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Charlotte Des'Ascoyne

MA work

MA work

The golden age of Hollywood is at the root of this collection, which explores the desire to be feminine, expressive, open and powerful; to give permanence to femininity and establish a solid, non-gendered, physical base for it. 

Info

Info

  • MA Degree

    School

    School of Design

    Programme

    MA Textiles, 2017

    Specialism

    weave

  • My approach to woven textiles is to create pieces that inspire and allude to the non-binary ultra-femme. I make textiles that consist of both humour and play, being over-the-top and exaggerative whilst having a root in traditional techniques and materials. 

  • Degrees

  • BA Textiles, Chelsea College of Art, 2011; Art Foundation, London College of Fashion, 2009
  • Experience

  • Textile designer/Production manager, Ashley Williams, London, 3 Years; Bespoke textile designer/Made to measure specialist, Adrien Sauvage, London, 2 Years
  • Awards

  • Worshipful Company of Weavers Scholarship Prize, 2016,; Haberdashers Company Prize, 2016