Katharine Story is a world acclaimed women's fashion designer whose signature style evokes the bohemian chic elegance of her native Laguna Beach residence. Favoring timeless, confident beauty over seasonal clothing trends, the women's boho chic clothing label balances bold, hand-dyed colors with flowing unstructured shapes and durable quality that can sustain any festival.
Over the years by way of private showings at her women's clothing stores & local boutiques in Los Angeles and Laguna Beach CA, Story's clothing has become a treasured fashion obsession among celebrities and other glitterati across the globe. Embracing the vintage boho clothing label for its power to reflect their confidence, worldliness and exhilaration for life. Sustainably creating vogue fashion with many recycled materials, Katharine has been about fashionable sustainability by design since the women's clothing brands creation in the year 2000.
The Katharine Story women's clothing brand now appears in trunk shows across the US and in several of the world’s leading fashion boutiques and rave festivals across the planet. The label is also a yearly presence at Paris and New York fashion weeks and at the Miami Swim Show.
Story’s ready-to-wear collection features vintage recycled lace, silk chiffon, velvet, sequins and brocades imagined into kimono kaftans and other classically flowing garments. The effect is femininity and sex appeal made only the more exquisite by a sense of intuition and exotic feminine sustainability.
Her latest clothing, while hewing close to her boho chic roots, features leather fringe, accents of fur, and oversize, semiprecious stone and metal accessories – a luxurious blend of casbah and beach club, with a smoky hint of goth, perfect for durable & sexy festival clothing.
Born in Laguna Beach California to a family of artisans, Katharine spent her 20s in London and worked at Harvey Nichols Luxury Department Store while selling her own women's clothing and fashion designs at Camden Market at the same time. Ever since, travel has been the inspiration for Story’s distinctive art work and is reflected in all of her fashion designs materials collected from all over the planet that make her the most sustainable fashion by design.