Assisting with the development of woven fabrics for the AW17 Main / SS18 Pre womenswear collection. Creating colour cards and monitoring the colour, fabric & development archive. Assisting with labdips, the fabric chart and fabric budget. Gathering information such as raw materials, lead times, prices and technical specifications. Creating fabric selections for new research and seasonal inspiration. Supporting the designers with any requests regarding fabrics and trims.
Working closely with the senior print designer to create fashion and homeware prints. Creating original artworks, colourways and moodboards. Assisting with print overviews and strike offs. Working across multiple projects quickly and efficiently to meet tight deadlines.
Creating hand crafted luxury leather garments and accessories for the SS16 collection as well as completing outstanding orders. I learnt how to professionally treat leather whilst developing precise hand cutting skills. Monitoring stock and taking care of the showroom.