Iris and Wool founder Emily Riggs is ‘honored’ to win 2022 Shine Awards

Utilizing trend as an outlet to cope with the trauma of most cancers as a toddler, Iris and Wool founder Emily Riggs says she’s “honored and honoured” to be named the winner of the 2022 Shine Awards.

Launched in 2017, the Shine Awards rejoice Australian girls who’re really making a distinction to the nation.

Sky Information host Paul Murray stated there was ‘no higher instance’ than Ms Riggs.

“Mum and I have been battling most cancers collectively and a yr after my therapy, Mum sadly misplaced her battle, she was solely 43 and it was the toughest time of my life,” Ms Riggs stated.

Mixing escapism together with her love of trend, Emily created the style label Iris and Wool.

Mrs Riggs stated the iris flower was her mom’s favourite flower.

“I actually delved into the facility of this story. I believe that is how I reduce into what’s a saturated market,” he added.

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