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‘Stripes and Planes’ from my 2nd graduate collection ‘GeoSilver’. ©Emma Burrow 2012
Well this years degree show is over and that means one thing… We are next! eeek! I am nervous, anxious and excited all at the same time. Time for a break from textiles, so I can come back fresh and raring to go… Here are a few of my perso
‘Wire’ textile pattern design from my graduate collection ‘GeoSilver’ (Collection 2)  ©Emma Burrow 2012
Helen Storey took the last talk of the day. ‘ From Fashion to Science – Tales of Collaboration’ Helens journey is interesting and quirky. The way she talks and thinks about things is very relaxed and open. Always ready for a challe
‘Fossil’ Repeat textile design from my graduate collection ‘Crystalline Brights’ Collection 1. ©Emma Burrow 2012 Been getting behind with my posts. Also i just graduated with a 2:1 in BA (Hons) Textile Design! :) very happy As always check o
Today I have been inspired and mind boggled by 4 very different but interlocking talks put on by DJCAD. The first talk this morning was by 2011 Turner Prize winner Martin Boyce. Martin took us through his inspiration and thinking. Mainly talking abou
If you read this blog you will know a few things about me; firstly, that I have just graduated with a degree in graphic design and secondly, I am looking for a job within this industry. In pursuit of a job I have made a conscious effort to promote my
I am currently exploring a few options for a fashion company in London for their next collection. I eventually got on the laser cutter the other day and here are some of the results. Unfortunately these are very smelly designs as
For a while I have been debating on wether to change my blog from dynamic view (how it is at present) to simple view which would allow me much more freedom over the layout. I really like the dynamic view as it prioritises images to make the home page
A friend recently approached me about helping him rebrand his company; Prima Oliva. The company makes and sells specialist olive oils to wholesalers, restaurants and pubs. The brief was quite open so there were plenty of avenues to research and explo
If you follow me on twitter or have read this blog before you will know that I have just finished my BA (hons) in Graphic Design. During the three years of the course I learnt a few things: graphics is expensive, time consuming, and at times fru
Over the past few months I have been meaning to redesign my website, but with finishing uni and hand ins it has been pushed further and further down my to do list. But finally, after constant tweaking and getting distracted by facebook/twitter/BBC ne