Desree Akorahson
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Desree Akorahson

DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
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Desree Akorahson
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Desree Akorahson

DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
FOLLOW INSTA: @desree.sabina.ldn. WEBSITE: https://www.desreeandsabina.co.uk I am a London born Womenswear Designer. I graduated with 1st class Honours at the university for the Creative Arts in July 2017 studying Fashion Textiles Print. My graduate collection was showcased within graduate fashion week and New Designers and featured in contributor magazine. I have collaborated with my friend Sabina Kaucha to create a new fashion brand called Desreè and Sabina Ldn our work in general is based on Expression and exploring, using my florals to communicate that. It’s also about making women feel amazing in our clothing no matter what.
Projects
  • Season 1: Desreè & Sabina
    Season 1: Desreè & SabinaThis collection was our first Ever collection as a team. It showcased at fashion finest for london fashion week and graced a few magazines!
  • TROPICAL ESCAPE
    TROPICAL ESCAPE
  • NIGHT & DAY
    NIGHT & DAY
  • BLOOMING IN THE WIND
    BLOOMING IN THE WIND
  • Coming soon
    Coming soonWorking on something new. Coming this feb.
  • DESREE LONDON X ASOS
    DESREE LONDON X ASOSAfter winning the people's choice for the Asos fashion discovery competition. I was so lucky enough to work with ASOS and create a collection full of fun, boldness and colour. I learned a lot from the company and it was an experience I would never forget. The pieces are fun and there is something there for everyone to wear.
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Projects credited in
  • Collabortion shoots
    Collabortion shoots
  • Collaboration shoot
    Collaboration shootAnother collaboration shoot.
  • Guap Magazine Interview with Fashion Designer, Desree Akorahson
    Guap Magazine Interview with Fashion Designer, Desree Akorahson
  • ASOS Fashion Discovery Competition - Meet The 2018 Winners
    ASOS Fashion Discovery Competition - Meet The 2018 WinnersASOS, as part of the company’s commitment to supporting emerging talent, launched ASOS Fashion Discovery Competition for the second year. Open to up and coming fashion companies registered in the UK, the competition aims to find the very best emerging talent. This year’s Fashion Discovery winning brands each scoop £50,000 of investment, one-to-one mentoring from industry experts, and will be stocked on ASOS for at least two seasons. Plus the People’s Pick winner, as voted for by the public, wil
  • Get to know the 10 new fashion brands shaking up the industry
    Get to know the 10 new fashion brands shaking up the industryASOS, as part of the company’s commitment to supporting emerging talent, launches ASOS Fashion Discovery 2017 for the second year. The competition is open to up and coming fashion companies registered in the UK and aims to find the very best emerging talent. Discover the 10 finalists below. Voting opens at 10am BST on Tuesday 17 April 2018 and closes at 10am BST on Tuesday 1 May 2018. Get voting here.
  • ASOS Fashion Discovery: People's Pick - Voting now closed
    ASOS Fashion Discovery: People's Pick - Voting now closedVote for your favourite ASOS Fashion Discovery Finalist! What is ASOS Fashion Discovery? ASOS, as part of the company’s commitment to supporting emerging talent, launches ASOS Fashion Discovery 2017 for the second year. The competition is open to up and coming fashion companies registered in the UK and aims to find the very best emerging talent. The People's Pick While the judging panel whittles our 10 Fashion Discovery finalists down to two overall winners, it’s time for you to decide who sh
Work history
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    Design AssistantPaper London
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    Traced and adjusted Patterns, created mood boards, colour palettes, styled, assisted in meetings, dressed models for showings, assisted in photoshoots, ran errands, met with factories. steamed clothes. created technical flats on illustrator.
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    Print DesignerEyefix
     - London, United KingdomFull Time
    created a line for prints for the company.
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Skills
  • Print Design
  • Clothing Design
  • Pattern Cutting
  • Assistant Styling
  • Fine Art
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Sewing
  • Embellishment
  • Assistant
  • Adobe Illustrator
Education
    University for the Creative Arts logo
    University for the Creative Arts logo
    BA (Hons) Fashion Textiles: Print-First Class HonourUniversity for the Creative Arts
     - Rochester, United Kingdom
    Summer School Fine Art Foundation
     - London, United Kingdom
    I was excepted at the UAL: Camberwell collage of Arts summer school to learn in depth about fine art.