Daisy Watt — Handwoven Waffle Blanket
Fascinated with structure and an incurable need to understand how things work, Daisy is an Australian designer working mostly within a handwoven practice.
After moving to Melbourne at age 17, Daisy commenced study with RMIT University for 4 years, graduating in 2015 with a Diploma of Textile development and a Bachelor of Arts (Textile Design).
With a love for the creative community, Daisy established Toast Workroom at the age of 22. The all-women communal studio space is home to half a dozen creative women who work alongside each other on their respective creative practices, as well as a platform for friends/collaborators and others within the community to launch new products.
Her works have also been featured by the likes of Frankie Magazine, Outlier Blog and Also in a recent feature by Pimms Australia showcasing young women in business. Daisy now lives and works out of her studio as a weaver, a freelance designer, a lecturer at RMIT and a studio manager at Toast Workroom.
Handwoven on a 12 shaft manual dobby loom in Melbourne AUS.
COMPOSITION: 50% Mercerized Cotton, 12% Silk, 38% Mohair
DIMENSIONS: 70cm in width and 140cm in length