About Heather Lawton:
New York based designer Heather Lawton grew up in Prince Edward Island as a versed equestrian traveling the world for competitions before fully dedicating herself as a fashion designer in 2003. While residing in Canada, Lawton studied fashion design at The International Academy of Design.
In 2006 Lawton relocated to New York to attended classes at Parsons: The New School for Design and Fashion Institute of Technology to further develop her skills as a fashion designer.
In 2011 Lawton launched her first Fall / Winter collection, interspersing fine silk, lace, and cashmere with extraordinary fabrics such as goat hair, Mongolian lamb, quilted crocodile, python, rope, and synthetic filigree mesh.
With every collection Lawton selects rich sources, futuristic cuts, and avant-garde details, combining them in statement pieces that stand alone.
Lawton has shown her Fall / Winter 2011 collection at Toronto LG Fashion Week and her Fall / Winter 2013 collection at New York Fashion Week.