Flourish – London Fashion Week 2018 – Saraden Designs

London Fashion Week is nearly here and finally I can reveal that my design ‘Flourish’ is finished and ready to make its way to London. This design has been challenging as I had the concept and colours in my head but when it came to making it I realised not Continue Reading –

Sequence – Hatalk Competition – Saraden Designs

As you may have seen on y social media I entered a hat competition HatTalk E-magazine. and the response has been huge and I would like to thank every single person who has voted for my design! The competition is still open to the public to vote and you can Continue Reading –

Saraden Designs @ A Fabulous Market – February 3rd

I cannot believe it is the last day of January! Did Christmas or January even happen!! Anyways I have have been so busy lately but I am so happy to be back at the markets. I will be doing my first market of 2018 this coming Saturday in The George Continue Reading –

Saraden Designs @ A Fabulous Market November 4th

This Saturday I be at the ever fabulous A Fabulous Market in The George Bar from 12-6pm. This is always a fun event to do there is live music and the bar is also open on the day.                         Continue Reading –

Saraden Designs @ The New Market Collective November 5th

The New Market Collective is coming around once again, this months is on November 5th in New Market Square from 11-5pm. The market itself is next to Teelings Distillery and is about a 20 minute walk from Grafton Street. I will be taking Christmas orders for my sewn illustrations, custom portraits Continue Reading –

Saraden Designs @ The Craft Festival Dun Laoghaire November 12th

Saraden Designs will be attending The Craft Festival in The Royal Marine Hotel on November 12th from 10am – 5pm. This is a free event and you have the amazing scenery of Dun Laoghaire around you to admire also. Exclusive Christmas Collection This will be my second time doing The Continue Reading –

Saraden Designs @ Ashbourne’s Annual Craft Fair November 19th

Ashbourne’s parish hall is holding a Christmas Craft fair on Sunday the 19th of November from 11-3.30pm. There will be a raffle on the day and I will be donating a prize to the raffle. As it is so close to December it seems very fitting to have my Christmas Continue Reading –

Saraden Designs @ Ashbourne Communiy School Christmas Market – November 23rd

This is a very exciting market for me as it is my old secondary school so I am excited to go back and see who is still there. The market itself is on November 23rd 12-5pm in the schools sports hall. On the day I will have some of my Continue Reading –

Exciting Millinery Design Announcement

I have some very exciting news to reveal. I entered two of my designs into a competition a few months ago and this morning I woke up to and email which revealed that I have been short listed for Bridport’s Milliners Competition.  The design which has been shortlisted is Anise, Continue Reading –

Designing for the future: trends we need to consider now

Design is a very vast word which umbrellas a very wide range of arts, crafts, textiles, fashion, etc. As forward as some may come across in the design world others are very much stuck in the past. I myself am a designer. My designs begin with handmade fabrics I make Continue Reading –