Dilys Williams

Fashion & Textiles

Dilys is a fashion designer, collaborator and facilitator of change. She established the Centre for Sustainable Fashion (CSF), to provoke, challenge and question the fashion status quo, designing transformative solutions that balance ecology, society and culture.

Her academic interests focus on curriculum with sustainability at its heart, working with undergraduate courses and writing and developing the course structure and content for the groundbreaking MA Fashion and the Environment.

Dilys’s background spans both luxury and high street brands. She spent ten years designing collections for Katharine Hamnett, pioneering the use of organically produced materials and promoting awareness of issues surrounding ethical and ecological design and production methods. She believes that there are myriad ways in which we can engage human ingenuity towards a world in which we can all prosper and thrive.