Hermans says she isn't influenced by other designers' work—first she establishes the theme and colors of a line, then she consults textile trend books. She also finds inspiration in history books, like her favorite, Textiles of the Wiener Werkstätte (Thames & Hudson). "They were all about the combination of fashion, art, and textiles," she says.
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Hermans says she isn't influenced by other designers' work—first she establishes the theme and colors of a line, then she consults textile trend books. She also finds inspiration in history books, like her favorite, Textiles of the Wiener Werkstätte (Thames & Hudson). "They were all about the combination of fashion, art, and textiles," she says.