Artist Profile: Danielle Simpkin

Danielle Simpkin is a footwear and apparel designer from Freetown, Massachusetts. They are a graduate of Rhode Island school of Design (RISD, AP‘19),  currently residing in Newport, Rhode Island. Their brand D.Simpkin offers unique knitwear made with lasting quality, and sustainably sourced materials. Inspired by bright colors, nostalgia, and a love of nerdy culture, Danielle creates products that manifest what they love into the world. Every D. Simpkin products are made with only natural fibers or synthetic fibers that are purchased or found second-hand. To focus on saving more synthetics from being made, D. Simpkin uses natural materials and materials that already have a life in this world.