Bronagh Holmes is an award winning Fashion Designer who returned home to Ireland to set up her own business after spending 10 years working in London for some of the most prestigious names in the Fashion Industry including; Vivienne Westwood, Amanda Wakeley, Roksanda Ilincic, La Petite S***** and the iconic Selfridges.
Upon graduating from the University of Westminster with a BA Honours in Fashion Design, Bronagh's graduate womenswear collection won the Best New Designer Award at the UK Fashion Awards in 2008.
Bronagh Holmes Luxury awarded: Best for Artisanal Leather Bags & Accessories 2018 & Award for Excellence in Eco Leather Fashion Accessories - Irish Enterprise Awards 2018.
In 2017, Bronagh was awarded the BUTTERFLY MARK by Positive Luxury. The Butterfly Mark is recognised as a guarantee of commitment to sustainability and offers wordless reassurance that Bronagh Holmes Luxury is a brand to trust.
Bronagh Holmes Luxury was a county finalist in Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur 2016.
Bronagh's work has featured on the Green Carpet Fashion Awards at Milan's Fashion Week, in British VOGUE magazine, TATLER, Irish Country, HOUSE OF COCO, Donegal Woman, OK magazine, London Jewellery Week advertisement campaigns and publicity shots with COUTTS Bank, Fashion Fest Derry/Londonderry, The Voice of Ireland - RTE, BBC documentary - Super Slim Me - with Dawn O Porter, and numerous other newspapers and publications.
Bronagh Holmes Luxury is an Irish Hand-Crafted Leather Bag and Accessories Label, creating contemporary, elegant, stunning leather pieces.
Specialising in Eco-leathers, suede and fish leathers, all our leather bags are handmade-to-order in Ireland, reducing waste and our carbon footprint.
"Our mission is to create luxurious, contemporary, hand-crafted, leather bags and accessories to make women look and feel amazing, whilst being the envy of their friends!"
Created out of a love of Fashion and Luxury but with a desire to make a difference and an awareness of our social and environmental responsibilities, Bronagh Holmes Luxury is working towards a more sustainable and conscious new luxury.
Each leather handbag is designed and hand-crafted by the designer herself in her studio in Ireland. Only ever using leathers which are by-products of the food industry, including fish leathers which come from sustainable fish farms and until recently they were classed as a waste product.
All Bronagh Holmes Luxury bags are executed with a very high standard of craftsmanship. Every bag is designed, cut and made individually by hand using only the best of vegetable tanned, Eco-leathers and fish leather. All bags are lined in our signature cobalt suede lining and impeccably finished with the best hardware. Time, care and attention to detail are essential to ensure all products are finished perfectly before being lovingly gift wrapped, ready to be sent to their new home.
See all bags on my website: www.bronaghholmes.com