Katie hurst
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Katie hurst

embroidery assistantSheffield, United Kingdom
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Katie hurst

embroidery assistantSheffield, United Kingdom
About me
Textile design graduate from NTU. Specialising in Embroidery. Hand and Lock prize finalist 2018. Focus on fashion sustainability.
Projects
  • Mary Katrantzou LFW 2019
    Mary Katrantzou LFW 2019Assisted with the Mary Katrantzou team for their AW London fashion week show, February 2019. Including hand embroidery and embellishment for some of the catwalk looks.
  • Mary katrantzou for Beyonce
    Mary katrantzou for BeyonceAssisted with the hand embroidery and embellishment for this stunning ensemble for Beyonce's performance at the 2019 global citizen festival in Johannesburg.
  • CCFS 2019
    CCFS 2019Pleased to be asked to show some of my up-cycled creations as part of the Castle charity fashion show 2019 at Durham university. This year the students as part of the CCFS team worked hard to raise money for Papyrus suicide prevention charity. - photos by JKL photography and Crappy Snaps photography
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Projects credited in
  • Embroidery for Beyoncé
    Embroidery for BeyoncéWhilst interning in the Design and Atelier departments at Mary Katrantzou, I had the privilege of helping design the outfit for Beyoncé for her 2018 Global Citizen Festival in Johannesburg and then help embroider the flowers and crystals onto it.
Work history
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    embroidery assistanteurobroid
    Sheffield, United KingdomFull Time
    Responsible for carrying out production orders including controlling digital machinery and quality checking embroidery. Assisting with admin work such as organising incoming orders. Understanding of the production process and communication between companies.
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    InternMary Katrantzou
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    Assisted with the embroidery and embellishment of Beyoncé’s costume for the Global Citizen festival 2018. Assisted during the London fashion week show February 2019.
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Skills
  • Textile Design
  • Embroidery
  • Trend Research
  • Print
  • Visual Communication
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Digital Embroidery
  • Fashion
  • Hand Embroidery
  • Sustainable Fashion
  • Fashion Production
  • Admin Skills
  • Organisation
  • Quality Control
  • Problem Solving
Education
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    1st Class BA (Hons) Textile DesignNottingham Trent University
     - Nottingham, United Kingdom
    1st class honours. Specialist skills in embroidery: domestic and industrial machine, digital embroidery, hand embroidery including introduction to gold work and tambour beading. Skills in both screen print and digital print, laser cutting, leather work, and dye. CAD skills: photoshop, illustrator, InDesign, Wilcom Embroidery, Microsoft Office. Extra curricular: Course representative, sustainability in practice certificate, Live project winner, Student Mentor, Student Ambassador, Run NTU, NTU music, Degree show committee member, New designers exhibitor.