Amy Morton

Amy Morton

Buyer / Business Owner Pillo LondonLondon, United Kingdom
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Amy Morton

Amy Morton

Buyer / Business Owner Pillo LondonLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Dedicated Designer, Buyer and Manager with five years in the Furnishing Fabrics Buying department in John Lewis Head Office and seven years experience at luxury homewares and fashion brand Cabbages and Roses. Highly competent in all aspects of the textiles, retail and interiors industry with an extensive transferable skill set. Strong academic credentials.
Projects
  • Styling for My Business - Pillo
    Styling for My Business - PilloI started my online shop Pillolondon.com in 2014. I source antiques and antiques fabric which I then convert into limited edition collections of soft furnishings. I do all aspect of the business: sewing, accounting, design, photography, styling, brand design, marketing etc.
  • Cabbages & Roses Styling
    Cabbages & Roses StylingLocation Research and Sourcing, Photographer Research and Booking, Prop Sourcing, Shipping and Travel Admin and Logistics, Planning, Budgeting for At Home With Country interiors book and various Cabbages and Roses home and fabric shoots.
Projects credited in
  • Interview with Amy Morton, founder of Pillo London
    Interview with Amy Morton, founder of Pillo LondonInterview with Amy Morton, founder of online home accessories shop Pillo London. http://www.hglivingbeautifully.com/2016/08/16/shop-of-the-week-pillo-london
Work history
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    Business OwnerPillo London
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Founder of luxury homewares brand Pillo (pillolondon.com), an online shop offering a range of carefully selected and distinctive homewares and soft furnishings made from screen-printed and vintage textiles.
    John Lewis & Partners logo
    John Lewis & Partners logo
    Assistant BuyerJohn Lewis & Partners
     - Full Time
    Assistant Buyer for Branded and Own Brand Furnishing Fabrics
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Skills
  • Buying
  • Design
  • Photoshop
  • Textile/pattern Design
  • Textile Selection
  • Interior Styling
  • Interior Textiles
  • Textiles Design
  • Textile Knowledge
  • Textile Printing
Education
    BA Surface Design
     - London, United Kingdom
    First Class Honours