Danielle Folkes graduated from Loughborough University in 2015 with a degree in Textiles: Innovation and Design, specialising within Multi-Media. Her work combines the use of copper surface treatments with textile techniques to create a contemporary interior surface collection to sit within current and upcoming trends.
Folkes’ work has been featured in various trend publications, including Mix Magazine and MIX Interiors, alongside online articles from Unique Style Platform, Arts Thread, Johnsons Tiles and New Designers.
Awards – Madeira Sponsorship 2014/15
Exhibitions – ‘Opus’ Degree Show 2015 Loughborough, New Designers 2015, London
Material samples currently showcased at the Material Lab, London
(2012-2015) Loughborough University, Textiles Innovation and Design (BA Hons)
(2016-Present) Junior Designer – Amtico, Coventry
(2015) Aftersales Intern – Jimmy Choo, London
(2014) Visual Merchandiser – John Lewis, Nottingham
(2014) Design Intern – Jane Bowler, London
(2014) Studio Intern – Mary Jones Design, Stafford