Photo from Orla Kiely Instagram

This photo is a taster of Orla Kiely’s upcoming London Fashion Week show which is inspired by, you guessed it, the library!! I can not wait to see this collection; having always loved Orla Kiely’s preppy vintage style and super cute prints, I can only imagine how amazing the collection is going to be with a twist of ‘library’ thrown in. eeeeeeeeee!!

If you want to learn more about Orla Kiely in the meantime…

Syndetics book coverPattern / Orla Kiely.
“The world of Orla Kiely is one where pattern reigns. Giving a personal account of what informs her work and inspires her designs, Orla looks at pattern in all its manifestations – the impact of scale and proportions, rhythm and texture, and the all-important dimension of colour.” (Syndetics summary)



Syndetics book coverFashion designers’ sketchbooks. Two / Hywel Davies.
“Following the success of Fashion Designers’ Sketchbooks, this second volume shines a light on the work of a new line-up of major names in the fashion industry. Photographs, sketches, moodboards, line-ups, toiles, swatches and more all feed the creative processes that forge fashion designs, and here they are brought together to reveal how the final collections are conceived and developed. Orla Kiely, Rick Owens, Clements Ribeiro and Marios Schwab are just some of the prominent designers featured.” – library catalogue

Photo from Orla Kiely Instagram