The goings on of Hannah Taylor, knitwear designer.
Monday, 14 June 2010
Last week was the Royal College of Art's Fashion Show, where the 2nd year students showed their Graduate MA collections. It was a fantastic few days, and over the past couple of months I had been working as part of the Umbro team on our project for 'Umbro 2015', where we designed and produced a capsule collection for them based around our future predicitions for the brand, and was the opener of the show. Lots of hand knitting has certainly kept me busy! More pictures can be found here. Below is a mini version of what my initial ideas were for the team back in March:
He is the ultimate football 'fan', wearing a jumper made entirely of his favourite teams scarves as in 2015 we may still be in the recession, and so what better way to keep up with your favourite team's colours than to have your gran whip up a knitted football kit for you?!
27 years old, Assistant Designer of Mens Knitwear at Burberry.
Royal College of Art MA graduate - I am knitter at heart, i knit and knit and knit quite a fair bit!
Other things I enjoy are making lists, riding my bike around London, Boris (my cat), The Smiths, and cups of tea with the bag left in. :)