News — Blog RSS



Migrating Moths

It seems that I have become a serial competition entrant!  My latest work has been a lot of fun, the brief, Entomology, ran by Textile Federation.  Textile Federation is a creative platform enabling both emerging, and established print designers, to showcase their talent globally.  A creative brief for each collection is given for designers to explore, and the winning designs will be printed onto scarves and sold in Topshop Oxford circus. I entered two designs into the competition, the first I named Migrating Moths.  This was made up of 2B tonal studies of moths, inspired by the idea of swarming insect flight paths, and moths to light.  I also liked the idea that the pattern of the moths resembled a...

Continue reading



Women Making it!

I have entered myself into the Triumph competition 'Women in Making'.  This is a fantastic opportunity for women in the Design Industry to compete with the chance of winning both a bursary for their business and mentorship for a year!  Take a look at my profile, and all the other talented female Designers and Makers and cast your votes!  Just follow the link above and search for Rebecca O'Grady.   https://campaign.triumph.com/uk/all-makers  

Continue reading



Roll Up, Roll Up!

They're here! Horrah! I have recently collaborated with Keka Case and have a selection of my designs featured on an array of phone and tablet cases.  Here is a preview of what you can purchase! http://www.kekacase.com/designer-cases/rebecca-ogrady.html                                                                                                                                                                        ...

Continue reading



Happy New Year!

Happy new year! Its that time of year where most of us make promises to ourselves about what we hope to achieve in the coming year.  I have been recycling the same resolutions year after year- I am no closer to being able to do the splits.  So with the optimistic hopefulness that each years good intentions start out with in mind, I am taking a look at what I did actually do in 2013! Here is a collection of designs that I created for use in interior spaces for wallpaper, and fabric for upholstery and curtaining.  These designs were all hand drawn from life studies using ink pens, and then engineered into repeats.  I entered the collection into the...

Continue reading