A graduate of the Grafton Academy and the National College of Art in Dublin, Deborah began her career working in the commercial sector of the fashion industry in Ireland.
The eponymous Deborah Veale collection was launched in 2001 and took a fresh approach to classic feminine tailoring, producing sleek contemporary collections to a dedicated following.
The brand was distributed throughout independent retail stores across Ireland and the UK. Deborahs awards include, international wool secretariat student award, a late late show award in 2002 and Tatler Woman of the year Fashion award in 2007.
Deborah has dressed many high profile women including President Mc Aleese for the state Visit of Queen Elizabeth to Ireland in 2011. With a considerable following for both its fashion and accessories The Deborah Veale Brand has been featured in many major publications including UK Vogue, The Financial Times magazine, UK Woman and Home, Hello magazine, Sunday Independent Life magazine, Image magazine and Irish Tatler magazine amongst others.
Deborah has successfully developed a corporate wear company, DV Professional www.dvprofessional.ie, which specialises in the hospitality and financial sectors.