Sam Cotton is a Creative Director who has worked within the Fashion Industry for the last 10 years. Previously, owning a multi award winning Fashion Brand called Agi & Sam that showed on schedule at London Fashion Week.
He now consults closely with a team of PHD Material Scientists at the University of Central London’s Institute of Making, directing projects for Luxury Fashion Brands in the LVMH and Richemont Groups, using science and technology throughout their businesses; from product innovation to overall Creative Direction across Womenswear, Menswear and Accessories.
Past and present consultancies and collaborations include COS, Nike, Lacoste, Topman, Jaeger, Fred Perry and Converse, as well as working for luxury brands J.W. Anderson, Alexander McQueen and Karl Lagerfeld.
Awards include International Woolmark Prize Regional Winner 2016, LVMH Prize Finalist 2015, WGSN Breakthrough Designer of the Year 2015, GQ Men of the Year Award Breakthrough Designer 2014 and a British Fashion Award for Emerging Menswear 2013.