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Josephine Hunter

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  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsTextile Designer - Trend Forecaster - Visual Merchandiser

Projects

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About me

A designer specialising in trend & colour analysis for the fashion industry, set dressing, styling and visual merchandising for retail window displays and bespoke textile designing for theatre and events.

Skills

  • Adobe Indesign/illustrator/photoshop
  • Microsoft Access
  • Visual Merchadnisig
  • Set Dresser
  • Assistant Stylist
  • Bespoke Textiles
  • Analysing Trends
  • Colour Analysis
  • Digital/ Print
  • Art Direciton

Work history

Currently

Visual Merchandiser

Millington Associates

Aug 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Set dressing & styling Installation & Snagging Bespoke textile work Assembling & Making Clients include: Harrods, Dyson, Byredo, Wedgewood, Marks & Spencer,Illum (Danish department store) plus many more.

Currently

Trend Forecaster

Peclers Paris

Jul 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • - Creating seasonal fabric and colour mood boards for fashion consultancy presentations for clients such as V&A, John Lewis, Primark, C&A, etc. - Producing digital layouts on Photoshop and InDesign - Sourcing imagery and fabrics for moodboards and workshops. - Peclers trendbook client meetings at both their company headquarters and at Premier Vision Trade show, Paris. Clients include: Accessorize & Monsoon, Clarks, Whistles, River Island plus many more. - Research for London Guide retail reports for the Peclers trend books.

2017

Jan 2017 - Feb 2017
  • Ghana
  • Freelance
  • Designing and painting an 8x5m wall mural for the Right to Dream Football academy in Ghana.

2016

Visual Artist

Mulberry England

Sep 2016 - Oct 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Making large aluminium, creased boxes which were then chrome painted to mimic the appearance of wrapped presents. The boxes were used as plinths to display Mulberry handbags. (Through working at Millington Associates)

2016

Visual Merchandiser

Burberry

Jul 2016 - Dec 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • - Assembling and dressing a hanging perfume bottle installation for My Burberry perfume launch to go in stores around the UK. - Dressing and installing display curtains to unveil the new Autumn/Winter 2016 collection at Harrods. - Installing the Harrods Christmas Window display of woodland animals. (Through working at Millington Associates)

2016

May 2016 - Jun 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Commissioned to create a 6x4m fabric tapestry backdrop for the musician Diabel Cissokho’s album launch Tambacounda Express.

2016

Visual Merchandiser

Patek Philippe

Feb 2016 - Mar 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Patek Philippe Geneve watch installation in stores around Europe. - Assembling and dressing miniature Perspex birds, flowers and insects. - Upholstering velvet wooden panels. (Through working at Millington Associates)

2016

Visual Merchandiser

Penhaligon's

Feb 2016 - May 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • - Making and dressing a hanging flower window display for the Equinox perfume launch. - Designing and sewing 2x4m bows for giant perfume bottle window display for the Luna perfume launch. (Through working at Millington Associates)

2015

Jun 2015 - Jul 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Commissioned to make four flags for the aerial dance performance The Four Fridas.

Education

2012

Sep 2008 - Jul 2012
  • Manchester, United Kingdom
  • One year in textiles incorporating print, weave and knit, before specialising in embroidery for a further three years. I specialised in large scale textile wall hangings, usually with elements of patchwork, beading, embellishment and hand painted print design. This was with the aim to work in the set design, events and visual display world.

2008

Applied Arts Foundation

Kingston University London

Sep 2007 - Jul 2008
  • Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
  • Art Foundation which included three months trying out all creative disciplines such as Fine Art, Animation, Illustration, 3D Design, Fashion & Textiles. I specialised in Textiles for the remainder six months.