My Story

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

Nicki is nominated as “One To Watch” at the Drapers Sustainability Awards 2023. She has been nominated as an Image Businesswoman Of The Year in 2023 & 2022. She won Irish Design Institute’s Rising Star 2021 and Runner Up in the Design & Craft Council Of Ireland (DCCI)’s Irish Business Design Challenge 2021.

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.  She created her collection to bring you fun, quality designs with a conscience. We celebrate individuality, vibrancy and a passion for well made, slow fashion products. She hopes to one day have a fully sustainable fashion brand. 


Nicki Hoyne is handmade in Spain by master craftspeople. All materials are sourced as close as possible to the factory. Our factories 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.

Nicki Hoyne Collection Silver Glitter Shoes With Mint Tassel