Sarah Cownley's Profile
Sarah Cownley is the face behind Glimpse Creations. An award winning jewelry and embroidery designer, she is known for creating one of a kind, couture pieces that adorn the body as art. In 2009, Sarah moved to Paris to study at the prestigious atelier Lesage (an atelier owned by Chanel). Here, she learned the craft of Haute Couture Embroidery and Beadwork. She ended up living in Paris for 5 years, studying traditional French couture crafting techniques and attending Paris Fashion Week.
Fascinated by the many artisans still working in the craft trade who create pieces for the world of Couture fashion, Sarah decided to shed some light on these little known atelier houses, by teaching couture embroidery and giving lectures on the craft trade. She also now incorporates these age old techniques that she learned at Lesage into her own jewelry and accessory creations…
- Born on April 10
- Joined March 27, 2012