Ben Cottrell and Matthew Dainty, collectively known as COTTWEILER, are concept led designers who respond instinctively to their social environment. Forward thinking design and manufacturing is combined with an aspirational quality to form a relevant menswear label. In addition to producing seasonal collections stocked worldwide, COTTWEILER produce films and installations which have been showcased at The Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, the Haus Der Kunst in Munich and Alison Jacques Gallery, London. Collaborators include Fka Twigs, Skepta, Holly Herndon, Daniel Swan and Palmistry. COTTWEILER has been featured in many art and fashion publications such as Vogue Italia, Dazed & Confused, New York Times, The Guardian and i-D magazine.
FASHION AWARDS 2018 - British Emerging Talent Menswear NOMINEE
International Woolmark Prize 2017 WINNER
FASHION AWARDS 2017 - British Emerging Talent Menswear NOMINEE
LVMH Prize 2016 Semi-Finalists
NEWGEN MEN 2017/2018 British Fashion Council
NEWGEN MEN 2016/2017 British Fashion Council
Centre For Fashion Enterprise Pioneer Award October 2016 2016/17