Rodney Patterson is a New York based accessory designer, born in Chicago. He moved to New York in the 90’s to follow his passion for design. He has worked as stylist and visual director for many leading fashion companies. In 2015 after a successful career in fashion presentation, he launched his accessory collection under the Esenshel label.
Esenshel is a unisex headwear collection, designed to be an extension of the wearer, and to reflect his or her lifestyle. Rodney’s vision is married to the idea that style comes from within. This style mantra is the foundation upon which the collection is built. Esenshel identifies and defines the needs of the modern urban wearer.
Esenshel was born of Rodney’s desire to express himself creatively through the development of tangible accessory items. Items that he envisioned but were unavailable in the marketplace. items authentic to his aesthetic. Esenshel accessories are thoughtful, unique in shape and proportion, and hand crafted in America. The current collection focuses on headwear, future collections will include bags and outerwear.