Ashley Williams is an English designer that was brought up in The United Arab Emirates until the age of 12. Upon returning to Britiain, Ashley attended the University of Westminster where she gradutated in 2012. During her time at University Williams interned with Francesca Burns and Max Permain (stylists) before going on to intern with designer, Nasir Mazhar.

Williams introduced herself to the British fashion scene in 2012 when she presented her graduate fashion show; using vibrant shades and graphics to establish an contemporary style that is distinctively, hers. She looked to her friends to help showcase the collection – Pixie Geldof and Chanel model, Alice Dellal wore the garments on the catwalk.

Four years on, Ashley Williams is an established brand, revered for the use of graphic prints and pops of colour. The brand is stocked in Flannels – Manchester, Colette – Paris, Machine-A – London as well as other stockists in China, Japan, Russia and India.

Meet the style...

The Ashley Williams x John Smedley AW16 collaboration range is made up of one style:

Ashley Williams x John Smedley Dress

Crafted in Merino  100% Wool , the materials add a touch of John Smedley luxury to the well-established Ashley Williams bold design.

Ashley Williams x John Smedley : Innovation x Quality.