Bruna Ignatowska

Textiles Design Assistant

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

Skills

  • Fabric Design
  • Fashion Assistant
  • Fabric Development
  • Fabrication
  • Fabric Sourcing
  • Textile Design
  • Textile Development
  • Womenswear
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Viktor&Rolf

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      Anya Hindmarch

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        Shrimps

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          Simone Rocha

          Work history

          Currently

          Textiles Design Assistant

          Studio Joe Duke

          Sep 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • Working in a textiles design studio with clients such as Marc Jacobs, Kenzo, Acne Studios, &Other Stories. Designing, developing and making textiles samples for different projects according to the creative direction given and possible clients.

          2018

          Studio Intern

          Shrimps

          Sep 2018 - Oct 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • Toiling and pattern cutting for the Pre Fall 2019 collection. Hand stitching embellishments on a coat commissioned by Selfridges. Efficient daily studio management.

          2018

          Atelier Intern

          Viktor&Rolf

          Sep 2017 - Mar 2018
          • Amsterdam, Netherlands
          • Internship
          • Assisted in the atelier creating and making the Spring 2018 Haute Couture collection Interpreting inspirational images into woven textiles for samples and final garments. Precise hand sewing, cutting fabric and garment construction. Created fabric flowers with traditional methods and tools by analysing a reference image Worked backstage for Couture Fashion Week Spring 2018 Assisted atelier team with toiling an entire past collection for a commission. Assisted with a look commissioned by the Metropolitan Museum, NYC: pattern cutting and Swarovski crystal application.

          2018

          Design/ Textiles Intern

          Simone Rocha

          Jul 2017 - Sep 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • Assisted the atelier in the making of the Spring/ Summer 18 collection for London Fashion Week Adjusted patterns and accurately cut final samples. Created toiles to be shown in fittings with Simone. Worked with delicate fabrics, such as tulle, using pleating and gathering to precise standards. Development and construction of embellishment: beading and detailed hand stitching. Worked backstage on London Fashion Week SS18

          2017

          Studio Intern

          Anya Hindmarch

          Jan 2017 - Feb 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • Assisted the Ready to Wear designer with the construction of AW17, London Fashion Week Contributed to design research. Confidently used Adobe Illustrator to create technical drawings and colour-ups. Created specifications of bags and coats and very detailed registration drawings. Pattern cutting and toile making of show garments in latex, wool, leather, and fur. Responsibility for cutting most of the coats in final fabrics. Fusing, tracing and making pattern alterations when necessary. Direct liaison with designer Anya, suggesting colours and leather decoration placements. Worked backstage on London Fashion Week AW17.

          Education

          2019

          BA Fashion Design

          University of Westminster

          Sep 2015 - Jul 2019
          • London, United Kingdom

          Awards

          2016

          • For academic performance in 2015/2016