Samantha Murray from Massey University in New Zealand, very much like Emily Crane, has developed a versatile material from liquid. ‘Sweet Suspension’ combines classical sculpture with the ‘texture of gummy lollies’.
“For me, this collection was entirely about the process: pushing boundaries, creating previously impossible shapes, and exploring the potential of the idea,” she tells Ecouterre.
ECO by Summer Rayne Oakes are vintage-inspired eyewear with a modern twist crafted from the highest quality 95% certified recycled materials. Every pair of glasses sold helps restore forests and sustains communities throughout Mozambique.
This particular film by EJF really inspired my work at the a latter of end of last year. It raised many questions that I wasn’t even sure I had before and shocked and saddened in many ways. Uzbekistan’s cotton trade is astonishing; the regime and forced child labour is inhumane and outrageous that this is happening in our modern day world.
‘It’s not about just designing a bunch of organic jumpers. I have a balance within the brand. If you try to create something people enjoy, and it happens to be made in a responsible way, then that’s when you can really strike an incredible balance.’