Shelter is a 100% women run team, with headquarters in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island.
Meet our team ~ all 9 women who make Shelter’s world go round.
Alison - Owner & designer - Comox Valley, BC
Alison is the visionary behind Shelter. Each Shelter piece in your closet once existed as simply a concept in her head. She inspires the team to take risks, play and find confidence in how they show up in the world. She gathers her own inspiration from her two children and the beauty of the world around her.
Shealeen - Shop Manager & Wholesale - Comox Valley, BC
A natural connector, Shea creates an in-store environment where everyone feels heard and understood. She makes sure our day-to-day moves smoothly as well as manages our wholesale division.
She is currently wearing her Oat Olive dress on rotation.
Beverly - Production - Comox Valley, BC
Alongside Alison from the very beginning, Beverly has been the backbone of Shelter's production. In between bringing Alison’s visions to life, you can find her stitching together our next line for our sister brand Shelter kids.
Nula - Social Media Manager - Newcastle, UK
As our social media manager, Nula understands our brand’s vision and brings it to life in the digital world. She is always answering your DM’s and focuses on building connections with our audience.
She is currently wearing her Canvas Brewers on rotation.
Janine - Financial Controller - Comox Valley, BC
As we evolve, Janine ensures that we continue to invest in our future. She is a key part to our growth and she even lets us have a sale once a year :)
Charlotte - Studio Assistant and Customer Service - Comox Valley, BC
Charlotte greets all our online customers with a smile and extended knowledge on each and every piece we carry. She’s an expert in assisting with sizing and always happy to let you know more about our pieces. She is a master at counting and measuring and keeps the studio in line.
Princess - Retail Associate & Model - Comox Valley, BC
From connecting with customers on the sales floor to modelling our newest releases Princess is a welcome new addition to our team.
She is currently wearing her Long Olive Dress on rotation.
Kayla - E-commerce - Guelph, ON
From our website to our internal documents Kayla keeps Shelter running smoothly. She is a master at organization and always makes sure our website is up to date!
She is currently wearing her Cotton PJ set on rotation.
Braiden - Design and Creative Assistant - Victoria, BC
One of Alison’s biggest inspirations as well as her niece, Braiden has always played a vital role in the unfolding of Shelter as together, they design each and every item. Whether it’s designing or styling we’re always after her creative input!
She is currently wearing her Pink Brewers on rotation.