Who are you, where do you come from and what made you want to join the competition?
My name is Yoann Durand. I am from France. It was a pleasure for me to try designing some pattern for bow tie. I love bow tie and illustration, so it was the occasion to do it !
What shape of bow tie best suits this silk?
What influences played into the design?
My personnal taste (japan, pipes, cigars, cocktails...)
What sort of designs do you enjoy from other companies?
Traditionnal with a twist
Was there a period that inspired your design or some reference to popular culture, literature, art?
For the 1st one just kimono art, for the others I really don't know