PHOTO Jo Miller

ØYEBLIKK 2020 COLLABORATION

 

Jo Miller is a milliner focusing on concept and process led millinery within fashion based in London. Project-based rather than producing seasonal collections, she works experimentally between traditional and extreme millinery practices, utilising both high and low materials. 

Matthew and Jo met in 2018, when they understood their similarities with approach to design and ethos. Together, they have developed a series of non-toxic resin pieces for Matthew Needham ØYEBLIKK 2020. 

PHOTOS Harry Bradbury

THE 'GLASS' BALLOON

 

With the balloon having great significance to the story of ØYEBLIKK, the headpiece becomes the centrepiece of the collaboration, initiating the development process for the other pieces.

 

PHOTO Jo Miller

THE RESIN MOUTHPIECE

 

An overpour at Central Saint Martins during the process of making STRUCTURE 01, the non-toxic resin mouthpiece was released on show day, with headphone cables becoming the final attachment method.

 

PHOTO Mattie White
PHOTO Jo Miller

STRUCTURE 01

 

A spontaneous structure that became part of the collection presentation. STRUCTURE 01 was made to highlight the process of how the resin pieces were made. Using the original stool from the studio, the installation was intended to highlight the importance of this collaboration and show that process is as important to the story as the final outcome.

 

THE WATER BALLOON

Using water-filled balloons to create the silhouette, the non-toxic resin exterior becomes a vessel for collecting and carrying mountain water. Sash window cord is integrated as a handle. 

 

MATTHEW NEEDHAM
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JO MILLER
'ØYEBLIKK'
MATTHEW NEEDHAM CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS
MA FASHION GRADUATE COLLECTION 2020
PHOTOGRAPHY
STOPFORTH STUDIO
HARRY BRADBURY
MODELS
EDWARD DENNEY
MARIA @ CIEL MODEL MANAGEMENT
MAKE UP
MATTIE WHITE
HAIR
MIKE O'GORMAN
 
SPONSORED BY
 
 
 
 
SUSTAINABILITY FUND
 
SPECIAL THANKS
JO MILLER
THE BRITISH FASHION COUNCIL
KERING FOUNDATION
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