ASHLEY HAWKER

SENIOR DESIGNER

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

After graduating Parsons School of Design with a BFA in Fashion Design I have been working for the past 7 years for retail industry leaders in NYC and London such as Tommy Hilfiger and Mountain Warehouse. I specialise in women's wear and active wear design. I also do digital fashion illustration and graphic design.

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Skills

  • Fashion Design
  • Illustration
  • CAD Design
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Design Development
  • Production Management
  • Technical Drawing
  • Garment Fitting
  • Garment Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Tommy Hilfiger

    Tommy Hilfiger

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • M

    Mountain Warehouse

    • J

      Joe Fresh

      • A

        AEROPOSTALE

        Work history

        Currently

        DESIGN AND PRODUCTION MANAGER

        PAMA LONDON

        Jan 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • -Design of all new product and management of production -Factory visits and building of strong relationship with suppliers -Approval of all styles before bulk production -Fabric selecting and ordering -Creation of all garment specs -Packaging design -Aligning of brand aesthetic between all mediums -Logistical planning between headquarters, factories and distribution center

        2018

        HEAD DESIGNER

        Mountain Warehouse

        Jan 2017 - Dec 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • -Sole designer at Mountain Warehouse -Complete ownership of designing all new product across apparel range -Responsible for seasonal product innovation and evolution of key styles -Colour and trend guide -Creation of all CADs -Clearly corresponding with suppliers to receive accurate samples -Partnering with tech team and attending fittings to guide development

        2016

        Junior Designer

        AEROPOSTALE

        Jan 2016 - Nov 2016
        • New York, United States
        • Full Time
        • -Ownership of designing all women’s jersey wear -Tech pack creation and management -Ownership of all CAD work within jersey category -Working with tech team in fittings to ensure a brand right aesthetic -Communication with factories throughout product development -Approval of all submits before bulk production -Management of intern responsibilities

        2016

        ASSISTANT DESIGNER

        Tommy Hilfiger

        Aug 2013 - Jan 2016
        • New York, United States
        • Full Time
        • -Ownership of designing women’s jersey wear -Tech pack creation and hand off to production team -Correspondence with factories to ensure product arrives correctly -Attending fittings to styles to ensure the style of the garment is accurate -Training new employee who became a direct report

        2013

        ASSISTANT DESIGNER

        Joe Fresh

        Aug 2012 - Aug 2013
        • New York, United States
        • Full Time
        • -Assisted with design of women dresses and tops category -Tech pack creation and hand off to production team -Correspondence with factories to ensure product arrives correctly -Attending fittings to styles to ensure the style of the garment is accurate

        Education

        2012

        Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Fashion Design

        Parsons The New School for Design

        Sep 2008 - Jun 2012
        • New York, United States