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Category Textiles
Listing date October 9, 2017

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Artist's description

I am Sarah Hughes a Contemporary Textile Designer based in Hassocks. I completed my BA(hons) in Surface and Textile Design at Brighton university in 2010. I make fashion assesories and homeware from reclaimed materials woth a mixture of machine and hamd knitted facbrics using surplus yarn (end of line) and unwanted yarn. I like to ise eeclaimed materials to produced eco-friendly producrs, resuing all types of materials. My priducts provide a small solution to what can be do e with your unwanted matetails in a stylish and practical way. I am very aware of how the textile industry nees to be more conscious of its carbon foot print. My recent work are the tea cosies and mug cosies. I am currently working on knitted animal teddys which will be ready for christmas