Natalie Poppy Mackinnon
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Natalie Poppy Mackinnon

Textile designer for FashionLondon, United Kingdom
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Natalie Poppy Mackinnon
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Natalie Poppy Mackinnon

Textile designer for FashionLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Natalie a textile designer who specialises in stitch, both hand and digital. Her work is bold in colour, texture and pattern that best describes her style as 'tongue and cheek'. Her outcomes are driven by her excitement of the fashion industry and her intensive research of current trends. Her work also displays a personal reflection of herself as a designer and the products that she desires to wear. Her intensive knowledge of CAD embroidery allows her work to be highly professional and elaborate whilst keeping elements of wear-ability that puts the products within a commercial industry. Whereas her beaded components give the textile a bespoke finish that would sit in a couture field. Natalie hand renders her fashion visualisations, as an ongoing process throughout her projects that helps her develop her projects which provides a story telling approach to her visual language.
Projects
  • Restless Surfaces
    Restless Surfaces
Work history
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    Fashion Design AssistantSadie Williams
    London, United KingdomInternship
    Helping with the designer's A/W 16 collection, this role involved stitching badges and ironing whilst helping with toiles for garment construction. This also included running errands to source fabric.
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    Textile DesignerStory Designs
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    Studio assistant, making amendments to stitch pieces and hand embellishing. This role also included admin, helping with colour ways and helping to produce moodboards
Skills
  • Digital Embroidery
  • Embellishment
  • Beading
  • Machine Embroidery
  • Hand Embroidery