Susanna Davis: Creation of a brand
Created in Cromford, a post industrial village in rural Derbyshire, England which was developed from a weavers' settlement in the 18th century, the vision for a linen lifestyle originally arose from stumbling upon master weavers in the Baltic countries.
Travelling extensively throughout Latvia and Lithuania, I was in awe of the ancient craftsmanship involved in flax production and traditional weaving methods, largely unchanged since medieval times; the hand weaving process using natural linen yarn amazed me.
In subsequent travel to northern India and Kashmir I observed design patterns in Moghul architecture. Nature and the textile world exploded with more vibrant colours. This led to the current mélange of strong and softer tones: a harmonious blend of beautiful and bold colours, refelcting Nature’s own glorious palette.
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