Ilse Jacobsen, entrepreneur, creative director and designer, founded ILSE JACOBSEN HORNBÆK with a shoe line in 1993. Since then the company has grown rapidly and now also sells the iconic rain boots, rainwear, clothing and accessories.
Ilse Jacobsen was born and raised in Hornbæk, a summer village, famous for the relaxing atmosphere around its small harbor, wide sandy beaches and dunes. Hornbæk is the backdrop for the Danish designer Ilse Jacobsen's life and creativity. Inspired by the natural and raw beauty of her surroundings, Ilse Jacobsen gets the ideas from lifestyle company ILSE JACOBSEN HORNBÆK, which includes the fashion brand ILSE JACOBSEN HORNBÆK, the flower markets BLOMSTEN by ILSE JACOBSEN, the luxury spa KURBADETEN by ILSE JOBSEN and the price JACOBSEN.
Currently, the lifestyle company exports to 25 countries and has concept stores in Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Iceland and England.