David Bates

I enjoy print making and sculpturing garments to an extreme limit. Above all else I would love my fashion to be remembered for being fun.

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Ready to Grow collection

Trees and flowers have always inspired me - This is part of a capsule collection featuring sustainable ready to wear garments.

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Barbies Dream collection

I investigated the 'ideal' feminine body and how fashion is used to disguise, distort and conceal elements. With this collection I explored and exploded the idea of the perfect figure and silhouette.