Stylonylon wears ecru jumper made in Britain

As seen on Stylonylon

“I’m hoping you’ve already come across the super talented Genevieve Sweeney who makes fabulous knits in thoughtful shapes and textures that result in pieces that feel like something you’ll have forever. This knit has been practically welded to me while spring and winter battle it out. One of those pieces that you feel like knows you…

Knitted Gold Jumpsuit Made in Britain

Syn Magazine | Limbo

Syn Magazine features our statement knitwear in their latest editorial “Limbo”. Showing that knitwear is more than just a jumper with our Gold textured flared jumpsuit. Made in Britain in a viscose linen blend AW16 Elma textured jacquard Navy Trousers, available here Merino Viscose blend in a straight cut style, made in Britain    …

Fashion Illustration Knitwear

Joshua Osborn X GS Collaboration

Joshua Osborn is a London based artist specialising in line drawing. His illustrated reportage gives a powerful energy to balanced forms, subtle marks and expression in lines. You can find Joshua’s work in publications such as The-Out-Net and ShowStudio.   Joshua and I came together for a collaboration in time for my first Pop Up Shop at…

A Place in the Sun | Editorial

A Place in the Sun by Stephanie Alcaino, June 2016. Stunning editorial of our Munro Hand Intarsia jumper and Soar textured unisex jumper featured in Stephanie’s latest work. Soar: Wool Viscose Cashmere blend in a rib and mesh structure placement, unisex silhouette. Munro: Hand Intarsia cashmere jumper in a geometric pattern placement Photographer/ Stylist: ‪#‎StephanieAlcaino‬ Hair and…

Laura Lea Design X GS Workshop

We are very excited to announce that I will be collaborating with Laura Lea Design Boutique this spring, to run two crochet workshops to challenge and explore your crochet interests. Even if you are completely new to crochet, I will teach the basics and give you confidence to create your own product to take home with you. No…

Experiences of Manufacturing in the UK

  Six months ago, I successfully went through the Virgin StartUp Scheme and received funding for my premium knitwear label, Genevieve Sweeney Limited. All the manufacturing is produced within the British Isles, and this was a key value that I wanted the brand to hold. My background, before launching my label, was designing and developing…

The Alpaca Edit

Genevieve Sweeney has hand-selected fleece from The Border Mill’s herd of Alpacas to create unique yarn, spun from family connections within the herd to give a distinctive, individual look and feel with blends of natural colours. The micro mill processes the fleece through modern machinery to the highest standard; attention to detail is noted at…

The Border Mill Alpaca Project: Sneak Peek

Last September, we drove around The Scottish Borders to meet suppliers and family run mills were we met John and Juliet at their Micro Mill, The Border Mill in Duns. John and Juliet are specialists at bespoke spinning of alpaca fibre as well as other rare sheep breeds. Incredibly soft hand feel and natural colours have the option to be spun…