Born in New York and raised in Dublin, fashion designer Jennifer Rothwell graduated from the National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland with honours in 1995. Jennifer knows the A to Z of the fashion industry as she gained vast experience as the director of Design and Production for many high profile New York designer companies, such as Norma Kamali, Katayone Adeli and Calvin Klein. In 2011, she was cast as a judge on "Norway’s Top Model" TV programme, providing a great showcase for the best of Irish design. Jennifer won the "Brown Thomas Designer Award” at Dublin Fashion Week in 2007 and the "New Product Award" at the Showcase Exposition in 2010. She also showcased at the Irish Pavilion at the Shanghai World Exposition 2010.
Jennifer Rothwell specialises in stunningly colourful digital print. Her collections consist of innovative design and luxurious fabrics paired with high quality finishing. Her customer is a sophisticated woman who wants something a little bit different. Jennifer's designs are elegant and timeless, yet unique. She is extremely passionate about promoting the Imagined, Designed and Made in Ireland campaign. Jennifer herself produces her collection locally in her studio in Dublin, Ireland. She employs a team of highly skilled seamstresses and cutters to produce her collections. She prides herself on the fact that her garments are fair trade and made locally, thus helping her local economy.