Sofie D'Hoore is a graduate of the Antwerp Academy of Fine Arts. Originally trained in dentistry her interest in fashion eventually lead her to change careers. After working in Italy for a period, she moved back to Brussels and created her first label with partner Chantal Spaas called 'Fashion Ink'. In 1992 Sofie decided to split with the label and design under her own name which developed a devoted following and became known for it's modern, purist aesthetic. Her designs are understated, flattering and created for a woman who values style and comfort over trend driven garments. The focus remains always on precise cutting and the use of the highest quality fabrics.