Black Sheep



london / England


Central Saint Martins

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Silvia Acién is a Spanish Andalusian designer who graduated from Central Saint Martins BA Knitwear course in 2023.

She comes from a rural part of Spain. Growing up at her parent’s farm influenced her way of observing her surroundings. Respecting nature is one of the most important parts of Silvia’s life and she tries to bring this into every piece of clothing she creates, using natural and regenerative elements.

During her degree, Acién won the Maison/0 x LVMH Green Trial Award and the Frameworks Knitters Award, and showed her work in The Future Fabric Expo and TATE MODERN. Silvia was featured in magazines such as Office, FG*K, Malvie, Hunter, Sicky, Sleek, and Aether. She also took part in several Fundraising catwalks and won the Central Saint Martins Nike project.

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