Creative writer and research assistant with a background in producing costume design for film, commercials and television. Experienced in working for high profile clients to a variety of briefs across art, fashion and film.
Assisting Hikari Yokoyama in her work as a luxury brand consultant and art director for the New York-based private member’s club Spring Place. • Preparing research dossiers for briefs within art, fashion and film. • Drafting proposals for collaboration with artists, art non-profits and production companies. • Analyzing news, trends and upcoming designers for Spring Place’s cultural program. • Content research for social media promotion. • Assisting in the curation of a capsule collection for Topshop. • Maintenance of research documents and spreadsheets for the curatorial program at Spring Place.
Worked under costume designer Mr Gammon for ‘It’s Just Fashion’ international commercial for the brand Radox. • Created research packages for presentation to agency in response to given brief. • Liaising with international Fashion PR companies, including writing promotional copy. • Comprehensive administrative support. • Responsible for sourcing and use of couture collections worth over £100k. • Quickly gained a reputation for an outstanding ability to increase designer’s network of collaborating designers, through specifically targeted approaches and personal maintenance of client relationships.
Costume Trainee for Holby City season 18. Costume Trainee for Horrible Histories season 7.
Freelance costume designer for a variety of clients including National Film and Television School, The London Film School, Medecins Sans Frontiers, Savvas Pictures and BFI/Creative England.
London College of Fashion MA in Costume Design for Performance: Distinction
Queens' College BA in the History of Art: 2.1