Following the news of Bates’ death, Sibling posted a picture on their Instagram account in remembrance:
In a small tribute to the designer’s memory, we’ve rounded up some of the most inspiring fashion moments Joe helped to create in the seven years since Sibling was first launched.
Sibling’s famous ‘Knit Monster’, first shown in their Autumn/Winter 2011 collection before appearing in various art exhibitions
Sibling Autumn/Winter 2012-13
Sister by Sibling Spring/Summer 2013
Sibling Autumn/Winter 2013-14
Sister by Sibling Autumn/Winter 2013-14
Sibling Spring/Summer 2015
Sibling Autumn/Winter 2015-16
Sibling Spring/Summer 2016
Joe making his final bow on the catwalk at LCM in June, alongside Sid and Cozette.