Experienced designer and textile manufacturer. Skills include CAD development using Adobe packages, trend research and analysis, pattern cutting, alterations and fixtures. I have a background in Knitwear, Wovens and Jersey. Graduated from Nottingham Trent University in 2018 with a degree in Fashion Knitwear Design and Knitted Textiles.
• Working with high-end luxury design, where standards and pressure are high. • Sewing the leather interiors for the cars using industrial machinery, where attention to detail is essential. • Working as a team to meet daily tight deadlines. • Constantly creating innovative ways to stay on top of our target and meet the company’s requirements.
• Researched and analysed current trends, providing input to the design process. • Creating mood boards for meetings with management and staff. • Created technical drawings using Illustrator and Photoshop. • Assisted on photoshoots, organising models and making sure the shoot runs smoothly.
• CAD development of collections • Created exclusive designs for specific retailers such as Net-A-Porter and Shopbop. • Collaborated with the official Moomin Company to create an exclusive range for AW17. • Assisted on photoshoots, including their Summer 2017 Campaign shoot at the National Theatre. • Assisted in garment fittings, making notes and adjustments where needed. • Worked closely with marketing and web team to collect data on past/current products, taking this information into consideration when designing for the new season.