Art nouveau style

Hi all, I hope this new year is treating you well. Here with one of my latest designs and a bit about my thought process. As with any design, it’s nice to look back to design eras. I favour art deco and art nouveau The pop Botanical I worked on last. felt right for the … Continue reading Art nouveau style

Decorative Border

MOROCCAN TILE PATTERNS / PAISLEY BORDERS / ETHNIC GEOMETRIC EDGINGS / PERSIAN RUG PATTERNS / INDIENNE SHAWL LAYOUTS / ARABESQUE BORDER DESIGNS after research and development design ideas and geo ethnic shapes finished design available from Patternbank uses for this idea...

Rosey Grier

NFL FOOTBALLER Rosey Grier in the 70s, produced this awesome book on needlepoint Self portraits, flowers nothing is off limit, when it comes to needlepoint for this a man. Loving it

NOT Just for Christmas nothing in life worth doing without belief in it's worth or your ability to do so. lets do it, self belief for everyone.

The love of Design or making money

The love of Design or making money or is that too cynical? what ideally drives success? It has seemed to me when deciding on a product you have to consider wether your willing to compromise your vision in the name of making money Or do you soldier on with your vision and hope you find … Continue reading The love of Design or making money

Scarves are what I’m about…

why? I imagine your ask, well fashion design was my aim. once upon a time... but One day a wise tutor said to me "you seem to have a flair for form and colour that would be be suited to surface print. At which point I realised all my fashion design, featured heavily patterned materials. … Continue reading Scarves are what I’m about…

Biodegradable fashion.

I love a quality fabric but I have concerns when deciding how to create a product, a big one is what is the most sustainable (biodegradable) and wearable fabrics? Especially now when the conversation about sustainability in fashion is getting louder. Fashion when it is worn right, can add to a sense of identity, and … Continue reading Biodegradable fashion.