Laura Roberts
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Laura Roberts

Freelance Embroidery DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
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Laura Roberts
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Laura Roberts

Freelance Embroidery DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
Projects
  • Vilshenko - Embroidery
    Vilshenko - EmbroideryManaging seasonal RTW embroidered range, developing garment styles and embroidery stories that sit closely with print developments as well as occasion wear. Conception drawing and artwork Swatch development of stitch technique, fabric manipulations and colour palettes Selecting base fabrics and colour Layout and placements
  • Vilshenko - Print
    Vilshenko - PrintDesigning digital placement and repeat prints for RTW collections using mix of archive artworks and hand rendered material. Developing colour stories and editing to align across a range of base strike offs
  • Ethnic by Outfitters - Embroidery Design
    Ethnic by Outfitters - Embroidery DesignWorking as part of a small team in a textiles studio Designing embroidery placements and repeats across different collection ranges Using Wilcom to digitise embroidered layouts Hand embellished trim development using variety of components and fabric manipulations Colour selection
  • fendi - Embroidered Window Panel
    fendi - Embroidered Window PanelLarge-scale floral hand embroidered panel for fendi flagship stores window display - 2018
  • take an old bag shopping
    take an old bag shoppingA six outfit collection based on Alzheimers disease and loss of identity. Shown at Graduate Fashion Week 2015. Pieces featured in Petite Meller - Milk Bath music video
  • coal not dole
    coal not doleA small collection based on the year long mining strike in Wales during the 1980s and the strong, supportive roles of compassionate women during that time. My 'mother land'. Silhouettes influenced by Welsh traditional costume Featured in a piece on female dominance in Austere Magazine
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Work history
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    Embroidery DesignerSelf Employed
    London, United KingdomFreelance
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    Embroidery designerEthnic By Outfitters
     - London, United KingdomFreelance
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Skills
  • Pattern Cutting
  • Hand Drawing
  • Fabrication
  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Research
  • Hand Embroidery
  • Embriodery
  • Contemporary Embroidery
  • Embroidery Digitising
  • Digital Embroidery
  • Print
  • Painting
  • Textile Design
  • Textile Development
  • Textiles
  • Fashion Textiles
  • Dyeing Fabric
  • Textile Dyeing
  • Dyeing Yarn
  • Sewing
  • Hand Sewing
  • Machine Sewing
  • Couture Sewing
  • Digital Print
  • CAD Design
  • CAD
  • CAD Drawings
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Research Imagery
  • Prop Making
Education
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    Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours) Fashion DesignUCA Epsom
     - London, United Kingdom