Accessible, sophisticated, comfortable couture; Rachel Walters offers you stylish, wearable clothing of impeccable quality at reasonable prices. Rachel considers the diverse women in her social network and their daily needs. Concurrently, she feeds her mind with inspirational images from contemporary art, movies, architecture, and New York City. This confluence of inspirational sources mingles with her knowledge of what women enjoy wearing and need to live their lives fully expressed and comfortably. The result is original, flattering, stylish garments in natural fibers that women are excited to wear for a variety of occasions. Rachel's designs communicate an elegant sexiness that is at once playful and sophisticated.
Each piece is built to last a lifetime with a deep commitment to the finest construction quality. Rachel Walters Collection adamantly insists on putting people and the planet first. Therefore, all workers receive fair pay and enjoy ethical and kind treatment. All materials are biodegradable and locally sourced. The garments are locally produced to practically eliminate carbon emissions.
Additionally, clients may customize each order to be tailored to their specs by adding a note at checkout with their measurements. A deep commitment to fine customer service is a hallmark of the brand.
The brand is the culmination of Rachel’s dreams since childhood and her past 15 years of experience in fashion: she has worked as a model, a retail manager, a seamstress, a pattern maker, an illustrator, and designer. Rachel has a BFA in Fashion Design and graduated top of her class, interned twice in Paris in couture ateliers, then was recruited to work in New York City where she rose to Lead Designer after six years. She refined her aesthetic vision and observed the best business practices while working for others and founded her eponymous label in January 2019.
She lives on the Upper West Side with her family and enjoys running, yoga, cooking, dancing, and music.