ANEAU is the brainchild of Anna Westcott working in tandem with Purkal Stree Shakti Samiti, a women’s collective in the foothills of the Himalayas. With a modern and colourful approach to design, ANEAU is weaving quilts designed to last for generations.
From hand-printers to the digitally-savvy, we look at five textile designers gracing the world of fabric design right now. Tess Ritchie reports.
The first major survey of Australian fashion will open at the National Gallery of Victoria from March 5 to July 31, presenting more than 120 works from over 90 designers and celebrating Australia’s unique voice in the fashion industry.