CIARA SILKE IS AN IRISH DESIGNER WHO HAS DEVELOPED A CONTEMPORARY COLLECTION OF LUXURY SILK TWILL SCARVES
Having completed a degree in Printed Textile Design in the National College of Art and Design (NCAD), Irish fashion designer, Ciara Silke has a tactile feel for the fabrics she uses. In the design and manufacture of her scarves, she juxtaposes bold graphic imagery with soft lightweight fabrics. Similarly, she develops delicate imagery and prints onto heavyweight fabrics. The result of these unexpected combinations is striking and compelling pieces.
BY MOVING IN A UNIQUE DESIGN SPACE WHERE THERE IS GREATER
FREEDOM FOR EXPERIMENTATION SHE FREELY USES UNCONVENTIONAL
COLOUR SCHEMES AND PRINT TECHNIQUES.
Her eponymous line is a feminine combination of bold graphic patterns and elaborate prints which are elegant and wearable. Whether draped, gathered, or tied, they add the perfect touch of style and allure. Ciara Silke's design philosophy embraces simplicity and allure, innovation associated with exploring and introducing new shapes, silhouettes and colour combinations. Ciara Silke worked with global luxury brand Diane Von Furstenberg at its headquarters in New York. Her collections have been featured in British Vogue.