Manley Carly Bow Dress
Hand cutting and sewing were used to create the main body of this leather dress.
Embellishment to create the 3d hand crafted bows.
Photographer: Eilish McCormac
Manley Carly Collar
Hand crafted leather bows are studded and held in place on a leather base with antique silver
conical studs. Sterling silver 'cufflink' chain and a sterling silver T-Bar clasp are
located on the centre back neck.
Leather, sterling silver, studs.
Photographer: Emily Quinn
Manley Lana Bag
Crafted from the finest Italian
textured leather. The front panel is encrusted
with hand crafted leather bows held in place by silver dome shaped studs.
32cm x 24cm
Photographer: Pat McHugh
Emma Manley fuses her love and skill for tailoring, luxe streetwear and embellishment, the result is a label of contemporary separates and alternative evening-wear with an edgy femininity. Manley is a new and thoroughly relevant fashion offering for the womenswear arena.
Delicate structures are juxtaposed with strong contemporary silhouettes, giving way to an aesthetic that is hard and soft, powerful and preciously delicate at once. Quality of fabric and production is at the absolute core of all Manley products. Materials are sourced from the world’s finest luxury houses and innovative manufacturing methods of laser cutting are fused with time-honoured, hand-sewn and embellished detailing.
Manley produces time honoured, hand crafted pieces that will last a lifetime. She graduated from Grafton Academy of Design, Dublin in 2008. Her studio is based in The Guinness Enterprise Centre, Dublin.
Sunday Business Post: Best 100 Start Up’s of 2016
U Magazine: 30 Under 30 of 2016
Irish Independent: 30 Under 30 of 2015
Designer of the Year: Golden Egg Awards, 2013
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