WAFFLE Design is the London based studio of Ciara McGarrity specialising in hand finished soft furnishings. Using exceptional materials WAFFLE creates homewares for projects large and small, residential and commercial. Combining expertise in made to measure curtains, blinds and furnishing fabrics.
WAFFLE's own homeware range presents an understated aesthetic blending contemporary design with traditional craftsmanship. Offering a fresh take on the familiarity of the traditional white waffle weave, each WAFFLE is hand embroidered with pops of colour yarns. Individually made in small batches, charming variations between each hand finished piece ensure each WAFFLE is unique.
Ciara returned to study Soft Furnishings as a mature student at Sir John Cass Department of Art Media & Design in Whitechapel, London, following an inspirational trip to India in 2008. Ciara managed bespoke furnishing projects in the Liberty Fabrics department, looking after VIP clients and projects in London. Ciara went on to design the first WAFFLE homeware products on a quiet week in August 2012 following another world trip in 2011
WAFFLE continues to grow steadily with stockists including HEAL'S, Holly's House and TOAST. WAFFLE's Made to Measure curtains & blinds services tailors for Interior designers, architects and private homes all over London and further afield.