London’s biggest festival of fashion, Pure London, is delighted to announce a collaboration with product development, sourcing and production guru to fast-track the show’s sourcing and manufacturing section Pure Origin.
Julie Driscoll, Managing Director of Pure London says: “With nearly 20 years experience working with leading textile manufacturers, trading companies and international textile exhibitions instilling systems and processes within the supply chain I am delighted that Pure London will be collaborating with Thea. Thea will utilise her wealth of experience, knowledge and valuable global network to fast track Pure London’s sourcing and manufacturing section Pure Origin.”
Held at Olympia London alongside Pure London and Pure Man, Pure Origin is the heart of the fashion supply chain and the gateway for international manufacturers to break into the UK market, to meet with thousands of visitors from the fashion retail ecosystem and be a part of a market whose growth rate is leading across Europe. It offers a unique opportunity for connected and efficient business by facilitating easy access to global suppliers and fuelling networking and trade. Over 70 manufacturers from the UK and around the world will be exhibiting, including Portugal, Turkey and Mauritius.
Thea is a graduate of Central Saint Martin’s and Nottingham Trent University and currently lives and works in Australia, Hong Kong and China. Commenting on her new role with Pure London she says: “Pure Origin is a fantastic opportunity to showcase new manufacturing techniques, fabrics and innovations and its potential for growth is very exciting, I’m looking forward to being part of it’s dynamic and visionary team.”
The next edition of Pure London and Pure Origin takes place at London Olympia from 22nd – 24th July 2018. For more information visit www.purelondon.com.