More about me.
I am a focused and inspired designer with passion and extensive experience in the textile and apparel industry. I understand the design process from research and concept through to dealing with suppliers and production. I have a strong computer background in creating my artwork and specifications for the specific market requirements using Illustrator and Photoshop, and enjoy teaming this skill with hand drawn elements in my designs. My skills in the design room include trend forecasting and analysis, mood-boarding, placement and repeat yardages, garment illustration, specifications, fabrication, typography, supplier communication, range structure, and market analysis.
After completing my B. Design at the College of Fine Arts at UNSW in 2002 I went on to design for a variety of labels in the clothing industry; 2 Chillies, Kustom footwear, City Beach and Miss Cocoa, plus some breif experience at Mini Minors, Longina Phillips Designs, and Collette Dinnigan in my university years. The past 5 years have been spent working in ...