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Hannah Simister

Textile Design Graduate

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationBirmingham, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsTextile Designer - Researcher

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About me

BA (hons) Constructed Textile Design graduate from Birmingham City University, specialising in Knitted Textiles. The process of knitting has always intrigued Hannah, working with materiality and form through technical knit processes and fashion applications. Using conceptual research as a key influencer, whilst communicating aesthetic or trend like styling. Hannah is a highly driven and conscientious individual, looking to immerse herself into the knitwear industry.

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Skills

  • Knitted Textiles
  • Dubied Knitting
  • Knitwear Trends
  • Textile Desgn
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Trend Research
  • Mood Boards
  • Fashion Knitwear
  • Machine Knitting
  • Abobe Illustrator

Work history

Currently

Knitwear & Textile Intern

Kepler

Sep 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Knitting production for Kepler Season 2 as well as assisting with the making of Season 3. Constructing of knitted garments, fully fashioning within knit as well as other textile processes.

Currently

New Designers Exhibitor

New Designers

Jun 2017
  • Business Design Centre, London N1, UK
  • Full Time
  • Exhibiting of graduate collection 'Body - Knit - Interact' at Part 1 of New Designers

2017

January Furniture Show

Colour Hive

Jan 2017 - Jan 2017
  • National Exhibition Center, Halls, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1NT, UK
  • Internship
  • Collaboration through university with global trend company Colour Hive at the NEC January Furniture Show 2017. For the 'Punk' trend

2016

Knitted Textile Intern

Helen Lawrence Knitwear

Feb 2016 - Mar 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • I worked with designer maker Helen Lawrence during my second year university placement module. Gaining very hands on knitting experience working within a fast paced design studio was very challenging yet rewarding. Working closely with the designer allowed shadowing of look book's and press involvement.

Education

Currently

BA (hons.) Textile Design

Birmingham City University

Sep 2014
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Textile Design specialising in Knitted Textiles. Wide range of skills and knowledge in knit techniques and processes. Worked with trend forecasting collaboration with company Colour Hive. Industry Experience.

2014

Extended Diploma in Art and Design

Leeds College of Art

Sep 2012 - Jun 2014
  • Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Specialising in Fashion and Textile Design.