The Australian must-have brand Tigerlily is making it’s move state-side. The up-and-coming brand fuses innovative prints from around the world with classic, figure flattering silhouettes that would leave any fashion-forward beach-lover in awe.
Check out the latest edged-Aussie beach collection at SWELL: SHOP TIGERLILY FALL 2010
SWELL had the chance to chat with Tigerlily’s Head Designer, Amelia Stanley…her thought’s on Fall trends and the newest Tigerlily collection…
SWELL: Tell us something most people wouldn’t know about you…
AMELIA: Two esteemed Astrologists independently profess that I was a witch in a past life…hopefully a nice one…
SWELL: Where do you get your inspiration from?
AMELIA: Nature, architecture, science, music, indigenous cultures, tradition, sentiment, family heirlooms, Ideologies, Italian food and Australia’s beaches.
SWELL: Can you tell us a little about the Fall 2010 collection?
AMELIA: Its dark and moody with subtly rich textiles; hand dyed silk with Gothic mesh window cut-outs, space dye yarn chunky knits with billowing sleeves and sleek velveteen jeans.
SWELL: What is your must-have piece for Fall?
AMELIA: Alice balloon sleeve sweater knit and our Werewolf leather biker jacket
SWELL: What are some major trends you predict for this Fall?
AMELIA: Big, big sleeves in either a sweater or a silk shirt.
SWELL: What trend do you wish would disappear, fast?
AMELIA: Bad floral printed denim in 90s cuts
SWELL: Do you sunscreen or bronze?
AMELIA: Sunscreen! Australian Sun is very strong
SWELL: Why is Prince the best musician ever?
AMELIA: He is the best musician ever because who else can wear head to toe purple and actually pull it off?
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