Gold Spink Studio is a fashion embellishment concept house based in Brooklyn, New York, founded by award winning British textile designer, Vien Le Wood. Designs are influenced by Vien’s travels to exotic destinations, inspiring her joy and unique eye for color and detail.
Vien Le Wood has been working in the fashion industry for 10 years including renowned fashion labels Rebecca Taylor and Anthropologie where embellishment work featured on runways and press publications.
Vien trained at Northumbria University where she obtained a Batchelor of Arts Honors degree in Fashion Marketing. She also studied at Chelsea College of Art and Design and The Glasgow School of Art where she achieved her Masters in Design, Textiles as Fashion.
Accolades include the prestigious Fashion at Belsay fellowship, where she exhibited alongside fashion designers Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney, Zandra Rhodes and Paul Smith at Belsay Hall, Northumberland, United Kingdom. She was also winner of the Textile Award of her year at Graduate Fashion Week in London.
Vien is currently artist in residence at The Textile Arts Centre in Brooklyn.
See Vien’s portfolio here : www.vienlewood.com