Amber Hards Knitwear

Amber Hards is a British knitwear designer, currently based in Bristol.  She graduated from the University of the West of England in 2010 with a first class BA (HONS) in fashion/textile design and was selected to show at Graduate Fashion Week in the Bristol and Gala show. Following graduation her work has been exhibited as part of Shanghai Fashion week and as a finalist at the Knit and Stitch Graduate show where she was presented with an innovation award by the Craft Council.

In 2014 Amber launched "WHERE'S YOUR MARY?" fashion collective, showcasing and connecting talent from Bristol. 

Amber recently designed and made a Christmas corgi jumper as part of Save the Children's Christmas jumper day campaign, for the wax work model of the Queen to wear at Madame Tussaud's over Christmas. 

Passionate about producing innovative and beautiful knitwear & often inspired by nature, Amber experiments with contrasting yarns & techniques that produce unexpected garments with texture, volume and movement.

She also produces a range of knitted accessories knitted on a machine & finished beautifully by hand.

Amber is currently teaching Machine Knitting for Beginners Workshops from her home studio & the Bristol textile Quarter as well as continuing her label & freelance work.
Twitter: @amberhards
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Contact details

Email address: 
29 Woodbine Road
Bristol BS5 9AJ
Phone: 07976983119
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