DESIGNER NAME: Edward Crutchley
BACKGROUND: Textile Design Consultant for Louis Vuitton Homme, Richard Nicoll and Chinese menswear brand Jevoni, Central Saint Martins alum Edward has an all-consuming passion for textiles. His work combines ancient artisanal techniques reinvented for the modern luxury client. Shapes are simple and uncluttered bringing the fabrics, and the wearer centre stage.
SIGNATURES: “Classic minimal menswear juxtaposed with the softest of drapery”.
TRADEMARK PIECE: “Draped pleat front trousers with a silk knit sweatshirt.”
THE COLLECTION: “An interpretation of the Japanese appropriation of sportswear”.