Niki Collier

Textile Artist from Dublin

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Niki Collier’s collections are distinguished for intimate understanding of handmade sophistication. Each piece: a hat, a scarf or a wrap, stands out with its understated colours and architectural simplicity. Her visual narrative is a dialogue with the creative folk and brings style and cosiness into your wardrobe. Her pieces are easy to wear. They are desired by those who know style and seek out sophisticated handmade creations. She is the first felt designer to be part of the Kilkenny group collection and exports to boutiques in Europe’s fashion capitals including The British Museum Shop.

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Irish Stones

€150 - €400

by Niki Collier

Home & Gifts, Decorative

The first truely Irish Felt. Wild is a felt collection inspired by Irish Tweed for all contemporary romantics amongst us. Niki incorporates fibres in an innovative way to offer timeless pieces honouring Irish textiles. It is the first time Irish Tweed has been offered in handmade felt. The sophisticated colour pallets are Niki's signature two tone blend of undyed local luxury wool and dyed superfine merino. The range includes feminine hats, shawls,  wrist warmers and wraps in 4 colour combinations finished with tweed and leather embossed label.

Where to buy

Hat – One Collection

€60

by Niki Collier

Fashion & Accessories, Hats

This is a felt hat created in the wet felting technique. It is hand stitched to enable for easy wear. Finished with leather embossed label. The wool for this hat is under the auspices of H.E. Prince Charles through the Wool Initiative. It is one of the few truly Irish and English breeds. This is One- the range made from natural colour superfine merino wool with circle detail. Made from wool from a local producer, finished on a block from local tool maker this hat will give you the cosy feeling of peace. And because individuality is beyond first impressions it is finished with a embossed label created from off cuts from beautiful leather. The hat snugly covers your head and is super light. You could fold it into your bag and then just fish it out to pull out the perfect relaxed look. It is one design to fit both a girl and a boy. This range includes also snood, scarflet and wrist warmers. They come in brown black and grey. And it is the choice of the people with purpose – an actress that we all love has this piece!

Where to buy

Niki Collier works from her textile cave haeven in Studio 24 in Marlay Park. Each piece is considered and built by materials that show dedication to origin and legacy- a Wicklow farm supply her with wool and one of her jewellery friends makes components for her jewellery collections.