Final year project
Ephemeral Beauty [Read more]
A Nymph's Springtime Favours
A digitally printed design on silk of nymphs celebrating the return of spring.
A digitally printed design on silk showcasing the first blooms of the season.
The Invasion of Spring
A statement print using bold colour contrasts, scale and distortion narrating the abduction of Proserpina, the goddess of spring.
A digitally printed design on sateen showcasing the delicate beauty and ethereal qualities of springtime florals.
Marriage of the Underworld
Hand painted and silk screen printed design based on the marriage of Hades and Persephone.
A section of a digitally manipulated statement print of Persephone in the underworld.
Searching for Proserpine
A digitally printed design on silk using layered imagery and tonal qualities combined with a screen printed black foil design.
Printed organza reflecting the fragile beauty and ephemerality of nature.
Charlotte is a printed textile student who aims to express the poetic and dreamlike curiosities of the natural world through her storytelling. She explores a mix of hand rendered intricate drawing techniques, combined with digital manipulation to create enchanting surfaces that reflect themes of distortion and transformation; suitable for a luxury womenswear application.
Her spring/summer 2021 collection ‘Ephemeral Beauty’ is influenced by the Greek myth of Demeter and Persephone which provides a story behind the changing of seasons. Emphasising the beauty in the rebirth of spring, the collection intertwines a romantic spirit and dreamlike innocence with an empowering sense of strength to celebrate all aspects of femininity. Charlotte wishes to translate the intricate details of her subject matter in the depth of her illustrations, and seeks innovation within her designs through the integration of digital elements; creating transformative surfaces that evolve as you look closer and discover new elements. Charlotte wishes to follow her passion in crafting luxury designs and pursue a career in fashion and print design.
Final year project
'19 Prize Winner of Standfast & Barracks live brief
'19 Selected for the Alexander McQueen Roses Exhibition preview
'19 Designs sold online and in store at H&M
'19 Milliken commendation (2019).
June 2019 - September 2019
Print Design Intern, H&M