As a child, Anke Summerhill spent the afternoons playing in her family’s furniture factory in the Netherlands. Now she’s the managing director of luxury furniture brand Minotti London. She tells us about stepping into the limelight and how ‘age brings strength and confidence’.
Bestselling author and renowned personal stylist, Lizzie Edwards, explains why it is important to dress to support your career ambitions and give yourself an extra confidence boost. As she states, ‘consider your work wardrobe as an important tool to support you in reaching your full potential.’
Discover a premium collection of luxury scarves designed exclusively for The Fold by acclaimed colourist and textile designer Heti Gervis. Heti blends geometric shapes, mixed florals and motifs with opulent tones and splashes of bold colour for this striking collection.
Our in-house design team create unique, coveted pieces you won’t find anywhere else. With a selection of elegant cuts and premium fabrics, there’s plenty of styles to choose from. Described by You Magazine as, ‘exquisite tailoring with a fashion twist’, discover the collection of modernist classics here.
Fold Founder Polly McMaster is looking for women to feature as part of our community of diverse and inspiring Fold Women.
We want to share the empowering career and life stories of incredible figures from around the world. Champion yours or your friend’s story by applying to be our next Fold Woman now.
Smart Works helps unemployed women prepare for job interviews, providing them with business clothes to boost their confidence and giving them the interview skills and advice they need to feel work-ready. Brilliantly, more than 50% of Smart Works clients secure a job within a month of their visit to the charity.
It’s a quandary that generations of working women have grappled with. The eternal search for clothes that allow us to enhance our workwear so that we can feel appropriate during the day, and on point for what the evening has in store. Discover luxurious, standout pieces that will see you from dawn to dusk in style.
Polly McMaster is the founder and CEO of The Fold. Initially a successful businesswoman working in finance, her love of fashion inspired her to create a chic brand for professional women. ‘The Fold is about understanding the professional woman’s needs and creating a stylish, contemporary wardrobe for her’.
The Fold’s Head of Design, Katya Maschenko, discusses the inspiration behind the latest collection. Soft, romantic and feminine, English roses have been brought to life by skilled artisans in Italy, who translated the artwork onto luxurious fabrics. Discover a collection of dream dresses, a modern celebration of flowers.
We worked with an all-female design team, Kinnersley Kent Design, for our Chelsea store.
In line with The Fold’s ethos, they sought to source bespoke materials and art from British female designers. Here KKD explain what led them to artist Stephanie Tudor, and her tactile yet beautifully unexpected designs.
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In Conversation with…
Jane and Amelia
A candid conversation between two of our incredible Fold Women, Jane Marriott O.B.E. (Director, Joint International Counter Terrorism Unit) and Amelia Torode (Media Guru and Former Chief of Strategy Officer, TBWALondon). Listen in, as they discuss their incredible journeys.