Full-time, studio maroquinerie design assistant to head of show accessories. Assisting with design for both defile and permanent collection. Responsibilites: inspirational researching, developing 3D ideas , launching bags with factories and through industrial department (following complete process). Scale 1 drawings by hand, using illustrator to create files to send to factories and also using photoshop.
RTW design assistant intern full-time, assisting head designer with the AW16 collection. Assisting in all fittings with John Galliano, alongside the head of the atelier and STAFF international atelier. Responsibilites: Inspirational research, design input, draping of garments, fabric sourcing, also using photoshop to create renderings and launch sheets. Also, running general organisational tasks in the studio such as fitting records book and show books. Helping backstage at shows.
Full-time internship, later part-time. Responsibilites: creating hand embroidered samples for the SS15 collection, hand stitching and constructing garments for private sale and show pieces. Repairing damaged garments and embroideries. Also, completing organisational tasks within the studio.
Part-time intern. Responsibilites: helping out in the studio with patternmaking and fabric sourcing. Also, archival tasks within the studio.
Design assistant intern full-time, assisting the head designer with his first collection and launch of the label. Responsibilities: pattern cutting and development, making toiles , fabric sourcing , design input and sampling. Helping part-time up until the launch of the collection and backstage at the AW14 show.
Part-time work experience. Responsibilities: Assisting model bookers with updating portfolios, chaperoning models to castings, magazine and press archiving and model scouting