Pinghe Ltd. | Womenswear designer | March 2015 – February 2016 Worked directly with creative director in all facets of design and sampling across PINGHE mainline collection and ph.15 diffusion dress line. - Creating innovative designs both hand drawn and CAD. - Creating detailed embroidery artworks both placement and cut and sew. - Working on Swarovski sponsorship application and produced two seasons alongside Swarovski from design to final sample. - Producing garment tech packs and liaising with pattern cutters and Chinese development studio to ensure great end product. - Assisting in general administrative tasks, responsible for sourcing and managing interns.
Worked across woven and jersey garments from design to production. Assisted marketing team with product descriptions and photo shoots. - Creating detailed shop reports and competitor analysis to present to Head of Design and CEO. - Compiling best and worst sellers to update designs and analyse sales. - Created silhouette designs, print and embellishment using Photoshop and Illustrator. - Liaising with factories in China and India to artworks, lab dips and fit notes are correct, and critical path deadlines met. - QC bulk production garments before approving for stores. - Ensuring sample delivery and preparing garments and outfits for shoots. - Writing product descriptions and assisting marketing team when necessary.