Working with major fashion businesses, brands and retailers, Mission Brown is a cutting-edge design house and trusted womenswear manufacturer that takes major and emerging labels from concept to retail - offering trend forecasting, product design, manufacturing, direct ethical brokering and global logistics and delivery.


Using its extensive research, design and production expertise, Mission Brown is able to extend the brands it works with - adding to existing ranges and delivering specialised components to collections.  At the forefront of fashion and business, Mission Brown has witnessed the tide turn in textile production. Consumers are becoming more conscious and scrupulous of not just the styles and quality of their fashion purchases - but also their origins.



We also use other offshore locations to undertake certain garment manufacturing in China. For the past 12 years we’ve built strong relationships with various factories, fabric mills and trim suppliers to quickly, efficiently and competitively manufacture apparel to a high standard.


Running our own in-house brand Once Was  Mission Brown demonstrates passion for fashion and the ability to produce premium, quality garments. This first-hand experience enables our team to expertly and authentically manage your needs, ensuring your vision is produced and delivered - on time, every time.





1. Research

Expert trend analysis and forecasting.



2. Design

Beautiful and unique designs suited to your customer and brand.



3. Production

Ethical manufacturing and in house design 



4. Logistics

Distribution and delivery of your range to stores across the globe.


“ONCEWAS is one of my best-selling brands and always on the mark with quality and fit. Dealing with the Mission Brown team is seamless, professional and friendly. They are always there to help when I need.”

- Suzi, Sage Boutique


“I worked with Mission Brown for two years whilst working as a womenswear buyer at Harris Scarfe. I always found the Mission Brown product development team to be professional and the quality of work and garments produced was top tier. Over the years Emma O’Conner became a trusted business associate and her team was always well researched and on trend."

– Sue Hayes, Womenswear buyer


"I have been successfully working with Mission Brown for the last 6 years, their styles are repeatedly best sellers within our business.  Quality in terms of fit & fabrication is consistently of the highest standard,  design is always well researched and relevant to our business, prices are workable and they always deliver on time.  Mission Brown provides an excellent service in all areas and i look forward to our relationship to continue for years to come" 

Nicola O’Reilly, Senior Buyer Womenswear, Harris Scarfe.