Born and raised in Manchester UK, Deborah graduated from Liverpool John Moore’s University with a First Class Honors Degree in Fashion & Textile Design, before completing post graduate courses at London College of Fashion.
After working with Alexander McQueen in London, Deborah moved onto much loved Australian brand Sass & Bide before returning home to work as a senior designer for British brand, Ghost. Shortly after Deborah launched her own line in the UK with successes being featured in Vogue and selling in the famous Carnaby Street, London.
In 2010, Deborah took a decision to move to Dubai, United Arab Emirates and worked with up and coming brands to develop their labels before re-launching her own namesake label in 2014.
The Deborah Henning label is based on the principles of clean modernism. Understanding the needs of women who want a balance of style, practicality and aesthetic is key. The Deborah Henning label is a multi-award winning business, winning the DDFC Fashion Scout award & showcasing at London Fashion Week. Deborah’s other accolades include winning the Stoli. Original creatives award and being a finalist in the ADCB Business awards and Gulf Capital SME awards. Deborah is committed to implementing and developing daily practices on being a responsible, honest and thoughtful company.