Side 1 Designs

While these nights now draw in, I have been designing designs for a beautiful brand. The brief was to make a twill scarf for Strathberry, so this is just one side of it. This is meant to the be the main side, but who is there to say which side is which. I am loving…

Side 2 Designs

The side 2 designs are a little more tame and have more incorporation of the brand in it. From studying other brands, I have made designs that could work whatever the design on the other side. Majority of the designs are in black and white, but can also lend themselves to some colour too which…

Culture Clash

This was our first group project since starting at Edinburgh University. I thought it was timed perfectly since we all knew each other really well at this point and had something distinctive and individual to add to this project. Our project was simple, design a collection of interior textile samples for a commercial purpose. As…

Digital Designs

Usually, I detest Photoshop as I never achieve what I need to create. However, I am glad to say that I now feel like an expert. I used Photoshop to create realisitc digital designs using a technique called Displacement Maps. This technique will realistically place a design on an irregular surface and a draped pattern…

Digital CollageĀ 

This week, I have learnt about Adobe Photoshop Mix. As part of our Textiles A-level course, we have to learn about the use of photoshop as it is useful in many textile companies and universities. We were also using this app as we are making patterns through the company Spoonflower and this app is a very…