Marlin,17 The Hamlet
Waterford Gardens
West Sussex
BN17 5RY
England / United Kingdom

©2017 by Banafshe Schippel. Proudly created with

 Banafshe Schippel


Simin Banafshe and Susan Schippel originally established their studio in 1986 in Birmingham, England. After graduating in BA's in Textile Design they later met while pursuing Master's Degrees at Manchester Polytechnic. Sharing a common vision, they decided to collaborate their artistic endeavors following graduation.

Since then their creativity has flourished and their talent and dedication has earned their studio a distinguished international reputation.

Presently Banafshe Schippel Design represent a group of exceptionally talented designers creating both hand painted and CAD designs which are both diverse and dynamic, contemporary and traditional to the Home Furnishing Industry. Customers include manufacturers of printed and woven textiles, bedding and bath, area rugs, tabletop, wallpaper, paper products as well as stationery and giftware.



Banafshe Schippel regularly exhibits in textile shows all over the world including:


  • Heimtextil (Germany)

  • Evolution (Netherlands)

  • Surtex (USA)

  • Printsource (USA)

Our next show is at New York City, USA.  Surtex 2020 show will be between 2 and 5 February at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York. We welcome all customers to visit our stand and look forward to seeing you with our new collection. 



Simin Banafshe

UK and Europe

+44 (0) 7990 575 364

Sai Banafshe

USA and Asia

+1 571 213 9300