Designers take their main reference points from the “unseen” elements in clothing, art and architecture. The focus is on bringing the inside outside and exposing the raw edges of seams, reversing surfaces to reveal garments in the primary essence of their construction.Read More
In the Fall of 2016 I had the pleasure of collaborating as guest tutor with the University of Brighton Fashion department and their second year students on their Trend module.
We launched the project with a two hour lecture on trend forecasting and a workshop. The 6 weeks that ensued were made of us working in groups as the students created and refined their forecast until they had to give their final presentation.
In this report discover the Future of Loungewear as envisioned by students Vee Hayward, Stef McHenry, Jenni Mellor and Annabel Ballance.Read More
How we see and imagine nature fuels our imagination. Designers, season after season, present their fantasy vision of wildlife often navigating between the seductive, mysterious and playful.Read More