- Greater London, GB
- £25 /hr
- Available now
I have worked in the garment industry for over 20 years and have experience in a variety of roles from pattern cutting to garment construction. I have a thorough knowledge of constructionmore...I have worked in the garment industry for over 20 years and have experience in a variety of roles from pattern cutting to garment construction. I have a thorough knowledge of construction and the technical side of fashion as well as being very practical with designing, pattern cutting and sewing.
I have a good knowledge of grading and am experienced in working on CAD CAM.
I have strong technical skills and have also worked as a sample machinist for several companies.
I am able to work from home, I have an industrial overlocker and sewing machine if finished samples are required
Area Covered: London
Summary: I am an experienced childrenswear pattern cutter with a strong design background and a
complete comprehension of garment construction and production procedures as well as a thorough knowledge of all aspects of design development from concept through to completion.
I have experience producing samples for high end as well as high street companies (ton include : Preen, Petra, Nicole Farhi, French Connection, Monsoon) therefore have excellent technical knowledge and skills with hands on experience.
I am also able to pattern cut and digitise using Cad Cam (Vetigraph)
Completed MA in womenswear design.
I am happy to work with companies producing patterns and toiles from garments, sketches or spec sheets.
Job Title: Freelance Pattern Cutter
Company: Marie Chantal Ltd
Description: A luxury childrenswear brand. Working on the baby, and toddler woven range which includes first patterns, toiling, amendments, final patterns.
Job Title: Production Pattern Cutter
Company: Vertical Clothing
Description: Production pattern cutter dealing with amendments production patterns, garment tech duties and creative pattern cutting.
Job Title: Pattern Cutter
Company: Caroline Charles
Description: Creative pattern cutter on freelance basis.
From: 2012-to date
Education Summary: 1990-1992 HND Fashion and Product Technology- London College of Fashion
2003-2005 MA Womenswear -Central St Martins