May 18, 2022


Anything but ordinary

Inside Mont Studio’s Sustainably-Minded Textile Design Practice

The pandemic marked the commence of new beginnings for a lot of creatives, which include textile designer Jarnah Montersino. Just after finishing her Bachelor of Textile Style in RMIT in 2019, she suggests the impact of Covid-19 pushed her in direction of her ‘long-expression goal’ of starting off Mont Studio.

‘I experienced wished to create a business that could lead thoughtful patterned materials, though blurring the line amongst artwork and layout,’ Jarnah says.

‘I’ve increasingly realised the profound impact that artwork and structure have in impacting our environments and consequently the working experience of folks. Textile and floor design, in its myriad forms, can be a way to share stories, emotions and strategies.’

Though the profession improve wasn’t without its troubles, Jarnah cast her have path with the assist of her relatives, and has not appeared again!

Jarnah begins her inventive method with a sketch, collage or painting. Her patterns then get digitised, and the sample development commences, ahead of currently being sent off to the digital printers for assessments. This hands-on, neighborhood method also enables a really sustainable business product, in which each individual metre of material is printed on demand from customers, to stay clear of extra squander.

‘By offering produced-to-order fabric and items that are printed and manufactured locally, I steer clear of squander and let the desire of the prospects to make a decision the generation quantities,’ the designer describes.

Jarnah’s latest array for Mont Studio draws on ‘simple moments’. ‘It is centred on amassing designs and discovering the simplicity of the traces and sorts in each day experiences, the natural beauty in the history of daily life,’ she states. Geometric and summary shapes meet up with textural linens, patterned wallpapers and rustic hand-built vessels. Gorgeous!

See Mont Studio’s total array of work here, and store the assortment with Type Revolutionary below.