Presenting, Indie Warrior, an exciting new project by talented local designer, Kylee Harris. Check it out at TVM this Sunday!
Tell us about how and when your label was created?
My label was created January 2014, it was developed focusing on the current trends of the bohemian and gypsy traveller lifestyle.
What pieces are included within your range?
The collection consists of dresses, mix'n match tops and skirts
What is your creative background?
I studied fashion at tafe college, have always had a passion for fashion and creating something for the individual trend setter.
Where is the label designed and made?
I personally design the collection and it is manufactured in Indonesia
What inspires you?
Inspiration comes from the laid back lifestyle of the bohemian, travelling gypsy. Influenced styles from the theatrics of 'A Midsummers Night Dream' soft flowing pretty peasant dresses.
What's on your mood board?
My mood board consists of an earth tone colour palate, trees, plants, woodland creatures, symbolic symbols of strength.
What’s your creative space like?
I have a sewing room set up with positive mantras and affimations, magazine cut outs of fashion and creative inspirations and seasonal mood boards.
A day in the life of you consists of?
I have a regular day job five days a week and design and create for my label in my spare time. I enjoy pilates,yoga and dance classes.
Favourite TVM stall (besides yours of course)?
Jewellery by Kim is my favourite TVM stall.
Love to read auto biography and fashion magazines. Favourite blogs, Spell design and Freedom State Bohemian store.
What are we likely to find you wearing on market day?
Market day I wear a piece from the Indie Warrior collection.
What can we expect from the next collection/what are your plans for 2013 and beyond?
Next collection is lace inspired
I choose TVM as is suits the demographics for my target market.
What do you love most about attending TVM?
What I love about attending TVM, is receiving that satisfaction and appreciation from customers about my label.