Founded in 2018, the company is the brainchild of Naomi and Alice Howarth.
Naomi, the illustrator and creative director, originally trained as a costume designer at London College of Fashion in 2007 before teaching herself illustration eight years ago. Since, she has written and illustrated four books and produced work for weddings and parties around the world, from New York to Rio, London to Paris.
Alice is the brand director. A former lifestyle and travel journalist, she has worked for publications including British GQ, Conde Nast Traveler, Evening Standard, Dazed & Confused and GLAMOUR.
Since launching, the company has worked in collaboration with event planners such as Fiona Leahy, Fait Accompli and Bentley’s Entertainments, and has created work for brands including AERIN, Desmond & Dempsey and FLOWERBX. The company has been featured in Brides, County & Town House, Harper’s Bazaar and Martha Stewart Weddings and in August 2019, Harper’s Bazaar online named Kinship Press the number one luxury wedding stationers.
Naomi and Alice work together daily, running the company from their East London studio.