Nicci James

Artist & Designer

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects

Skills

  • Photoshop
  • Knitwear Designer
  • Knitting Machine Textile Design
  • Pattern Cutting and Draping
  • Knit Swatch Ideas and Development
  • Creative Producing
  • Art Direciton
  • Art Teaching
  • Advanced Sewing
  • Fashion Print

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Unmade

    Unmade

    • Fashion and Textiles

Work history

2016

Design and Development Assistant

Unmade

Jan 2015 - Aug 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • This was an incredibly dynamic role with a fast growing start-up company. From initially being one of only six, during my employment the team grew to almost thirty people. A very brief overview of my role : - Supporting the design, development and production of internal collections of fully fashioned knitwear and collaborations with external designers inc. high profile industry players. - Sketching and sampling pattern graphics for jacquards. -Assisting in specification development and producing technical drawings -Overseeing quality control of all garments including careful inspection of all factory made samples. -Representing Unmade alone at international yarn fair Pitti Filati - Florence. -Programming/Operating/Maintaining Stoll CMS Machines.

Education

Currently

Fashion Menswear

Royal College of Art

Sep 2018
  • London, United Kingdom

2014

Sep 2011 - Jun 2014
  • Manchester, United Kingdom

Awards

2014

Gold Award- International Design Grand Prix

Phoenix World Cup

  • Overall winner of this international graduate design competition held in Ningbo, China against representatives from top universities worldwide.