Alarna Barry
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Alarna Barry

Fashion DesignerLeeds, United Kingdom
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Alarna Barry
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Alarna Barry

Fashion DesignerLeeds, United Kingdom
About me
Alarna Barry is a BA (Hons) Fashion graduate from Leeds Arts University focusing on Menswear, luxury sportswear, outerwear and tailoring. Alarna has over a years industry experience in design, production development and PR.
Projects
  • THREE  the graduate collection
    THREE the graduate collectionTHREE is a S/S21 menswear collection combining sportswear and tailoring featuring layering. Each outfit in THREE features layering of three, supported with or without the aid of boning. The specific reference to historical womenswear corsetry responds to limited evidence of mens corsetry. The lack of corsetry within menswear inspired an approach to menswear from a totally different perspective. It gave ideas and inspiration to create a tailored/ sportswear contemporary modern menswear. collectio
  • EXPEDITION
    EXPEDITIONExpedition is my second year menswear module project where I focused on outerwear and sportswear. The check fabric on the sports technical vest was donated my Alfred Brown.
  • 7481  MTV, ICEBERG, British Fashion Council  competition
    7481 MTV, ICEBERG, British Fashion Council competitionMy portfolio for the MTV, ICEBERG, British Fashion Council competition which was shortlisted from Leeds Arts university. The launch of MTV in 1981 influenced my research into outer space and the solar system. From my research into the launch of MTV, their platform and creative Strategy I wanted to carry forward an outer space theme. Luxury Italian fashion house Iceberg was founded in 1974 by Silvano Gerani and Giuliana Marchini. Taking the year 1974 as a starting point of my research I
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Projects credited in
  • Meet The GFF 2020 Fashion Range Plan Award Nominees
    Meet The GFF 2020 Fashion Range Plan Award NomineesThe Range Plan Award has been created to celebrate and showcase the creative practice of a range plan illustration and recognises the value it holds. We are keen to support graduates communicating their planned final collection of garments and outfits through a line up or range plan image. Meet the nominees below!
Work history
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    Studio and Design InternBerthold
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    During my time at BERTHOLD my main responsibilities included -Assisting the design team in all duties -Head of social media -Taking on research and development -Working on print designs using photoshop -Pattern cutting -Making toiles -Attending fit sessions -Modifies existing patterns for new products -Fabric research for new products -Assisted at the BERTHOLD core launch
    Graduate Fashion Foundation logo
    Graduate Fashion Foundation logo
    Events Team LeaderGraduate Fashion Foundation
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    During Graduate Fashion Week 2019 I was given the role of team leader for the team of interns on the catwalk seating events team. I was in charge of briefing the interns before each GFW show along side the catwalk seating manager as well as directing the sponsors, industry experts and public to their allocated seating area.
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Skills
  • Sports Design
  • Menswear Design
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Technical Drawing
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Print Design
  • Public Relations
  • Production Design
  • Product Development
  • Fashion Design
Education
    Leeds Arts University logo
    Leeds Arts University logo
    Bachelor of Arts (BA) Leeds Arts University
     - Leeds, United Kingdom
    BA (Hons) Fashion design pathway