LESLEY HAMPTON is a fashion label established in Toronto, Canada specializing in luxury eveningwear and preminum After 5 designs. The LESLEY HAMPTON brand is known for promoting inclusivity and diversity that represents a broader perception of beauty. The LESLEY HAMPTON brand takes pride in empowering our community by donating portion of our profits and contributing time to mental health and body positive initiatives, including the Centre of Addiction and Mental Health and various discussion groups. Margaret Trudeau, Cheryl Hickey, Roxy Earle, and Dragonette are just a few Canadian celebrities who have proudly worn LESLEY HAMPTON.
Born in 1994, Canadian First Nations designer, founder, and creative director, Lesley Hampton, nurtured a passion for the fashion industry and socio-cultural issues from a young age, with her domestic and international upbringing in Canada's Arctic and Atlantic, Australia, England, Indonesia, and New Caledonia. She has received her International Baccalaureate Diploma from ACS Hillingdon International School, Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Toronto and Sheridan College, with a specialty in Art Studio and Art History, and Ontario College Diploma in Fashion Techniques and Design Diploma from George Brown College. Today, she combines her studio and art history educational background with her expanding technical skills to develop progressive, inspirational, comprehensive, and functional collections. Lesley Hampton has received recognition for her fashion and entrepreneurial work from the Canadian Arts and Fashion Awards - 2018 Simons Fashion Design Student Award nomination, RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards 2018 nomination, and City MOGULS 2018 nomination.