Fashion and Textiles
Visual Artist, Fashion Designer & DJ. Based in Hastings, can create custom Visual Art/ Fashion as well as alterations.
Anna-Maria Nabirye is a multidisciplinary artist with projects across theatre, film, visual arts & fashion. Her work is focused on the narratives of Black women within the African Diaspora. She is currently on commission for a solo show for Whitstable Biennale 2022 and a Jerwood Artist on Attachment. She recently performed the leading role of Dez in Adeyemi Michael’s The Future Isn’t What It U…
Every AURA QUE design is developed in collaboration between designer Laura Queening and the small producer groups she works with in Nepal, Vietnam & India. We look to use traditional skills and local materials as much as possible, aiming to encourage empowerment through work for the individual producers who make our products. Each product is brought to life in various charity handicraft units…
I sew. I’m a textiles creative. Upcycling, customisation, garment making, dog coat making 30 years experience working in fashion and textiles. Vintage/antique garment repair
Artist and Jewellery Designer. Graduate from Central Saint Martins Jewellery Design BA, first class hons. Designed and collaborations include Topshop, Theo Fennell, AZVA, The V&A Museum, and Kate Spade.
Gabrielle Parker Clothing
I design and sell vintage inspired cotton floral printed clothing and loungewear. This year I have a collection in upcycled silk as well. I have recently moved to Hastings and am working from one of the units at the Britannia Enterprise Centre near Morrisons
Gemma Textiles create simple, sculptural garments individually hand made using reclaimed and naturally dyed textiles.
Kitty Clogs Sweden
We’re an independent footwear brand based in the UK that has fallen in love with the Swedish Clog. With the help of a family of gifted craftsmen living in the wonderful wild forests of Southern Sweden we are creating conscious clogs that are connected to their roots. This is sustainable, ethically-made footwear for fashion, fairness and the future. For him and for her.
Lady B Embroidery
Amy Burt – hand embroidery artist & tutor. Specialising in modern, traditional and fashion embroidery. I mainly teach for the Royal School of Needlework’s Degree 2 days a week in term time and I also teach private group lessons and one-on-one. Before moving here in January I worked for over 6 years in the London fashion industry doing embroidery for Alexander McQueen and Ralph & Russo.