About us

CHIEMELIE was created by Chie Umeh, a self taught British-based Nigerian fashion designer formerly a pharmacist .She launched the brand in August 2015 at the Africa Fashion Week at the Kensington Olympia, London and in 2016, at The Pure London International trade exhibition . CHIEMELIE also took part in the LVMH prize 2017 emerging designer competition .Chie focuses on creating pieces that show style,individuality, personality, always striving to be original by drawing inspiration from her love for Fine and Applied Arts.
CHIEMELIE's studio is nestled within the popular Cathedral Quarters in Derby,United Kingdom known for its niche shops,fine dining and designer boutiques .

Chie also lives in Derby with her husband and her 3 boys.