Lola Akin

Fashion Assistant

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Fashion
  • Visual Arts
  • Design
  • Problem Solving
  • Excel
  • Illustrator
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Customer Service

Work history


Production Assistant

Lamula Nassuna

Mar 2016
  • Sourcing fabric and researching manufacturers, pattern cutting, fabric manipulation, constructing garment samples for press and buyers and composing press releases.


Customer Experience & Brand Protection Advisor


Nov 2013 - Feb 2016
  • Aiding customers with brand and product queries, offering style and trend advice, proactively working to exceed customer expectations, organising store transfers and courier collections, placing phone orders, handling correspondence relating to fraud and security checks as well as working on a variety of computer programs, including Microsoft Word , Powerpoint and Excel.


Concession Responsible

Jaded London

May 2014 - Nov 2014
  • Visual merchandising, delivering high levels of customer service, advising customers and offering style advice, maintaining stock levels, as well as composing weekly reports containing customer feedback and the weekly figures.


Senior Stylist

Other Stories

Apr 2013 - Nov 2013
  • Maintained a high level of customer service, advised customers on their purchases always offering personalised styling advice, and up to date trend and product information.


Production Assistant Intern

Lulu CO

Apr 2012 - Jul 2012
  • Pattern cutting and sewing toiles, conducting fabric and trim research, whilst preparing and organsing all materials for production as well as carrying out quality control checks, and contacting suppliers on a regular basis and establishing good relationships.



Fashion Design

University of East London

Aug 2007 - Apr 2011
  • Fashion design, marketing and production skills


Art and Design

London College of Fashion

Aug 2006 - Apr 2007
  • Fashion design