Production Operative - Responsible for various stages of the manufacture of Burberry's classic trench coats, all of which are made in their Castleford factory.
I had a wide range of responsibilities ranging from studio management such as stock takes and ordering materials, pattern cutting and manufacturing lingerie for large stockist orders and customer orders. I was also responsible for planning and directing photo shoots, editing the final photos and designing press materials such as look books, line sheet and advertisements. SW currently has 20+ stockists around the world including Selfridges, CoCo De Mer and Brooklyn Fox.
During my time at McQueen I had many responsibilities such as pattern cutting, embroidery and hand stitching, creating samples, assisting with research and working on final show pieces. I was also in charge of managing groups of inters and assisted the design team twice at Paris fashion week.
Awarded for best print design at New Designers, London