Hawthorne & Heaney for Miss World

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Saturday was the big night of the year for beauty pagentry as it was the final of 2019’s Miss World competition, held in London’s Excel center. This year’s winner, Toni-Ann Singh from Jamaica was crowned this year’s winner, beutifully modelling Hawthorne & Heaney made winner’s sash. Image Credit @missworld Singh wowed the judges with her […]

Hawthorne & Heaney for Miss World

Embroidery, Fashion, London, 2019, beauty pagent, crystals, embroidery hand embroidery, jack heslewood, machine embroidery, miss world, mr world, sash, toni ann singh, winner

Once in a while, a job comes along that doesn’t really feel like it was real. One such recent job was making the Miss World sash for 2018’s contest. It’s fair to say that it has got to be the most prestigious of beauty pagents, so we were very pleased to see 2018’s winner Vanessa […]

Hawthorne & Heaney on New Designers

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Every June, Islington’s Business Design Centre plays host to some of the most exciting offerings this years graduates have to bring in the New Designers Exhibition Part 1. Hawthorne and Heaney  went down to see what it was all about this year and to bring you the most exciting pieces. With the show split into […]

Hawthorne & Heaney for Ong Oaj Pairam

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With London Fashion Week well and truely underway, we thought we would share with you a little piece of Hawthorne & Heaney embroidery that made its way onto the catwalk. We worked with the Brighton based designer Ong Oaj Pairam on his AW2016 collection to produce a heavily encrusted, lace and crystal bodice. It was […]

London Fashion and H&H

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Hawthorne & Heaney always watch the emergence of new fashion graduates with great interest and feel its very important to encourage young designers in order to propel fashion forwards.  Over the last week there has been plenty of new talent coming through and this talent has been displaying a range of extremely innovative embroidery.   […]

KANYE WEST

This season the studio has been busy with a particularly interesting client with an exciting brief. We had to keep the project confidential during production but are now very excited to be able to share some photographs of the outcome. We were approached by Louise Goldin’s team on behalf of Kanye West, and asked to […]