New Power Studio

New Power Studio
Designer name: Thom Murphy

The Wirral, North West England

Design background:
Thom was an established menswear stylist and art director before he founded New Power Studio in February 2009. Spring/summer 2012 is his first season with NEWGEN MEN.

Design signatures:
“A sportswear influence has run through most of the collections.”

Career highlight:
“Sending pieces from the collection straight from a Steven Klein shoot to a Dave Sims shoot.”

How would you describe your ideal client?
“It’s great to see a connection between the people involved in the show and those buying the collection: it’s the same person.”

Trademark piece:
“We are doing well with the jersey items at the moment.”

Three spring/summer 2012 inspirations:
“Hope, faith and charity.”

What’s next for you?
“As a studio we are going to continue to explore our creative ideas and present them using clothing and other mediums.”

Who are your design heroes?
“Jean-Paul Gaultier for his overall vision and fun.”

What’s your favourite cultural hotspot in the capital?
“The pop-up underground restaurant Pale Blue Door.”
2-4 Southgate Road
Thomas Briggs Building
Unit 3F
N1 3JJ

Contact details

Sales Contact

Thom Murphy
Tel: +44 (0) 75 8555 0050

Press Contact

Rachael Barker
Tel: +44 (0) 78 1613 5617