Bess Nielsen and Jan Machenhauer founded Epice in 1999. The company’s design team is based in Copenhagen. Both Bess and Jan are Danish by birth and find the city of Copenhagen to be a point of inspiration for Epice, specifically the city’s vibrant and intensity of color. Bess Nielsen and Jan Machenhauer studied at the Design School in Copenhagen, Nielsen also studied at Beckmans College of Design in Stockholm. Epice designs a large selection of colorful stoles, shawls and scarves for men and women along with cardigans and bags. Offering new original prints in exciting color ways each season. Designed in Copenhagen, made of wool, cashmere, silk, linen or cotton in India, Epice celebrates classic Scandinavian design interlaced with the Indian refinement and intricacy.