My fascination with individuals’ differing perspectives on the world around them inspires my fashion, accessories and artwork.
Emma Hamshare is an award-winning conceptual fashion and textile designer, her label äelska is a multi-disciplinary exploration into purity, harmony and symbolism. She creates beautiful garments, textile artwork and accessories and specialises in intricate laser cut lace and digital textile projects.
Inspiration is often taken from small units or symbols to create a modern lace fabric. Emma has used the universal declaration of human rights and musical symbols to create screen prints, lace and garments. Her processes use hand drawing, new technology and traditional garment making processes to create wearable pieces.