For the last four years I have worked for a luxury childrenswear brand as a patterncutter, working on the baby, toddler girl and boy collections. This involves first patterns,more...For the last four years I have worked for a luxury childrenswear brand as a patterncutter, working on the baby, toddler girl and boy collections. This involves first patterns, amendments, toiling and sample making when required.
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.
Education Summary: 1990-1992 HND Fashion and Product Technology- London College of Fashion
2003-2005 MA Womenswear -Central St Martins