Taja Bobek, originally from Slovenia, graduated in 2016 from the Royal College of Art London. She previously obtained her BA at the London College of Fashion’s Cordwainers, specialising in leather goods. Her awards include the British Fashion Council MA scholarship, APLF Fashion Access competition and The Worshipful Company of Curriers award for excellence and accomplishment in leather accessory design. In 2016, she was presented among 200 emerging talents of Vogue Italia. Combining analytical and experimental approach to design, her work is distinguished by clean lines and refined construction. Materiality and precision are at the core of her design practice; she is carving the link between her passion for interior design / furniture and her fashion accessories background, which brings together industrial, slightly unexpected elements and the elegance and warmth of traditional leatherwork. Taja is currently available for freelance, commissions and other design related job opportunities.