Adelle Hickey An Irish artist and designer. She comes from a long family tradition of knitters and makers. She has had a very successful career in the fashion industry and designing cotumes for film. Her ongoing research in Design History and Material Culture generated the Art of Connecting. Adelle has designed a collection of unique and exquisite notebooks and prints inspired by the intertwined knots, stitches and patterns in traditional Irish needlework. These hearts and circle motifs loop back through centuries of traditional knitting and weaving
Each design begins its life as a hand-made piece, carefully knitted and crocheted using cotton thread. Adelle’s exclusive reproduction techniques is the result of many hours of painstaking experimentation, resulting in a unique collection of hand bound and stitched linen notebooks and prints-authentically Irish and handmade with delight.
Adelle Hickey is an Irish Artist and Designer who lives and works in Dublin. Adelle comes form a long family tradition of knitting and dressmaking. Her continuing research in Design History and Material Culture inspired the Art of Connecting. intertwined knots and stitches that build patterns and motifs loop back through centuries of traditional knitting , stitches and weaving. In particular traditional Aran stitches are a central point of refernce.Each design begins its life as a hand-made piece. Carefully knitted and crochet using Cotton thread. They are reproduced using a unique and secret technique.This exclusive techniques is the result of many hours of painstaking experimantation. Each design and made piece is converted into a metal stamps and silk screens to create an individual collection of exquisite high end notebooks, cards and prints