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Aspar Karahyuseinov

London, United Kingdom

Work Experience

Aitor Throup

Product Assistant

_Took part in the production of Season 1 collection
_Adapted to the unique methodology and technical knowledge of the studio
_Improved pattern cutting skills as well as working with different types of fabrication
_Assisted in experiments related with the development of the product range
June 2013 - August 2013 London, United Kingdom

Richard Nicoll Ltd.

Studio Assistant (Intern)

_Pattern cutting, toiling and sampling of AW/13 Mens- and Womenswear collections
_Gained essential knowledge in fabric sourcing and production management
_Backstage assistance at London Fashion Week
December 2012 - February 2013 London, United Kingdom

Gavin Douglas

Assistant Pattern Cutter (Intern)

_Executing patterns and samples for SS/13 Resort Collection
_Developed skills in draping and creative pattern cutting
November 2012 - November 2012 Birmingham, United Kingdom

Elle Magazine

Fashion Assistant (Summer Intern)

_Participation in the making of October Issue Editorial
_Trend analysis and style interpretation for the shopping pages
_'Elle Hunting' - street style photo shoot
August 2011 - September 2011 Sofia, Bulgaria

Apolo Design Studio

Designer Assistant (Summer Intern)

_Research on hi-tech materials and the way they can be incorporated in the design process
_Development of a sportswear collection with high performance
June 2011 - August 2011 Sofia, Bulgaria

Midlands Fashion Designer Awards

Backstage Assistant

_Dressing and lining-up the models
_Distribution of promotional materials to the VIP guests
October 2010 - October 2010 Birmingham, United Kingdom

Alvin Loy Couture

Design Assistant

_Pattern-making and production of SS2011 collection
_Final fitting and backstage assistance
July 2010 - October 2010 Birmingham, United Kingdom

Education

Haute Ecole Libre Mosane

Erasmus Exchange Program

September 2011 - Liege, Belgium

Coventry University

BA Fashion Design

October 2009 - Coventry, United Kingdom

Professional High School Of Textiles And Fashion Design

B.Tech. Fashion Design

September 2004 - June 2009 Sofia, Bulgaria

Languages

English (Fluent),
French (Advanced),
Bulgarian (Native),

Awards

Young Creative Chevrolet

National Finalist - Belgium

2012

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe In Design, Adobe Photoshop, Digital Photography, Illustration, Sewing, Technical Drawing , Digital Printing , Knitting, Lectra Systems, Pattern Making , Rhino 3d, Silk Screen Printing, Sonic Welder Technology,

Achievements

_October 2011 -Participating in Mode In Liege Expo - Liege, Belgium

_March 2011 - Finalist on Coventry University and Seawhite of Brighton
Drawing Competition

_ May 2010 - Finalist on Young Designer Competition ‘Inspired By Sun’ set by ‘Ivan Asen 22’ showroom, Sofia, Bulgaria

_June 2009 - Taking Part of Nedko Solakov’s performance ‘A life - Black and White’ at Sofia City Gallery also performed at Tate Modern, London

_Academic years 2007/08 and 2008/09 - Winning the Achievement Scholarship of ‘Comunitas’ Foundation in Art Department

_October 2008 - Being School Representative at First Bulgarian Design Biennial, Sofia,Bulgaria