Originally from rural England, Emilie O’Connor first moved to London to study at St Martin’s College London. After first working in Set Design, Emilie remained interested in maintaining her textile background and created the successful textile studio 009textiles. After working with brands such as Vogue and Soho House, Emilie relocated to Australia and fell in love with the unique Australian environment. She noticed a gap in the market of Australian focused print, design and conversation regarding our environment existed and decided to create the Emilie O’Connor Homestore. Based in Melbourne, Victoria, this venture blends her passion for pattern and colour with her love of nature. Producing beautiful, conscientious and practical homewares, Emilie O'Connor Homestore takes responsibility in a world that consumes without concern, offering an alternative to single-use plastic table & picnic ware.