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A very creative and innovative Designer with a passion for Mens Footwear.
A methodical work ethic combined with an ability to use inspiration innovatively leads to design work that displays a desire to evolve construction techniques while remaining fashionable and commercially viable.
This commercial viability is a by-product of good research and understanding of both market and customer.
Excellent Time Management and personal leadership see that project brief requirements are fulfilled, a desire to progress and improve with every project look to ensure that these requirements are surpassed.
-Ability to work independantly or as a team
-Very competent and communicative drawing style
-Ability to innovatively develop a range meticulously from any inspiration
-Practical and Technical knowledge leads to in depth communication of design work
-Advanced level of Pattern Cutting knowledge with alot of first hand experience
-Experience constructing 'mock-ups' and Prototype's by hand
-Knowledge of leathers, materials and fabrics in regards to footwear construction
-Versed in industry related CAD packages Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Rhinoceros 3D, 3D Studio Max, Corel Designer, Design and Repeat
- Drawing / Designing Footwear
- Playing Basketball
- Listening to music
- Working out
*Freelance Footwear Designer for Cipher International
*Currently work as Footwear and accessories designer at ecological footwear brand Po-Zu
* July 2008- Feb 2009: Worked as an intern internship with Puma Blackstation in London
* Sep 2006-Mar 2007: Worked as studio assistant/graphic designer for John Lewis Mens & Boyswear
27 SEDGEFORD ROAD
+44 (0) 79 601 87 112
Royal College of Art
The Royal College of Art
*Shortlisted as finalist for ITS#7 ACCESSORIES AWARD 08'
*Joint winner of the Manolo Blahnik 'Renaissance' project at the RCA 07
* Finalist for the Accessories Award at Graduate Fashion Week 2006