Angela Syrett Roper

Menswear Designer

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Projects

Skills

  • Fashion
  • Ethical Fashion
  • Ethical Design
  • Fashion Menswear
  • Menswear Design
  • Menswear Tailoring
  • Denim Design
  • Denim Specialist
  • Denim Washes
  • Denim

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • WESTMINSTERFASHION

    WESTMINSTERFASHION

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    • Fashion

Work history

Currently

Sep 2016
  • Harrow, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Working with the Menswear Masters program I am guiding a group 17 students through a demonstrative course for modern tailoring techniques. This role also entails me to consult students individually and work through each student’s personal designs ensuring that they produce a piece of work which is designed and technically realized. I have previously taught part-time at the University on the Bachelors course managing 40+ students through their fundamental construction coursework and guiding them into fully finished shirt project.

Currently

Founder

Angela Syrett Roper

Jul 2016
  • United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • This is my research initiative specialising in the remobilisation of military uniforms into civilian lifestyle. Mixing craft and modern production methods I deconstruct demobbed military uniforms and integrate premium selvedge denims into functional construction methods. I have presented the collection at: Denim Boulevard, Milan – June 2016 and H&M Design Awards: Semi-Finalist. – Oct 2015.

Currently

Sales Person

Cubitts

Jul 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

2016

Pattern Cutter

Custhom Studio

Sep 2016 - Sep 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2015

Sample Machinist

Itokawa Film

Jul 2015 - Jul 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2012

Creative Intern

Lulu & Co

Feb 2012 - Feb 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I used the production software, Zedonk, to organise the raw materials for production of the collections, after which I was delivering the materials and technical packs to the relevant factories.

2013

Visual Merchandiser

Urban Outfitters

Feb 2012 - Mar 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

2015

Studio Manager

Nasir Mazhar

Aug 2011 - Feb 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I worked with Nasir Mazhar on accessory, womenswear and menswear design. I kept up with the fast paced environment assisting the team leading up to LFW and LCM. I was involved in the development of collections, attending fittings, pattern cutting, grading, studio organization and production packs. Whilst preparing for fashion week Mazhar was also involved in collaborative projects, which I was involved in.

2011

Creative Intern

Sarah Baadarani

Feb 2011 - Jun 2011
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • At Sarah Baadarani I was a runner picking up garments tools and other supplies which the team needed. After a short amount of time I started hand stitching and worked on three embroidered outfits which were shown on the catwalk. I was also trusted to organise the collection before fashion week and was invited back to assist on the lookbook shoot.

Education

2015

Master

The Royal College of Art

Oct 2013 - Jun 2015
  • London, United Kingdom

2013

Bachelor of Design Fashion (honours

Middlesex University

Sep 2010 - Jun 2013
  • London, United Kingdom

Awards

2014

Brioni Tailoring award

Brioni

2014

Albini X Emmett Shirting award

Albini