Tabitha Simmons

Born and raised in England, Tabitha Simmons began her career in fashion at 14, having worked at a shoe store in the U.K. after graduation with honors from Kingston University. In 2009, Tabitha launched her eponymous luxury footwear label which has been globally recognized. Such accolades include having won a British fashion award, a footwear news achievement award, a CFDA Swarovski award for accessory design, Glamour UK accessories designer of the year and most recently a footwear news designer of the year award. The Tabitha Simmons collection is defined by the use of exquisite materials and the finest leathers and suede. Couture craftsmanship by master cobblers in Italy is exhibited in detailing such as delicate eyelet embroidery and ornate embellishments. Her designs are mainly inspired by her British roots and worldwide travels. Her collection is carried by some of the most exclusive retailers in the world and also worn by celebrity clientele that includes Gigi Hadid, Kendall Jenner, Cara Delvingne, Jennifer Aniston, Naomi Watts and Kate Bosworth.