As Seen On: Megan Ellaby

As Seen On: Megan Ellaby

There has never been a better time to invest in some beautiful sleepwear, as demonstrated by the incredible Megan Ellaby, who is wearing our Crufts silk pyjamas. 
Karen Mabon X Monoprix

Karen Mabon X Monoprix

In 2019, Karen was invited to design a cobranded collection for the French department store, Mon...
MONOCLE: THE ENTREPRENEURS PODCAST: Karen Mabon

MONOCLE: THE ENTREPRENEURS PODCAST: Karen Mabon

Karen Mabon was recently a guest on the Monocle 'Entrepreneurs' podcast, sharing how she developed her business after graduating and plans for the future of the brand.
Anthropologie: Meet the Maker: Karen Mabon

Anthropologie: Meet the Maker: Karen Mabon

Karen Mabon has been interviewed for the Anthropologie blog about her design process and inspirations

Karen Mabon for Buckingham Palace

Karen Mabon drawings for Oh so Royal Buckingham Palace collectionWe are delighted to announce a very special collaboration with Buckingham Palace this week. The ‘Oh so Royal’ collection includes two sets of sleepwear, two silk scarf colourways, a fun pair of sleep masks and lovely plush cushions.

International Women's Day; Partnership with Elemis

Towards the end of last year, I was delighted to have the opportunity to work with one of my favourite beauty brands, Elemis, who invited me to design a limited edition box for their best-selling Pro-Collagen Marine Cream, profits of which would in turn help support Women for Women International.
Here is a little bit about how we worked on the collaboration developed the finished design.

Home for Christmas: Karen Mabon for Heathrow Airport

This winter, Karen Mabon has designed a special silk scarf for Heathrow Airport. It features the joyous moment of reuniting with loved ones for the festivities. These images by David Anderson show Karen working in her studio and gives an insight into her design process.

A is for... Alphabet Scarves at Anthropologie

Anthropologie Karen Mabon Silk Monogram Neck Tie

This winter we've teamed up with Anthropologie to design a full alphabet of monogrammed silk scarves. Each scarf has a unique initial on a background of either rich raspberry, deep teal or golden yellow ochre. They are available in both Anthropologie EU and US, in store and online. We would absolutely love for you to send us pictures of how you are wearing your monogram scarf, tag us @karenmabon or #karenmabon on Instagram and Twitter.

The Telegraph: Luxe Pyjamas to soothe that back-to-school feeling

The Telegraph: Luxe Pyjamas to soothe that back-to-school feeling

Our Zodiac Silk Pyjamas have been featured in the Telegraph in an article titled "Luxe Pyjamas to soothe that back-to-school feeling"

The Show Must Go On

Karen Mabon Swan Lake silk scarf in charcoal

Some of our favourite pieces in 'The Show Must Go On' collection in this beautiful editorial by David N Anderson.

The Show Must Go On | An insight into the AW17 Scarf Collection

Karen Mabon drawingWith the launch of ‘The Show Must Go On’, the AW17 scarf collection, our Digital Editor, Alannah, interviews Karen to find out more about her inspiration and design exploration.

Go Bananas! Universal Pictures Exclusive for Despicable Me 3

Karen Mabon X Despicable Me

We recently collaborated with Universal Pictures to produce limited edition scarves for the premiere of Despicable Me 3.

Karen Mabon for Love Design

Karen Mabon Local Heroes Love Design Scarf

This Valentine's Day, Karen Mabon has designed a limited edition pocket square for the Love Design showcase at the G&V Hotel, Edinburgh. Curated by Dr. Stacey Hunter of Local Heroes, the showcase brings together five designers, each with their own interpretation of the perfect Valentine's Day gift. Karen looked to old Hollywood to inspire this unisex pocket square, which can be used for either a pocket square or neck tie.

New York Magazine: The Gifts the Strategist Editors Will Be Giving (and the Gifts They Want)

New York Magazine: The Gifts the Strategist Editors Will Be Giving (and the Gifts They Want)

Our limited edition Silk Robes for Anthropologie have been featured in New York Magazine
ELLE: The Best Pyjamas To Keep You Cosy This Winter

ELLE: The Best Pyjamas To Keep You Cosy This Winter

Our Forest Fawns silk shirt have been featured in ELLE in an article about the best pyjamas to keep you cosy this winter.

Scotland Re:Designed Showcase & Fashion Award

We were honoured to win the SR:D 2016 Fashion Award at the Scotland Re:Designed showcase in Glasgow. It was great to be among such a talented group of Scottish designers and we loved having our pyjamas on the catwalk, as well as previewing some of our upcoming collection. Here are some images of the event.

Lane Crawford Exclusive: Gifting Theatre Scarf

Lane Crawford Karen Mabon Gifting Theatre Scarf

Every year we bundle up in scarves and big coats with pockets full of lollipops to head to the pantomime. The lights go down and the red velvet curtains swing open to reveal beanstalks, black cats and ballerinas and so begins a night of hilarity. This Christmas we have teamed up with Lane Crawford, the luxury Hong Kong department store, to create an exclusive scarf with inspired by the characters and excitement of the pantomime.

