Vivienne is an ideas-driven design director who is intrigued by the new, experimental and undiscovered. Utilising the groundwork established whilst studying sustainability at London College of Fashion and aligning that with her industry experience and exceptional sourcing skills, enables her to develop products from concept through to pre production and sales. She likes to immerse herself in the creative culture, particularly in the interface between design, science, technology and the environment in a disruptive manner. She is self-motivated and loves connecting with people and regularly mentors start-up businesses in the creative and fashion arena to enable them to flourish. Teaching experience includes The Royal College of Art, Winchester School of Art and Regent's College, London. Specialties: Sustainable business mentoring, consulting, as well as product development in womenswear, menswear, swimwear, active wear, casual wear, accessories and sourcing eco-fabrics and trims.
MA Fashion & the Environment