Aug 2013 - Present (7 years 10 months)
Currently I am a Footwear Designer for 2 brands owned by Courtaulds: Children's footwear brand Chipmunks and Women's Comfort footwear brand Freestep.
Footwear Design Assistant
Jun 2012 - Jul 2013 (1 year 1 month)
At Kurt Geiger I researched new trends, assisted the senior designers with sketches, compiled tech packs and sent them off to the relevant suppliers, compiled mood boards, and came up with design ideas.
Jan 2011 - Mar 2011 (2 months)
- Assisting Nicholas’ Design Assistant
- Sketching designs
- Rendering artwork in Photoshop and Illustrator
- Trend researching
- General office duties
Aruna Seth Shoes
May 2009 - Nov 2009 (6 months)
- Taking photos of new range of footwear
- Retouching the photos on Photoshop before uploading them onto the website
- Researching trends via fashion websites and blogs,
- Promoting the brand using social media networks
- Rendering artwork via Photoshop and Illustrator.