Category Archives: Research
One of the inmates that Fine Cell Work works with did a piece for them on happiness from one of the UK based prisons. I fell in love with it the first time I saw it. Knowing that this guy … Continue reading
For A/W13 we have teamed up with Fine Cell Work for the embroidery. They are a charity working with over 40 prisons in the UK. Fine Cell Work train around 400 prisoners each year in the craft of needlework. 75% … Continue reading
For SS13 Trine Lindegaard has teamed up with Mimi Kiffe textiles. Mimi Kiffe fabrics are made by weavers in Ghana and the Ivory Coast. The materials are entirely handmade from the picking of the cotton to the traditional weaving of … Continue reading
This season we have been painting a lot of silk fabrics, which has then been bound onto foam and knitted polyester as well as waterproofed for AW12. Thanks to Patrick for kindly helping out again.
This season we are looking into a dreamy child like universe of the old Western America.
I came across the book Carnival (Thames & Hudson 2004) the other day, and I love the colourful images illustrating people from all over the world dressed up and adorned for their local celebrations.