Working on two capsule collection per year for the british high street based brand DFNG for an international market with main focus on Africa and the US. From research/moodboards and sketching to fabric selection and final fitting, I am in charge of the design process as well as communicating with manufactur and final visual result such as website, lookbook and fashion show.
Working intensively with Paris based Designer with making of collection SS16 for Paris Fashion Week 2016. Work includes pattern-making, draping, tailoring, fitting, fabric selection, sewing, embroidering, touch ups of the final piece and making of new fabrics. The designers focuse is on fabrics and textiles and has worked for brands such as Balenciaga, Saint Laurent and Dior Hommé, as well as working as a trendforecaster. Work experience included attending the fashion fair WHO’S NEXT, MAISON&OBJET, Premier Vision and more.
Fashion Crowd Challenge is the worlds biggest online fashion competition. I made my sustainable collection "CEEP" in 14 hours and I was top 15 of 1600 participants. Fashion show and showroom held in Shanghai in mid January.
René Concept is currently an online concept store launching in 2016. René's concept is new and old, vintage interior pieces and emerging new artists (fine art, sculpture, fashion, jewelry, furniture).
Assisting Head Designer with making of collection SS15 and AW16. Including research to mood boards to sketching, fabric selection, draping, tailoring, pattern making, sewing and touch ups of the final piece. Communicating with manufacturers and clients. Experience gained working with Photoshop and illustrator, doing off site research, training other interns and assisting with photoshoots and styling.