FINTAN MULHOLLAND
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ABOUT

Fintan Mulholland exhibits his unique vision through knitwear in an organic way. Signature designs are recognised by their striking sculptural silhouettes, subtle textured patterns and exquisitely handcrafted finishes. All materials are used as the starting point for the designs to take shape in the most natural way. The designs are handcrafted using only natural yarns such as lambswool, alpaca, yak, linen and cashmere.

AFTER COMPLETING A BAchelors degree IN TEXTILE ART, DESIGN WITH FASHION FROM BELFAST SCHOOL OF ART AND COMPLETING A MAsters IN FASHION KNITWEAR DESIGN NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY, FINTAN PRODUCES HIGH QUALITY, INNOVATIVE DESIGNS USING fine NATURAL MATERIALS. HIS WORK EXPLORES A RANGE OF TECHNIQUES TO EXPLORE NEW FORMS to , CREATe SCULPTURAL KNITWEAR. CHANGING IDEALS LIE AT THE HEART OF HIS WORK BY USING KNIT ALONG WITH STRONG CONCEPTS aid NEW FORMS OF HIS SELF-EXPRESSION AND THAT THESE, IN TURN, LEAD TO NEW OUTCOMES OF THE DESIGN PROCESS.


BROWN THOMAS CREATE 2016

IRISH DESIGN INSTITUTE EMERGING FASHION DESIGNER WINNER 2015

IRISH DESIGN INSTITUTE SUSTAINABLE PRODUCT COMMENDED 2015

BATSFORD PRIZE FINALIST 2015

IRISH DESIGN INSTITUTE GRADUATE FASHION DESIGN CATEGORY WINNER 2014

INIS MEÁIN CREATIVE KNITWEAR AWARD WINNER 2014