Globetrotter. Currently working as a freelance for Gareth Pugh. Conquering the world one design job at a time.Locked Pro Plan feature
Development and execution of the AW17 womenswear collection; assisting the designer during fitting and production trips to Italy; communicating on a daily basis with the Italian company.
Development and execution of the SS17womenswear collection; Hand-sewing embellishment on garments for the Selfridges Window, Shakespeare reFASHIONed Act II (http://www.selfridges.com/KW/en/content/article/selfridges-meets-gareth-pugh); Assistance in the creation of the inflated coat and headpiece for the W's September Cover Issue_ Rihanna: Baddest b* of the Post-Apocalypse, shooted by Steven Klein (http://www.wmagazine.com/gallery/rihanna-w-magazine-september-2016-cover/all); Contribution to research and development of the Opéra national de Paris costumes for the play "Eliogabalo" (https://www.operadeparis.fr/saison-16-17/opera/eliogabalo/galerie#head); Helping in the realisation of the plaster trench coat for the Fashion & Freedom Project for the First World War centenary(http://showstudio.com/project/fashion_freedom/military_fashion); Assistance in archiving process; Development and execution of the AW16 womenswear collection
Assisting in the process of research, commercial design, Pattern-making/pattern cutting Industrial machine/hand sewing Helping in the development of the AW16 show during London Collections Men.
Planning and organising production schedules; Estimating, negotiating and agreeing on budgets and timescales with clients and managers; Overseeing production processes; Organising the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment; Selecting, ordering and purchasing materials; Estimating costs and setting the quality standards; Supervising and motivating a team of workers; Working with managers to implement the company's policies and goals
Knowledge of Garment District Trend research and presentation Create and maintain seasonal Design Line Plan, distribute internally and to factories Creating seasonal collection boards for display and review. Using Microsoft Excel for production spreadsheets and inventory Communicate all developments, timeline and expectations with factories and vendors on a daily basis Communicate feedback and collection changes to the team Quality control inspections Shipping for timely deliveries
Design collections for men/women/children through sketches and flat drawings, trends/trims/fabrics research pattern making construction sewing skills- hand and industrial sewing techniques ability to use Adobe Photoshop CC and Illustrator CC.