Menswear

PERCIVAL for TRAIDremade

As a project for Autumn Winter 2014, Percival collaborated with the clothing charity Traid to make a special line of products in support of their work.  The mini-collection includes the Percival pea coat cut from meltons and camel cashmere, a selection of check shirts in soft brushed cotton, some outershirts in block colours and checks, slim-cut trousers in our unique fit and fine wool unstructured slim-cut blazers.  All items are manufactured in the UK with reclaimed textiles donated to TRAID.

When I visited TRAID’s warehouse, I was excited to discover the high quality of the fabrics that had been donated.  It made sense to match our design approach to TRAID’s resources.  At Percival, we build quality and longevity into the design of a garment, intending for it to be worn season after season.  This itself means there should be a reduction in waste; using waste material in the first place extends the idea.

Percival for TRAIDremade

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Image Credits:
Photography: Sam Christmas     |    Models: Bethany Harper Walsh, Mark Thompson, Sam Turrell, Luke Waller

Bethany wears pieces from a women’s range I designed “Olivia Hegarty for TRAIDremade”.  With thanks to Bella and Matt for house-boat location.

Freunde von Freunden Interview

German online magazine Freunde von Freunden spent a day with me at home and in the studio.  I talked about me, my things and Percival.

Dog Man Star, photo Owen RichardsMary Beard in the LRB, photo Owen Richards Olivia Hegarty photo Owen RichardsJay-o in the Box photo Owen Richards

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This interview was also published on Zeit Online.