Ellie Rousseau

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationMellor, Stockport, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsFashion Designer - Fashion Stylist

Projects

Skills

  • Apparel
  • Design
  • Fabric
  • Pattern Making
  • Sewing
  • Styling
  • Wardrobe
  • Menswear Design

Work history

2015

Studio Assistant Intern

Devon Halfnight Leflufy

Aug 2014 - Jan 2015
  • • Worked on the menswear AW’15 collection • Adjusted to working in a small studio of only the designer and one other intern • Strengthened skills in research, pattern cutting, fittings and construction of prototypes • Regular use of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop for CAD - print designs/ graphics & technical specs for Tech Packs • Assisting the designer on every stage of the process from research to final pieces • Stylist Assistant on a feature shoot for L’Uomo Vogue • Sewed production line garments for retail at Opening Ceremony • Became a part of the Living Art Project accommodation project for creatives

2013

Studio Intern

Anderson

Mar 2013 - May 2013
  • • Worked on the menswear SS’14 and the womenswear Resort ‘14 collections from start to end • Assisted the stylist on the first J.W. Anderson campaign advertisement shoot showcasing both the men’s and women’s AW’13 collections • Production of tech packs for liasons with factories and factory visits • Regular fabric sourcing • Demonstration of understanding the brand • Studio management • Constant appreciation of deadlines ensuring all were met • Worked backstage at both the menswear SS’14 and womenswear SS’14 shows at London Fashion Week • Highly strengthened skills in research, archive, sampling, design, pattern cutting, construction and production

2014

Menswear Team Leader

Urban Outfitters

Sep 2010 - Aug 2014
  • • Significant appreciation of customer profiles, brand identities, seasons/ market trends, customer service and commercial awareness • Featured in the Urban Outfitters Sheet Zine #4 and on the Urban Outfitters Europe Blog regarding my graduate collection • Progressed from Sales Assistant to Senior Sales Assistant to Menswear Teamleader • Regular assistance in Visual Merchandising and styling throughout the store

Education

2017

Fashion Menswear Knitwear

Royal College of Art

Aug 2015 - May 2017

    2014

    BA(Hons) Fashion

    The Manchester School of Art

    Aug 2011 - May 2014
    • Fashion Design