His second study is SS17 HARD which is a further exploration of the concealing and uncovering of the body.
The collection is inspired by a growing boy's journey and how his perception of that which is hard and tough is framed by his preconceptions.
The inspiration is reflected in fragile materials that are tailored in hard silhouettes. playing with conventional workwear and unconventional embellishment and placements.
Harsh techniques contrast the serene and the disturbed, including acid-wash, silicone concealing, latex coating and tailored tarpaulin.