Multi-product garment designer specialising in outerwear design across mens and womens.Locked Pro Plan feature
Mid-luxury outerwear brand -Designing collection from initial concept to final range execution, specialising in technical outerwear. -Gather conceptual research, competitive shop research. -Create presentation boards for meetings, colour boards, inspiration boards, collection line-up. -Attending trade and fabric shows and sourcing manufacturers. -Establish and maintain strong relationships with internal and external services, vendors, suppliers and understanding factory capabilities. -Review and provide comments on labdips, trim submissions and strike-offs, whilst meeting appropriate target prices. -Design/Developments of multiple -product for the collection. -Illustrate technical working drawings and create detailed tech packs for all styles. -Track and lead developments of initial samples through to SMS, whilst attending all fitting sessions and preparing updates accordingly. -Collaborate cross- functionally with product development, developing seasonal fabric and hardware and ensuring fabric meets its designed performance requirements. -Partnering with sales, design agent & customer feedback. -Ensuring strict deadlines are met on the critical path, whilst preparing for any potential risk.
Freelance design work for a supplier, working with Jack Wills on mens outerwear garments that were sold in their AW19 collection.