e-Co-Textile Design

What I can offer:

I have worked as a design freelance design consultant for approximately 5 years. Through this time I have worked across both industry and academia. I have experience of designing, managing and delivering research projects, alongside collaborating with others across different disciplines and industry sectors. My areas of expertise cover sustainable fashion and textile design theory and practice,  aligned to the circular economy and service design. I have worked within other design domains and also have experience of inclusive design research within the health and well-being sector.

I have an international network of academic researchers, design thinkers and strategists, business entrepreneurs in the UK, Netherlands, New Zealand and Australia and the US that I can draw on and work with.

Experience:

Auditing: case studies, monitoring and evaluation through qualitative methods

Workshop Design & Facilitation: the production of bespoke methods, tools and resources

Event Management & Curation: from Pop Up showcases to research seminars or symposiums

Research Presentations & Reports: visual analysis and info-graphics, presentation design and writing

Writing: portfolio of peer reviewed research articials and papers, guest blogger for Textile Toolbox

 

Clients I've worked with:

Zero Waste Scotland, Scotland

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Textile Futures Research Centre and Textiles Environment Design, London

Edinburgh International Fashion Festival, Scotland

Fashion Revolution, Regional Co-Ordinator for Scotland

The Danish Fashion Institute (DAFI)

The Scottish Textile and Leather Association (STLA)