The Harlequin Award

SPONSORED BY:

Harlequin

PRIZE: The prize given includes a £1000 to support the development of your design career, alongside an opportunity to gain industry experience with a three-week internship in one of our studios.

OVERVIEW: As a designer we would like you to demonstrate how your collection expresses confident use of pattern and colour to evoke a specific mood through interior furnishings. 

RELEVANT FOR: Textiles & Fashion, Costume Design, Illustration.

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Submit your entries by Friday 14 August (23.59PM).

WINNER NAME:

Molly Marnoch @molprints

UNIVERSITY:

Textile Design, Leeds Arts University

TITLE OF WORK:

Overlooked Sublime

DESCRIPTION OF WORK:

As a collection, these designs aim to focus on the modern consumers’ needs for one’s home environment. Texture, tone and colour play an equal part in order to transport individuals to the overlooked sublime landscape. Familiarity is found through colour and mark bringing ease and comfort to the home by working with natural dyes and exposed paint to mirror those earthy tones found amongst the common british landscape.

AWARD BRIEF DESCRIPTION:

Harlequin invited the designers to demonstrate how their collection expresses confident use of pattern and colour to evoke a specific mood through interior furnishings. 

JUDGES COMMENTS:

At Harlequin we are all about expressing colour confidence through design and Molly’s beautifully sophisticated colour palette fused with her wonderfully striking yet calming hand has created stunning landscape, and floral designs, perfect for interiors.

AWARD PRIZE:

The prize given includes a £1000 to support the development of your design career, alongside an opportunity to gain industry experience with a three-week internship in one of our studios.