Katie Jones is an inspirational knitwear designer who teams playful aesthetics with serious ethics. Katie’s self named brand was launched by the British Fashion Councils Estethica in 2016. The brand has always focused on sustainable practice embracing Katie’s Granny’s vision of making something beautiful from nothing and consciously addressing issues of over-consumerism.
She creates wearable, artisanal collections that are big on colour and texture. But more than just creating beautiful garments, the brand creates playful experiences that encourage and champion social and environmental change.
Katie will be exhibiting her gallery entitled M-I-Y at The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show. It will feature a selection of her M-I-Y patterns and makes. Through this she will explain the journey of her brand and how it promotes sustainability.
Katie will also be launching a new set of patterns at the show called Join-the-Dots – this is the first time this selection of designs will of been seen by the public.