Cilene Jenkins

Mother, fashion designer, teacher and founder of School of Frock

Cilene Jenkins was born in Brazil. After finishing an MA in fashion and textiles at Central St Martins, she worked with leading designers in London as well as Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. She established School of Frock in London in 2008 and now teaches fashion design, dressmaking and sewing to children and adults. She has also worked with charities and schools running a range of creative, educational and community-orientated workshops and projects. Visit for more information or follow Cilene on Twitter @schooloffrock.

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