The process of knitting inspires me as fabric can be created that is unique and can be pushed and manipulated further.
I challenge myself to develop innovative and interesting textures through experimentation, combining different processes.
Exploring ways to alter certain Read More...
I have designed my womenwear collection to combine structure and softeness in a feminine and elegant way. Creating this by manipulating the surface and shaping of the knitting using crochet and felting.
Taking inspiration from my research into the detailed structure of crystals and by working with viscose and lambswool, I aimed to create heavy areas of knitting which could stand out against finer sheer areas. Felting the lambswool to create a solid de
By combining materials with different textural qualities I used crochet to create more 3D linear structures taking inspiration from the layered surfaces of minerals. By using clear plastic thread with cotton whilst crocheting it created a structural pi
By using intarsia I could create solid areas of colour. I developed my colour choices by looking at cut through layers of crystals. To keep my intarsia areas subtle and delicate I gradiated my coloured yarns, changing them row by row.
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