Felted fantasy

12th September 2012

Central St Martins always nurtures great fashion talent, but this year those taking the printed textiles pathway shone through.

Exploring materiality in new ways that are both unexpected and strikingly beautiful was Anita Hirlekar.

Exploring the relationship between hand felted materials and print she has created unique garments and materials that are almost pieces of art in their own right.

Her unique textiles create an organic volume that is emphasised by her garment construction of felting together all the seams. The resulting garments and fabrics are beautifully feminine in a freshly wild manner.


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