Nicki Hoyne launched her first collection of crossbody camera bags in October 2020. She followed in 2021 with her footwear collection. 


Best New Brand at Drapers Footwear Awards 2023

Irish Design Institute’s Rising Star 2021

Runner Up in the Design & Craft Council Of Ireland (DCCI)’s Irish Business Design Challenge 2021


Brand Of The Year - Drapers Sustainable Fashion Awards 2024

“One To Watch” - Drapers Sustainable Fashion Awards 2024

Footwear Designer of The Year - Drapers Footwear Awards 2023

“One To Watch” at the Drapers Sustainable Fashion Awards 2023

Image Businesswoman Of The Year in 2023 & 2022

Nicki Hoyne has been stocked at Brown Thomas CREATE in Dublin and in Los Angeles, New York & London.

Nicki previously founded award winning online accessories store, My Shining Armour in 2014. It shipped to over 40 countries and appeared in Vogue, Cosmopolitan & Grazia. 

Nicki is a TedxTalk speaker and had her own successful podcast, The Hero Podcast sharing inspiring stories.


Nicki is passionate about creating meaningful fashion accessories that are fun, unique and comfortable. She wants to inspire you to celebrate and cherish fashion not just consume it and throw it away. 

The collection brings you fun, quality designs with a conscience. We celebrate individuality, vibrancy and a passion for well made, slow fashion products.


Nicki Hoyne is handmade in Spain by master craftspeople. All materials are sourced as close as possible to the factory. Our suppliers are Leather Working Group (LWG) certified and our recycled materials are certified Global Recycled Standard.

We continue to research and improve our practices in pursuit of becoming a fully sustainable brand.