Sarah Leatherland
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Sarah Leatherland

Menswear and Childrenswear designerMiddlesbrough, United Kingdom
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Sarah Leatherland
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Sarah Leatherland

Menswear and Childrenswear designerMiddlesbrough, United Kingdom
Projects
  • Childrenswear Project "Growing up!"- Graduate Fashion Foundation Shortlist
    Childrenswear Project "Growing up!"- Graduate Fashion Foundation Shortlist“Growing up!” Spring/summer 21 is a childrenswear collection for children age 6-8 and is inspired by a quote from the English novelist, Ivy Kompton Burnett; “People have no chance to grow up, a life-time is not long enough.” This genderless childrenswear collection aims to display the irony of children wanting to dress up as adults whilst longing to “grow up” too quickly. Throughout my own childhood, I would always ask to wear my mum’s shoes or dresses and to play grown-ups. I would dance aroun
  • MANNUKK X MONCLER GENIUS COLLABORATION PROJECT
    MANNUKK X MONCLER GENIUS COLLABORATION PROJECTMannukk x moncler genius is an autumn/winter 21 outerwear collection that highlights the juxtaposition between masculinity and femininity through technical garments and camp features. This collaboration collection will hold features of Mannukk while being Mainly based on technical puffer jackets draped on the body. The garments will have an element of humour/campness/fun but keep their technicalities
  • MANNUKK- Final Major Project
    MANNUKK- Final Major ProjectMANNUKK is an AW21 collection focusing on the life of an Inuit man. The concept aims to combine the seriousness of masculinity, with a camp and humorous twist, providing an element of femininity most men have a fear of showing. A twist on his everyday life will be shown through camp outfits, decorative details and a bright colour palette, juxtaposed with the ‘hyper-masculinity’ advertised in “MAN” culture. Mannukk is inspired by the words of Susan Sontag in Notes On “Camp”; “To be natural is su
Projects credited in
  • MEET THE GFF 2020 FASHION ILLUSTRATION AWARD NOMINEES
    MEET THE GFF 2020 FASHION ILLUSTRATION AWARD NOMINEESFashion illustration plays a huge part within all aspects of the fashion industry. Graduate Fashion Foundation is proud to support the creative practice of fashion illustration and recognizes the value it holds. We are keen to support graduates communicating their collection design concepts through fashion illustration and celebrate the presence of the ‘illustrated image’ in the contemporary fashion industry. Meet the nominees for the Fashion Illustration Award below!
  • Meet the GFF 2020 Childrenswear Award Nominees
    Meet the GFF 2020 Childrenswear Award NomineesThe nominees for the GFF Childrenswear award have been set the task of designing a childrenswear collection of twelve pieces or six outfits for babies or children up to the age of 8. Meet the nominees below!
Work history
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    Womenswear Design InternPlaza Collection
     - Manchester, United KingdomInternship
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    Menswear Design InternMcQ by Alexander McQueen
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    Menswear Design Intern at McQ Alexander Mcqueen; involved in design and sample production in the menswear team.
Skills
  • Knitwear Design
  • Menswear Design
  • Childrenswear
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Pattern Cutting
  • Machine Sewing
Education
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    Fashion Design BA (Hons)Northumbria University
    Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom