Halina Edwards

Designer + Researcher

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

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About me

​I'm passionate researcher into my Afro-Caribbean background, which my work often takes basis from. My curiosity into this world enables me to explore a new vocabulary of textile design, through the exploration of handcrafted techniques and modern technologies.

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Skills

  • Textile Development
  • Menswear Design
  • Political Art
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Content Creatiion

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Alex Mullins

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      Vivien of Holloway

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        Charles Jeffrey LOVERBOY

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          The Black Curriculum

          Work history

          Currently

          Research Assistant and Facilitator

          The Black Curriculum

          Apr 2020
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance

          2019

          Production and Development Assistant

          Vivien of Holloway

          May 2019 - Sep 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Throughout my time at Vivien of Holloway, my role required me to flexible and adaptable during any given situation. I worked closely with the dispatch, press and production department, assisted with production and studio admin tasks ensuring that deadlines are met, amended and modernising menswear patterns, facilitated with fittings - also liaising with factories to ensure deadlines are met.

          2016

          Production Assistant

          Alex Mullins

          Jan 2016 - Feb 2016
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • During my placement module at university, I assisted Alex Mullins during the production of his AW16 collection. I was involved in extensive research for his SS17 collection, which involved me finding research and themes that matched with his brand aesthetic and identity.

          2016

          Fashion Assistant

          Charles Jeffrey LOVERBOY

          Dec 2014 - Jun 2016
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • During my placement module at university, I assisted Charles Jeffrey for two seasons. I worked closely with him performing tasks such as pattern cutting, garment construction, hand embroidery and working backstage when he was working under the support of Fashion East.

          Education

          2020

          Sep 2017 - Apr 2020
          • London, United Kingdom

          2017

          BA Fashion Textiles

          Middlesex University

          Oct 2014 - Jun 2017
          • London, United Kingdom

          Awards

          2019

          Education Foundation Scholarship

          British Fashion Council