The following feature appears in the December/January 2017 issue of NYLON.
U.K.-based designer Charlotte Simone is here to supply you with luxurious and playful creations to keep you warm, without breaking the bank. Simone makes unique faux furs and accessories, mixing influences from Tokyo and Paris street style.
She’s created her signature Popsicle scarf, added luxurious cuffs and collars to coats, and adorned baseball caps with fuzzy pom-poms to give a hint of fluff and warmth. With her unique vision, Simone is building a brand of accessories inspired by the next generation of cool girls.
Astrological sign Capricorn
Design philosophyWork hard and you will reap the rewards.
MusesLena Dunham, my grandma, and my sausage dog Harold.
Materials of choiceLeather, feathers, and fuzzy teddy bear fabrics
Fun factI’m a black belt in karate.
Dream travel destinationItaly, with lots of pasta, please!
Favorite spot in LondonPrimrose Hill Park
Last novel you loved is my favorite classicJane Eyre
Favorite film of
all time Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Daily soundtrack Who doesn’t love a bit of Sam Smith in the morning?
Drink orderVodka soda
Standby snack Maltesers
Charlotte Simone, $45-$805, available at Charlotte Simone.