Design internships to inspire

Poppy graduated from Falmouth University in 2018 with a degree in Textile Design.  She joined us in our Design Team for two days a week for 10 weeks, allowing her to maintain a part-time job. Tell us a little about the main tasks in the Design Team? My main role was centred on helping develop designs for Autumn/Winter 20/21. This consisted of researching trends and themes; drawing and painting motifs; and producing a range of textile designs. What was the best part of your internship and why? Getting to witness the... Read More


So you want to be a Print Designer?

Meet Hannah, our lovely Print Designer who has worked for Mistral for 6 years.                         What is your background, how did you get into your print designing? I have always loved drawing and painting, especially flowers and dresses, I studied Textile Design at University, specialising in embroidery for fashion. I did a three month work placement in New York as an embellishment designer and realised it wasn’t for me, so I started looking for broader design jobs before being... Read More