Anthropologie Sleepwear Capsule Collection

Anthropologie Karen Mabon Garden Gnome Silk Sleep Top

This winter there's nothing we love more than getting cosy at home with mulled wine and rewatching Sex and the City. With this in mind, we developed a capsule sleepwear collection for Anthropologie which includes several exclusive pieces such as the Garden Gnomes pyjama shorts set and the Great Gatsby cami set and robe.

RADLEY LONDON: IN THE BAG

Radley In The Bag collaboration with Karen Mabon

 We are delighted to share our collaboration with Radley London, for which Karen found inspiration at the bottom of her bag. In The Bag is a five piece collection of Limited Edition bags, purses and pouches screen-printed and appliquéd with Karen Mabon illustrations. 

Let's Go to London

Our recent collaboration with National Portrait Gallery took us to the streets of London, where we imagined ourselves hopping on double decker buses with Twiggy, having afternoon tea in the Ritz with William Shakespeare and exploring museums with Grayson Perry. The scarf can be found in the National Portrait Gallery Shop and on their website. We'd love to see the adventures your London scarf takes you on so add #KarenMabon to your insta posts to share them.

VOGUE BRASIL: SLEEPWEAR EDIT

VOGUE BRASIL: SLEEPWEAR EDIT

Our Sleepwear presentation has been featured in Vogue Brasil.
VOGUE: Goodbye, Ratty Sweats - Hello, Satin Sets! 6 Pyjamas for a Night of Chic Sleep

VOGUE: Goodbye, Ratty Sweats - Hello, Satin Sets! 6 Pyjamas for a Night of Chic Sleep

Our Regency Café pyjamas have been featured on Vogue in an article about upgrading your sleepwear. 

Sleep

Find out more about the Karen Mabon Sleep preview at the Edinburgh International Fashion Festival.

Local Heroes: Rain Dance Umbrellas

This week we launched our Rain Dance umbrellas as part of the Local Heroes exhibition of Scottish Design. Here are some of the photos, taken by Future Positive, of Karen Mabon with Laura Macintosh.

Sleepwear Salon | Behind the Scenes

The Waldorf Astoria Hotel made the perfect location to preview our Sleepwear collection. Styled by Ian Tod and Laura Macintosh, the Pompadour room was transformed into a luxury boudoir with rococo touches. The model wore silk pyjama sets alongwith some accessories from the Karen Mabon A/W17 collection. These behind the scenes photographs by Aleksandra Modrzejewska give an insight into set up of the event and capture our hair and make up team Gary Lees and Ana Cruzalegui at work.

 

YOU Magazine: Karen Mabon for Vogue 100 Silk Scarf

YOU Magazine: Karen Mabon for Vogue 100 Silk Scarf

Our Vogue 100: A Century of Style silk scarf has been featured in You magazine. 
It's Nice That: SS16 Rosebud Collection

It's Nice That: SS16 Rosebud Collection

Our SS16 Collection has been featured in It's Nice That, photographed by David Anderson
VOGUE: Karen Mabon for Vogue 100: A Centenary of Style

VOGUE: Karen Mabon for Vogue 100: A Centenary of Style

Our Vogue 100 Silk Scarf has been featured on Vogue
COOL HUNTING: Karen Mabon's SS16 Rosebud Collection

COOL HUNTING: Karen Mabon's SS16 Rosebud Collection

Our SS16 Rosebud Collection has been featured in Cool Hunting.

BOB by DOP x Karen Mabon Launch!

I am so excited to share with you the latest offering from BOB by DOP and Karen Mabon: The Equality Collection. This seasons prints centre around love and equality on vintage style seperates that you will love!

VOGUE BRASIL: Rosebud Collection

VOGUE BRASIL: Rosebud Collection

Our Rosebud Collection has been featured in Vogue Brasil.
Vogue Brasil

Vogue Brasil

Our Swan Lake cashmere scarf and Get Back On Your Horse silk scarf have been featured in Vogue Brasil.
The National: All Wrapped Up By Mabon

The National: All Wrapped Up By Mabon

Karen Mabon has been interviewed for The National

Karen Mabon x Dawn O’ Porter

Karen Mabon has designed the prints for Dawn O’ Porters BOB range for the past two seasons and I am more excited than ever with the new season collection! This seasons prints are based on the theme of She Wears The Trousers taking a look at powerful women through the ages. Dawn O’ Porter held an event to launch the new collection and her pop up shop!

Karen Mabon Shortlisted for Accessory Designer of the Year, Scottish Fashion Awards 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 So excited to have been nominated for Accessory Designer of the Year in the 10th Anniversary Scottish Fashion Awards this year!! Huge congratulations and to all the other nomimees, including our pals Strathberry of Scotland, Emily Millichip, Le Kilt and Mairi McDonald. Fingers crossed!