DESIGNER NAME: Margaret Howell
BACKGROUND: Margaret was born in Surrey, England and studied Fine Art at Goldsmiths College, University of London. She founded her label in 1970.
SIGNATURES: “Relaxed, lived-in, quality clothes.”
TRADEMARK PIECE: “I started making casual shirts in fine fabrics and we still make high-quality shirts in our Edmonton factory.”
IDEAL CLIENT: “Our customers are often people from the design and media world – architects, graphic designers, musicians and artists, who appreciate understated, high-quality clothes that they can mix easily with pieces from previous seasons.”