Jersey and Wovens. Manual and CAD Vetigraph trained. •First patterns and amendments for Made-to-measure, short-runs and large units. •Reverse Engineering •Technical drawings, Spec sheets, Tech packs, CMT sheets •Assisting in Fit meetings and Fit logs •Speccing 1st fit and production samples Fashion Capital's Clients: M&S, ASOS, F&F, New Look, John Lewis, Boohoo, Phase Eight, Finery London, Jaeger, House of Hackney, OTHER/Shop (by the founders of b store), London Fashion Week designers PPQ, Richard Nicholl, Sophia Webster, Peter Pilotto, Thomas Tait, emerging brands Tonic London, Louise Korner, Michaela Jedinak and finally the in-house brand Belles of London.
Freelance Pattern Making for various Clients
Completed In-factory Pattern Cutting Training at Fashion Enter's new ASOS sponsored Fashion Technology Academy. Awarded a sponsored bursary from Alvanon (M&S Alvaforms) to do so. Learning traditional and Telestia Pattern Cutting system. All styles. Also completed 6 week Work placement in Fashion Capital's Pattern studio: •Manual first patterns and amendments for made-to-measure, short-runs and large units •Jersey and Wovens •High-end and High-street finishes •Reverse Engineering •Technical drawings, Spec sheets, Tech packs, CMT sheets •Assisting in Fit meetings
First Class Hons BA Fashion with Business Distinction FdA Fashion: Design, Pattern cutting & Construction
1.5 yrs of a 3 yr programme
Awarded Sponsorship bursary from Alvanon (M&S Alvaforms) to train at Fashion Enter's new ASOS sponsored Fashion Technology Academy in Pattern Cutting. Resulted in a permanent role as Junior Pattern Cutter.