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SPRING / SUMMER 2013


Heralding from London’s Central St Martins, Alice Ashby has previously worked as Assistant Knitwear designer a t R a g & B o n e i n N e w Yo r k a n d c o founded luxury knitwear label The N o r t h C i r c u l a r t w o y e a r s p r ev i o u s l y. She now launches her own line Blake London – with a capsule Spring S u m m e r 1 3 c o l l e c t i o n t h i s S e p t e m b e r. Blake London’s mission is to create contemporary knitwear that offers a more conscious alterative within the luxury market. With a focus on sound sourcing and manufacturing Blake only collaborates with like minded people, celebrating the provenance of the garments through the Origins campaign film. It follows the collection’s journey from design to completion, illustrating the craft and refinement behind every Blake piece. Our goal is to establish Blake as a modern day concept of what clothing should be.

Knitwear at its cleanest and simplest. s u b t l e a n d w e a r a b l e . Ta i l o r e d w i t h the freshest hues and the highest quality construction. An understated e s s e n t i a l . I n d i v i d u a l t o i t s w e a r e r, to be dressed up or paired down. Combining cotton, cashmere, angora’s and wool Blake using the most luxurious yarns to create the new ever yday classic. All Made in the UK, British luxury at its most stylish. Each piece in the Blake collection is part of a numbered Edition. A note and reminder that the garment has delivered its promise of luxury, design and quality.


FOSKETT


FOSKETT


G A L L O WAY Sweater


G A L L O WAY Sweater


G A L L O WAY Sweater


G A L L O WAY Sweater


A D E L A I D E Dress


A D E L A I D E Dress


THOMPSON


THOMPSON


IMPERIAL


IMPERIAL


A D E L A I D E Sweater


A D E L A I D E Sweater


F LY T E


F LY T E


BOSTON


BOSTON


DENBEIGH


DENBEIGH


M I R A B E A U Sweater


M I R A B E A U Sweater


M I R A B E A U Cardigan


M I R A B E A U Cardigan


G A L L O WAY Shorts


G A L L O WAY Shorts


Photographer

JOE MCGORTY

Model

N ATA L I E A R C H E R - S T O R M

Stylist

J OA N N A SY K E S

Hair stylist

MARC R AMOS

Makeup Artist

LILLIE LINDH Design

MICHAEL KNIGHT

For further information on the brand and to make any requests please see below: Sales/ General Appointments: A L I C E A S H BY T . +44 (0) 7849 199 563 E . alice@blake-london.com Press enquiries: E . info@blake-london.com

Blake . London . Spring / Summer 2013  

Blake . London . Spring / Summer 2013

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