Ava Asaadi

Freelance Textile Designer

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  • LocationUnited Kingdom

Skills

 

  • Fashion
  • Print Design
  • Design
  • Sewing
  • Photoshop
  • Word
  • Illustration
  • Embroidery and Embellishment Design
  • Textile Designer
  • Fabric Manipulation
  • Material and Process Experimentation
  • Knit
  • Set Assistant
  • Colour Fabric
  • Yarn and Fabric Dyeing

Work history

Currently

Freelance Textile Designer

AVA Asaadi

Aug 2015

2015

Set Design Intern

Simon Costin

Jun 2014 - Apr 2015
  • > Assisted on fashion editorial and campaign shoots for clients such as Sephora and GARAGE magazine. Duties included building props on set under restricted time frame, material sourcing on site and set dressing. > Worked on large scale set for Swarovski Wien window display, January 2015 > Modelmaking and mix media illustration work for 'Impossible Catwalk Shows' exhibition at London College of Fashion, Sept 2014.

2015

Set Design Assistant

Danielle Romeril

Feb 2015 - Feb 2015
  • > Assistant to Meriel Hunt on Danielle Romeril's AW15 collection at London Fashion Week's Topshop NEWGEN space > Directed other set assistants prior to presentation > Worked with industrial materials for set

2014

Knitwear Intern

Derek Lawlor

Mar 2014 - Apr 2014
  • > Assistance in bespoke show pieces for Lane Crawford stores across China > Experimental embellishment techniques within knitwear: cording, knotting, fringing

2014

Embellishment Intern

Mary Katrantzou

Nov 2013 - Jan 2014
  • > Technical assistance in trimmings, fur, leather, beading > Sourced and supplied materials > Moodboards and material research

2012

Design Intern

Nasir Mazhar

Jun 2012 - Sep 2012
  • > Worked during start up phase of label > Creative ideas accepted by Nasir and integrated into collection > LFW: represented label and liaised with suppliers and clients > Backstage support during TOPSHOP NewGen show

Education

2015

Textile Design BA

Central Saint Martins

Aug 2012 - May 2015

    2012

    Art and Design Foundation

    Camberwell College of Arts

    Aug 2011 - Apr 2012