Assisted with research and design process along with administration and studio work. diary management, travel and day to day running of the studio/office. Gulsum petting is a freelance pattern cutter and designer, having assisted Hussain chalayan, Meadham Kirchoff, Marios marios schwab and Richard Sorger.
Was in charge of recruitment and training for new staff along while working to achieve my own individual sales targets, also assistant to director. booking travel diary management etc.
In charge of small sales team, building customer database, marketing and advertising.
I was responsible for the styling and photographing of all new stock. I would then upload this onto the e-commerce site and manage the orders and distributions and the follow up queries/returns etc.
I co - managed the newly opened vintage boutique and was responsible for the visual merchandising, management of the shop, running the online social media and eBay sites and was also a key member of the buying team.
Fashion design womenswear
art and design / Spec Fashion