Organizing factory packs, construction guidance sheets and tracing patterns to be sent off to factories. Updating the website stock Dealing with press and customer enquiries Liaising with suppliers, ordering and sourcing fabrics and components for new productions Researching dog events and advertising options
Organizing production schedule for clients so that we meet each deadline on time without clashes. Managing studio when company owner was away making sure production team are on track and know the priority pieces to work on. Liaising with clients, designers and stylists, arranging and attending meeting and fittings alongside booking models. Experienced working with a diverse clientele base Sourcing difficult to find fabrics, bespoke hardware, trimmings, specific packaging and doing inventories and pattern lays for designers to work out quantities needed. Liaising with overseas factories and suppliers on behalf of clients for sealed samples and production. Outsourcing workload to London based factories when necessary and arranging factory packs along with CAD pattern grading. Creating quotes for clients using knowledge of pattern cutting and sewing to determine hourly timeline from sketch and overseeing their financials. Quality controlling garments, occasionally pattern cutting and sewing for clients.
Making up lingerie for customer demand and for campaigns. Contacting stores for buyers contact details. Toiling and helping develop new pieces for the collection. Pattern drafting and grading. Creating excel spreadsheets to keep up to date with stock quantities. Organizing the studio space.
Fashion and Textiles Pathway
Art and Design AS, A-Levels in Fashion and Textiles, English Language, Drama and Threatre Studies, also compleated and Arts Award Gold level