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A multi product children's fashion and graphic designer with 10 years experience designing for brands including Oscar de la Renta, Debenhams and Hackett. I have worked across all product categories for childrenswear; from newborn to teen. International experience designing collections for brands based in New York, Italy, India and China. I speak English and Italian and have worked with factories and suppliers in Asia and Europe. A Masters graduate in Design from Central Saint Martins.
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Freelance Childrenswear Designer

Dec 2016

Working remotely for start-up and established brands on Childrenswear Design projects. I can help you with: -Childrenswear Design -CAD (technical fashion flat, tech pack creation, line sheets) -Print Design (fabrics and packaging) -Presentation Design (catalogue layouts, line sheet presentations) -Maternitywear

Childrenswear Design Consultant

Oct 2014 - Dec 2016 (2 years)

Freelance Design Consultant, responsible for Nursery and Baby ranges.

Toddler Girlswear Designer - Freelance

Apr 2014 - Jun 2014 (2 months)

Designing a capsule range for toddler girls

Graphic Designer - Freelance

Sep 2013 - Sep 2014 (1 year)

Responsible for design of Christmas 2014 and 2015 gift ranges. Research and design for NPD. Creating and amending Artworks for packaging using Creative Suite. Designing prints and placements for secondary and primary packaging. Creating technical flats of designs to be sent to suppliers.

Childrenswear Designer

Jul 2013 - Oct 2013 (3 months)

Working on the Ted Baker Boys and Girls ranges, providing Design support to both Garment and Print Design teams.

Childrenswear Designer

Nov 2012 - Oct 2014 (1 year)

Working directly with the Design Director to design and develop the collection for boys and girls aged 12 months – 14 years. Designing Jersey, Knitwear, Swimwear and Outwear garments. Responsible for the design of Prints and new fabric research. Working closely with production team based in Portugal to communicate designs to factories. Working remotely from the UK.

Junior Childrenswear Designer

Jun 2011 - Nov 2012 (1 year)

Working across both Boys and Girlswear designing for all product areas including Casualwear, Knitwear, Formalwear and Outerwear, ages 2 – 16. Travel to Far East factories gave me knowledge of the whole design process from CAD development through to final sample production.

Graphic Designer - Childrenswear

Jul 2010 - Jun 2011 (11 months)

Creating all over prints and placements for boys and girls ranges.

Assistant Childrenswear Designer

Jul 2007 - Aug 2008 (1 year)

Working on Baby and Girlswear ranges. Responsible for the design of prints on Newborn.

Education

Fashion Design Technology

2004 - 2007 (3 years)

MA Textiles

2008 - 2010 (2 years)

Certifications

  • US English Level 1
    100%
  • Adobe Illustrator CS5 1
    80%

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