Chloe Cooper
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Chloe Cooper

Fashion DesignerNorthampton, United Kingdom
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Chloe Cooper

Fashion DesignerNorthampton, United Kingdom
About me
Hello, I'm Chloe Cooper a recent Fashion Design Grad who specialises in conceptual research, technical garment specifications and industrial manufacturing. A quick learner, Chloe is able to adapt to any given work environment and completes all tasks quickly but efficiently. Chloe is very determined to grow as an individual whilst working proficiently within a team to meet important daily deadlines. Chloe possesses the demanding knowledge of technical garment construction and produces work that is of high-quality whilst motivating others to continue to push their design boundaries.
Projects
  • Concept Photoshoot - Cult Life
    Concept Photoshoot - Cult LifePhotoshoot to explore the initial concept of Cult Life - looking into Love, Power, Sacrifice and the awakening of masculinity. The photographic vision was inspired by Tim Walker's imaginative and often theatrical work as we combined the personality of masculinity with glimpses of cult experiences. Fashion Designer: Iona Beresford Stylist: Iona Beresford Hair, Makeup & Styling: Chloe Cooper Photographer: Alex Macchiarelli Model: Frazer Little
  • FMP Photoshoot - A Place
    FMP Photoshoot - A PlaceMy fmp collection is titled ‘A Place’ and stems from themes of paradise to create a place of belonging, a space to be truly yourself and to celebrate life for what it is. I have created interchangeable garments that allow the wearer to adapt themselves, giving them full autonomy over their body and expression. My collection uses innovative construction techniques to allow garments to become multi-functional and adaptable. I have carefully sourced deadstock and recycled materials to give new life
  • Sustainable Challenge 2020: Gender Perspective in Fashion
    Sustainable Challenge 2020: Gender Perspective in FashionThere's no sustainable fashion without a gender perspective. Can Fashion, as a key practise in the construction of socialcultural patterns: pay in favour of the visibility of a multitude of realities and become a real tool for socialetal and cultural changes? The joint initiative between MODA-FAD, Design Manchester & British Council selected 40 design based students (20 uk & 20 Spain) and spilt into different categories (Fashion Design, Casting etc) in order to develop fashion concepts & proposa
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Projects credited in
  • We Are KIN- AW20/21
    We Are KIN- AW20/21We Are KIN AW20/20 collection as always made ethically in London with end of line, remnant or natural fabrics.
Work history
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    Design & Technical Graduate Trainee and Tailoring Room AssistantDHL Supply Chain
    Northampton, United KingdomFull Time
    Part of the Design and Technical Team that researches, designs and develops uniform as well as completely tailoring room tasks such as alterations and running the uniform badging service. Working also site buyers to review, assess and approve the design of products. Communicating with suppliers, advising on product direction and maintaining relationships and attending weekly development meetings. Involved in the manufacturing process, from writing specifications to reviewing technical packs, fabrications and garment constructions and size sets. Meeting daily and monthly targets, pushing our design and technical strategy goals, developing a strong work ethic and constantly pushing our design and technical team boundaries.
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    Administrative Assistant / Technical DesignerMs Campbell
     - Northampton, United KingdomFreelance
    Researched potential stockists and putting required information into a formatted spreadsheet. Created technical specifications for current collections, modifying them to the brief to extend the range plan and created garment specification boards ready for the collection presentation. Developed garment construction knowledge as worked with another brands designs and process, being a quick learner due to immediate deadlines.
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Skills
  • Teamworking
  • Creative Assistance
  • CAD Drawings
  • Fashion Assistant
  • Studio Assistance
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Concept
  • Creative Art Direction
  • Fashion Styling
  • Design Development
Education
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    BA Fashion DesignUniversity of Northampton
     - Northampton, United Kingdom
    First Class Honours Skills: Adobe Creative Suit: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign Lectra Modaris course
Awards
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    International Art & Design Competition 2020Accademia Riacci
    I entered the 2020 International Art & Design Competition. The brief was “represent in any form of art, the mixture of two cultures: Italian and your own country’s”. I chose to explore my families culture of the Isle of Wight and combined this with personal family photographs of Italy to portray the feelings of Nostalgia. I sent off a selection of work, and amazingly I came 2nd place in the non-professional divison, winning a year’s study at the Accademia Riaci, in the heart of florence, Italy for Fashion Design.