Double Barrel: An Interview with Designer and Model Alice French

Double Barrel: An Interview with Designer and Model Alice French

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Double Barrel is a London-based fashion label created by Alice French. Two-dimensional shapes inspire each detailed piece, and all her garments are lovingly hand printed.
 
Read our short Q&A with French below, paired with stunning film photos by Alex Black.
 
TT: When did you start making clothes?
AF: I started to make clothes when I learnt how to sew, I must have been about 11. I loved textiles and use to try and make things out of any old bit of fabric I could find.
 
TT: When you're not designing or sewing, what are you up to?
AF: I've been modelling for the past 6 years, which works well with Double Barrel since it's flexible. It's given me the opportunity to meet people in the fashion industry and learn.
 
TT: What do you predict will be the "future of fashion" ?
AF: Bright - only good things can come out of people expressing themselves.
 

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