FIL ROUGE - ArtsThread
BA degree final collection 2016. Draping collection inspired by 'the red thread'.
I am creative and fashion led designer with a great knowledge of trend and quality product. I am looking to further my career in the design of premium, women’s casualwear. I have a feminine handwriting, which I have developed during 2 ½ years of commercial design experience at Next and most recently House of Fraser. As an Assistant Womenswear Designer at House of Fraser I have worked on Linea, Linea Weekend and Dickens and Jones across multi-products. I held full design responsibility for…
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Work Placements Dorothy Perkins / April-May / 2011 During this placement I worked alongside the Dorothy Perkins design team in the Arcadia head offices. Responsibilities included photographing and logging samples, and preparing research boards for presentations based on ideas or concepts given to me by the lead designers. I was involved with setting up the press day for the AW collection. I had the opportunity to experience working as part of a professional design team, and witness the…
A recent graduate of De Montfort University’s Fashion Fabrics and Accessories degree programme, I am a knitwear designer creating contemporary and sophisticated collections for women. With a focus on innovative yarn combinations I am able to transform traditional knit techniques into highly developed fashion outcomes, creating unique fabric led garments. My knitwear is characterised by simple, sophisticated silhouettes with a strong focus on fabric structure and texture. Fascinated by the…
SPORTmax - ArtsThread
SPORT MAX DESIGN PROJECT FOR MAX MARA FASHION AWARD 2015 Winner of Max Mara Fashion Award 2015. Range designed for Sportmax, womenswear collection focused on one piece pattern cutting and organic open screen print techniques. Researched developed around the work of contemporary artists Jonathan Mess and Edoardo de Falchi, thermochromic print techniques explored on technical acetates. Double faced wool, printed leather and fully waterproofed acetate were used for the final outfits. All…
UAL: Portfolio – Portfolio for UAL students
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Deconstructivism - ArtsThread
My concept based around the architectural style 'Deconstructivism' which dislocates a structures surface, hiding its original shape. Working with the female form I distorted its own curves and created my own; with folds, cut outs and manipulation of the leather with tooling. Each piece resembles a garment to form a collection of leather fashion accessories for the body that connect together.
hannah mitcheson - ArtsThread Profile
Womenswear multi product designer with 2 years experience within a suppliers handling young fast fashion accounts for retail.