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Specializing in fashion and textile design development Marina Popska is professional based in London,UK. Currently working with several companies featuring design development for the needs of high street market area. Collections focus Ladies casual and evening wear, dress-wear and multi product design. Particularly including development and editing, garment creation from illustration to completion, design execution and overseeing production manufacturing. Upon graduation with honors Marina holds two Master Degrees in the areas of Fashion, Knitwear and Textile Design from prestigious Universities in USA and Bulgaria. Her collection showcase at New York Fashion Week S/S 2010. During the past 10 years in Europe and USA her professional work experience includes: ladies wear design, fashion illustrations, pattern making and construction, sample and production development, machine and hand sewing, fittings, styling and photography collaborations, textile fabric development for knits and printed collections, multiple participation in art exhibition and performances, magazine publications. Specialties: Computers -M1 knit operating system, Adobe Photo Shop, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Word Design skills - fashion, knitwear and textile design for Ladies wear, concept and inspiration development, mood, color, trim and fabric boards, collection building and editing, pattern and sample making, machine, hand sewing and finishing, screen printing, weaving, felting, hand silk painting, dyeing, batik, STOLL CMS330-6 and CMS31 operating systems, double and single bed knitting machines, hand knitting

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-Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York Spring 2010 -Erasum-Socrates exchange program Finland 2003 -1st price award "Dinev" competition for paper arts -participation in numerous international exhibitions,festivals, seminars through Europe and USA

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