Fiona Kempton, designer and owner of Kempton & Co., was raised by the sea in the countryside of southwest England, setting the stage for a unique childhood and a lifetime connected to the ocean–and horse riding. Fiona’s heritage is a main inspiration. She Studied at London’s Kingston University and moved to New York after graduation; pending ten years designing for major fashion companies before launching Kempton & Co. in Brooklyn in 2010.
Foina’s bags are designed with soft leathers and textiles, combining the utility of equestrian hardware. She prides herself in always maintaining an artistic approach to function; it is a philosophy that the company strives to maintain with every bag.
February 14, 2018