Florence Spurling

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Visiting Assistant Professor Fashion Design fspurlin@pratt.edu 718.636.3415 p Brooklyn Campus, Steuben Hall 2

Personal URL

http://www.florencespurling.com

Education

Royal College of Art - MA Textiles Knit Chelsea College of Art and Design - BA Textile Design London College of Fashion - Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

Biography

Florence is a textile designer who specializes in knitted, crocheted and embellished fabrications. Originally from Oxfordshire, England, she trained in London where she received a Masters in Textile Design from The Royal College of Art. Florence is passionate about creating unique, tactile and desirable fabrics that display her love of detail and craftsmanship. She designs and makes textile based jewelry using couture beading and crochet techniques, as well as contemporary hand knit garment and accessories patterns. When not designing under her own name, Florence works on fashion knitwear development for clients such as Anthropologie, Chloe and Michael Kors.