A talk by Wallace Sewell & Mitchell Interflex.
A British Design and Manufacturing Success Story: And how they did it.
Guest speakers Harriet Wallace Jones & Emma Sewell of design studio Wallace Sewell and Lance Mitchell of weaving mill Mitchell Interflex, will talk of how crucial it was to unite craft design with industrial manufacturing, while keeping the originality of their products, for the growth of their vibrant brand.
Wallace Sewell is a woven textile design studio based in London. Mitchell Interflex is a weaving mill based in Lancashire.
As a result the British Design Studio has a thriving business in highly distinctive woven accessories and products, which can be found in galleries and retailers in over 20 countries, a textile story whose success is rooted in British design and manufacturing.
Date: Wednesday 15 January 2020, 6.30pm drinks reception for 7pm until 8.30pm.
Venue: London College of Fashion, Rootstein Hopkins Space – 20 John Princes Street, London, W1G 0BJ.
Lecture Theatre – RHS East Space and the Centre Space for drinks reception beforehand
Entrance: TI members £5, non-members £10 and students free.