I am a knitwear designer with a keen interest in beaded embellishments. Knitwear is exciting in its versatility and its scope to create garments for any situation and occasion.
Placements at Donna Karan, Jaeger and Larch Rose furthered my knowledge in designing for customers in a commercial environment, educating on Read More...
By Taking inspiration from pointillism and peacock feathers I am able to use fine gauge machines to produce a delicate and detailed fabric with a spec
I have studied how parachutes look when relaxed and when they were caught by the air. This lead me to connecting and pulling fabric in ways which changed the drape of the garment.
Knitwear can adapt to and work with the body in many different ways. The skirt can change in shape depending on how it is fastened, whilst the tension of back of the dress can change from loose to tight depending on the models pose.
My beading is taught to me by my Grandmother. It has inspired my knitwear designs heavily by enabling me to create jewelery which has a purpose and reason for being on the garment whether it be for shaping or for colour.
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