GRADUATE FASHION WEEK NOMINATION

NEW FASHION MEDIA AWARD

GFW AWARDS

 I was nominated for the 'New Fashion Media Award' at Graduate Fashion Week 2020. After completing my Independent Final Project, where I proposed a zero-waste digital collection for fashion retailer Monki.

Read more about my IFP here.




WORK EXPERIENCE

BUYING AND MERCHANDISING AT PEACOCKS HEAD OFFICE

Assisting Buying Teams (Womenswear & Kidswear) at Peacocks Head Office

April - May 2019

Two Week Placement

Work Placement shadowing and assisting buying teams across both Kidswear and Womenswear departments.

• Attending supplier and Monday trade performance meetings.

• Conducting comparative shop reports & Benchmarking on excel.

• Creating and presenting New in reports for both direct and in-direct competitors

• Conducting trend reports for S/S 20 - Identifying Key shapes, pattern and fabrics.

• Attending fit sessions, both live model and mannequin fits.

• PANTONE colour sampling and signing off on supplier’s lab dips with the design team.


WORK EXPERIENCE

BUYING AND MERCHANDISING AT GEORGE HEAD OFFICE

Assisting Buying Team at George Head Office (Menswear)

July - August 2018

Two Week Placement

Selected for the opportunity to assist the Menswear Buying & Merchandising department at George. Shadowing and involving myself in their daily roles as fashion buyers.

• Attending supplier meetings.

• Conducting comparative shop reports both physically and online.

• Creating and presenting mood boards for upcoming seasons.

• Attending fit model sessions.

• Attending design team meetings and trend research sessions.

• PANTONE colour sampling.


BUSINESS STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARD

BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY

2018

BCU AWARD

After completing first year, I was awarded the business student of the year in my class. 

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