My work aesthetic embraces an innovative approach design, pioneering developments in production and meticulous attention to detail. Forever striving to pave the way and be at the forefront of future trends whilst keeping in tune with current ones. A highly skilled, creative and proficient individual with professional experience in the luxury fashion accessories, jewellery, & watch design industry. I am now seeking the next long-term career challenge where I will strive to push boundaries and encompass all skills acquired thus far.
• Designing luxury fine jewellery for launch of new brand • Trend Reports & Mood boards • Specification sheest for factory production in Asia • Liaising with product developer to amend and update specs • Consulting with director for the new route of brand launch • Physically mocking up designs for visual merchandising of new collection • Sourcing samples
• Working alongside director of watches and eyewear and other designers to produce high quality, exceptionally designed products • Continually researching market trends and sourcing samples • Designing products and producing technical specifications through free hand sketching and CAD • Hand picking colours, materials and fixings for eyewear and watches • Creating presentations for design directors and participating in design meetings • Working with the production teams in Italy and Switzerland on specialised projects and development of existing lines for both women and men • Smart Watch design and development; working on Gucci branded user interface, designing a variety of digital dials with smart functions and learning the technological advancements in this area • In depth analysis of the watch market where I worked closely with the Gucci mechanising and sales team • Organising and managing the vintage eyewear archive