Brighton Bicycle Portrait

Anushka Tay is currently studying on the MA Fashion Cultures course at UAL’s London College of Fashion. She is a multi-disciplinary creative, influenced by her backgrounds in costume and music. 

Her long-standing passion for storytelling has taken her down many paths.

Anushka blogs about sewing at Tailoring Tales; and about concepts and clothes at Dress Me Up, Drag Me Out. The archive of her old blog is also available.

Anushka’s writing & work has been published in Pom Pom Quarterly (issues 6 & 7), Fat Quarter, Knit on the Net, and the Zealous.co blog.

In September 2015 she began MA Fashion Cultures at London College of Fashion, with a semester at the Institute for Fashion Studies at Stockholm University. She is the co-editor of the course blog Intangible: Redressing Fashion.

Anushka leads the lyrical, bluesy fusion band Wayward Children, with songwriting partner Francis Botu. Anushka plays the piano, cello, ukulele, and sings. She is dedicated to playing, learning and teaching a range of styles from Bach to the Blues.

Anushka works as a designer-maker, frequently creating costumes and millinery for stage, screen, editorial and events. In June 2012 she graduated with First Class Honours in BA (hons) Costume with Performance Design, from the Arts University College at Bournemouth.

For enquiries regarding collaborations or commissions, or a recent CV, please get in touch via e-mail.


Bad Hands Portrait