After studying fashion at Central Saint Martin’s, Edina Ronay began her career as an actress and model in 1960's Swinging London. Being friends with icons of that time among which was the actor John Hurt, film composer John Barry , fashion designer Ossie Clark, models Twiggy & Pattie Boyd and Beatle George Harrison, it wasn't long before Edina became an "It Girl” and was recognised as one of England's up and coming young actresses.
British Heritage Designer
Whilst working as a model in the early 70s, Edina opened her first shop on the King's Road in Chelsea. Her collections were also carried by all the prominent independent luxury shops and department stores around the world, including Browns, Liberty, Harrods, Selfridges, Fenwick’s and Harvey Nichols in London as well as Barneys, Bergdorfs, Saks and Bloomingdale's in New York; Takashimaya in Tokyo, Printemps in Paris and Country Road in Australia.
Edina has dressed some of the most prominent, elegant and beautiful women in the world; from Royalty to Red Carpet, including The Princess of Wales, The Duchesses of York, the Duchess of Cornwall, Twiggy, Jerry Hall, Nicole Kidman, Scarlett Johansson and Kate Moss, amongst others. In 2012 Edina Ronay launched the limited edition 'Red Label' collection which is completely made in Britain and sold exclusively online at www.edinaronay.com
Perfectly positioned to utilise its classic British Heritage, the Edina Ronay brand continues to expand into key sectors through a selective licensing programme.