DESIGNER NAME: Edward Crutchley
BACKGROUND: Textile Design Consultant for Louis Vuitton Homme, Richard Nicoll and Chinese menswear brand Jevoni, Central Saint Martins alum Edward has an all-consuming passion for textiles. His work combines ancient artisanal techniques reinvented for the modern luxury client. Shapes are simple and uncluttered bringing the fabrics, and the wearer centre stage.
SIGNATURES: “Surface upon surface upon surface.”
IDEAL CLIENT: “Yoon and Verbal.”
TRADEMARK PIECE: “Artisan made metal baseball cap.”
THE COLLECTION: “The textile arts of Sumba on a shrunken tracksuit.”