Leiden: What is your relationship with fashion? Lydia Downe: I have always been a big fan of fashion. From a very young age I have used design as a creative outlet and fashion design in particular has always been one of my passions. There’s a very real ‘human’ element to fashion and I love the way it can be used as a form of expression on a personal level and also as a reflection of society. I studied textiles throughout high school and college and after college I moved to Melbourne to… Continue Reading


              Credits Photography: Polished Photography / / Facebook / Instagram @polished.cbr Clothing and styling: Pure Pod / / Facebook / Instagram @purepodfashion Styling Assist: Emma Batchelor Model: Joanna Bear