Nottingham, United Kingdom
Apr 2012 - Present (9 years 3 months)
Self initiated project.
Campbell Cole create meticulously designed, seasonless accessories for those who share an appreciation for the confidently understated.
Refining familiar silhouettes through subtle adjustment to form, proportion and detail, Campbell Cole create British made accessories with a clean, contemporary aesthetic.
Established by designers Ian Campbell Cole and Felicity Baggett, Campbell Cole reflects their appreciation for the connection that is developed with a bag, wallet or anything that you carry every day. Product for men and for women inspired by simple timeless design.
The collections are developed in a seasonless manner, focused on the core values of quality and consideration to ensure each piece is a perfect balance of essential detailing and effortless functionality.
Made in England.
Instagram : Campbell_Cole
Twitter : @CampbellCole_QE
Freelance Product/ Industrial Design Consultant
Aug 2010 - Present (10 years 11 months)
Freelance Hardgoods/ Equipment/ Footwear/ Product Designer
Aug 2010 - Oct 2011 (1 year 2 months)
Hardgoods design resource covering footwear, bags, goggles, towels etc. Covering all elements of the design process from front end concept work & colour/trend research through to delivering design packs including spec drawings and colour options.
Footwear/ Product Designer
Oct 2007 - Jul 2010 (2 years 9 months)
The complete design development of the Speedo footwear range from AW09 onwards. Working across poolside, beach and amphibious categories focused on creating a design handwriting and identity for Speedo footwear, fit for a world class Brand.
Sep 2006 - Oct 2007 (1 year 1 month)
Joining Pentland via the Design Pool provided the opportunity to work across the various Pentland brands enabling me to gain valuable experience through involvement in a range of different projects.
Alloy MX (California, US)
Jun 2005 - Aug 2005 (2 months)
Internship based in California focused on the concept generation of technical Moto X apparel (pants, gloves and jerseys).
Alloy MX (Gateshead, UK)
Apr 2004 - Aug 2004 (4 months)
Internship based in Gateshead responsible for the design development of a Motocross Roost Deflector (body armour) from initial concepts through to first production samples.