India Harris

Freelance Creative

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

India Harris experienced multi disciplines within the creative industry from fashion, print design and marketing before becoming a freelance graphic designer and creative. In 2011, India began her university degree in Textile Design with Business studies at the University of Brighton. After sampling knit and weave she came to specialise in printed textiles for fashion which lead to her first placement in New York City with DKNY. She later went onto work as a freelance in-house Print designer at DKNY, which lead to designing elements of the Cara Delevingne for DKNY capsule collection amongst mainline collections for NYFW. Both business and creative minded, India won the OC&C Graduate Fashion Week award for new business ideas in 2015 before completing her degree with a first class honors. Once graduated, India began work in the Sportstyle Marketing department at PUMA, based in London. Working on campaigns including FENTY, PUMA x Bape, Retro Running and ambassador campaigns with UK Rap duo Krept and Konan and reality TV star Lucy Watson. With experience in events, account management, marketing and design, India is currently working as a freelance designer and creative. Working with brands and agencies, her flexible skill set allows her to create exciting, unique content inspired by fashion, art and youth culture. India has particular interests and skills in creative concept and graphic design. Clients Include: PUMA, JD Sports, Sixtyninety, DKNY, CLASH magazine, Love Me Beauty

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Skills

  • Graphic Deisgn
  • Print Design
  • Big Ideas
  • Creative Concept
  • Art and Creative Direction
  • Marketing
  • Content Coordination
  • Creative Artworking
  • Digital Mockup
  • Digital/ Print

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • House of Holland

    House of Holland

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • Nike

    Nike

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • J

    JD Sports

    • Puma

      Puma

      • Fashion and Textiles

    Work history

    2017

    SportStyle Marketing Executive

    Puma

    Aug 2015 - Feb 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Working on both reatil accounts and PR, helping to manage and execute campaigns alongside organising and hosting events. Developing concepts which were used to creatively direct campaigns and working on project management of campaign shoots, reatiler specific events and in-store pieces. Thinking of innovative ways to market new product using infleuncers and ambassadors. Executing media campaigns both digitally and printed for retailer specific launches.

    2015

    Trend Forecasting Assistant

    Trend Atelier

    Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Assisting in the development of a key trend project which was to be used for a trend webinar by Geraldine Wharry. Doing extensive research and sourcing key assets to be used for the report

    2014

    In-house Print Designer

    DKNY

    Jul 2014 - Sep 2014
    • New York, United States
    • Freelance
    • Working with the designers to create prints for Fall 2015. Helping to develop colours, moods and digital graphics. Developing print design concepts and graphics for the DKNY x Cara Delevingne. Also working on graphics for the DKNY capsule collection with Opening Ceremony.

    2014

    Textile and Embellishment

    House of Holland

    Jan 2014 - May 2014
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Working as a Textile Intern, creating and making embroideries and embellishments for Resort 2015. Working with different fabrics and techniques to create interesting textures and effects. Finished samples were used in production for Resort garments.

    2014

    Print Designer

    House of Holland

    Jul 2013 - Jan 2014
    • New York, United States
    • Internship
    • Working on the design floor, designing and working with the head print designer to create prints for Fall 14 and Resort for DKNY and DKNY Pure. Creating designs digitally through photoshop and illustrator and also hand painting and drawing images for prints. I used photography to assist in the design process and photos I had taken were also used to be published in WWD magazine. I hand printed garments that were worn on the S/S 14 catwalk at New York fashion week, where I also worked backstage. I worked with the designers to produce graphics for capsule collections with Opening Ceremony X DKNY and I also produced graphics used in other departments such as accessories. I helped assist in creating themes and moods for new seasons which also involved developing colour palettes, market research and embroidery.

    Education

    2015

    Ba (Hons) Textile Design With Business Studies

    The University of Brighton

    Sep 2011 - Jun 2015
    • Brighton, United Kingdom
    • 3 split degree with 1 year out in industry.

    Awards

    2015

    Graduate Fashion Week OC&C Business award

    The University of Brighton

    • For my business plan aimed at helping freelancers getting work within the creative industries, I was awarded the OC&C Business award at Graduate Fashion Week 2015.