Senior Handbag Designer with over 9 years industry experience, working across a number of major highstreet brands and online fashion retailers. Currently responsible for Handbag design and small leather goods at Urban Outfitters, based in Philadelphia, USA. Design work has been featured in several major publications including Grazia, Elle, Look Magazine and The Stylist. Extensive travel experience to the Far East and India, working with suppliers and factories to develop new products.

 

EDUCATION

Northumbria University - 2004 – 2008

BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing: First Class Honours

Fashion Marketing at Northumbria aims to explore fashion concepts, products and promotions for future markets. Students on Fashion Marketing engage in all aspects of fashion studies, from research into fashion markets and their customers, fashion forecasting, fashion graphics, illustration, photographic styling and promotional techniques, as well as actual design realisation projects through pattern creation and garment construction.