Originally born in Ireland, Katie Ann Mcguigan moved to London to begin her fashion training, graduating from the University of Westminster BA Fashion Design Womenswear course in Spring 2016. McGuigan has worked for McQ in London and Marc Jacobs in New York City, designing prints for both menswear and womenswear collections as well working on embroidery and embellishment placements prior to launching her eponymous label.
Her collection debut featuring her signature print heavy aesthetic was awarded the Fashion Scout Merit Award, showing during London Fashion Week for A/W17 and S/S18.
In 2017 McGuigan won the Internation Lab Mittelmoda price for most creative collection in Italy.
Spring/Summer 19 will debut in London in the brand’s first independent presentation.