Caroline is a Textile Design and Development Consultant based in Yorkshire, a region synonymous with wool textiles. She has over fifteen years’ experience working in Product Innovation and Buying Management roles for global design led brands. She is passionate about sustainable textile manufacturing and local textiles that are a part of culture and history. Caroline enjoys working collaboratively with a transdisciplinary approach, and is particularly interested in how innovative design strategies can reduce impact on the environment. Caroline is currently researching interior woven wool materials through her MA Textile Practice at the University of Huddersfield.