyfuss

Jérôme Dreyfuss

Designer This season, Jérôme Dreyfuss continues his quest to make women look and feel their best. Discover

Jonathan Anderson // JW Anderson

Designer Art lover and prolific designer Jonathan Anderson is one of the most iconic figures in the fashion industry today. Discover
Julia Toledano, Nodaleto's designer / Nicolas Despis

Julia Toledano // Nodaleto

Designer With Nodaleto, Julia Toledano imposed her original aesthetics from the start. Meet the girl behind the heel of the moment. Discover
Elleme's designer, Jingjing Fan / Nicolas Despis

Jingjing Fan // Elleme

Designer Baozi, Madeleine, Raisin…just four years after their launches, Jingjing Fan’s Elleme bags are already spotted must-haves. Discover