Jordan Wiehle

Senior Footwear Designer

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
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About me

Experienced designer currently seeking new opportunities in footwear industry.

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Skills

  • Footwear Design
  • Footwear
  • Footwear Development
  • Accessories
  • Accessories Design
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Foreign Languages

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Kurt Geiger Ltd

    Kurt Geiger Ltd

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • Alexander White

    Alexander White

    • Fashion and Textiles
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    Bally

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      Pierre Hardy

      Work history

      Currently

      Senior Footwear Designer

      Alexander White

      Sep 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Directly working with the Creative Director, assist with direction of brand and products from the inception of theme, material research and mood boards throughout the design process, which includes hand drawing, 3D experimentation and computer aided drawings and color ways, for women’s dress and casual shoes. Then following up products through multiple prototype stages and fittings at factories.

      2017

      Casual and Sport Shoe Designer

      Bally

      Apr 2016 - Sep 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Designed and managed men’s and women’s sport and casual shoes for retail, wholesale and outlet collections. Began design process with extensively researched trends, themes, materials, accessories and applications as guided by the Creative Director of the brand. Interpreted merchandising brief in order to sketch and develop multiple themes of sport shoes. Coordinated ideas and research alongside other categories, as well as, merchandising and buying teams. In the process of regulating the collection with the product development team, gained first hand factory experience during development phases of the models.

      2016

      Footwear Design Assistant

      Roger Vivier

      Oct 2015 - Apr 2016
      • Paris, France
      • Full Time
      • Cooperated with the studio team regarding the design and production of women’s shoes. Responsibilities include researching concepts, using the concepts to create initial designs and developing the ideas further for production with the use of mock-ups and 3D experimentation. Worked in tandem with production team in Italy regarding the prototype of shoes and hardware. Designed and followed production of special requests demanded from press and merchandising teams. Created commercial products within trend and research parameters stipulated by the marketing team.

      2015

      Studio Assistant

      Pierre Hardy

      Oct 2014 - May 2015
      • Paris, France
      • Internship
      • Collaborated with all members of the studio and production teams regarding men and women’s shoes, sneakers, bags, small leather goods, scarves, jewelry and store design. Tasks included designing and developing from initial drawings to final products as well as developing material and color options of each item. Responsibilities also included studio management, special project with the commercial and press teams and creation of seasonal prints, materials and hardware.

      2013

      Footwear Design Intern

      Kurt Geiger Ltd

      Dec 2012 - Aug 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • For the Kurt Geiger London label, interacted between factories and design team, organization of colors and materials, technical application of materials and women’s shoe designs

      Education

      2015

      Aug 2013 - Oct 2015
      • Paris, France
      • Major in Accessory Design

      2013

      Aug 2011 - Jul 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Cordwainer's College Footwear Design

      2011

      Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) honors

      University of North Texas

      Jan 2007 - May 2011
      • Denton, TX, USA