Emma Brown is a professional Freelance Designer specialising in Fashion and Textiles, for swim, accessories and apparel clothing design and development for Children and Women in the retail industry. Her graduation was from Central Saint Martins London in Knitwear with Womenswear Design in 2001 with a 2.1 degree, her skills were further developed through producing collections for Adams, Boots, Carrefour, Debenhams, Dunnes, Disney, Early Learning Centre, George, Hamleys, John Lewis, La Senza, Littlewoods, Mothercare, Next, Poetic Gem, Sainsburys, Tesco, Travis Designs Ltd for Harrods, Watermelon, and Woolworths through suppliers or direct contact.
In Freelancing Emma Brown's clients include: Ello for Children's Casuals India, JTC for Baby Textiles England, LC Waikiki for Teen Girls Jerseywear Consultant Istanbul, Mafana Kids for Children's Occasionwear London, Littlewoods for Children's Casuals England, Manchild for Layette Belgium, Minnow Creative for Textiles London, Olive & Moss for Layette and Toddlers Casuals London, Omnia for Girls Occasionwear Paris, Snowflakes and Sunflowers for Baby & Children's Hosiery England, Web 4 Design – Style Right Trend Books Fashion / Textiles for Baby & Toddler England sold internationally, Zalekua for Children's Casuals Finland, Zoggs for Children's Swimwear Australia/England, and Womenswear brand Noon by Noor for designing repeat prints and development of main designers knitwear in Bahrain.
Through working for all of these companies Emma has gained an international designer status, learning to work with people from all over the world with now a total of 15 years experience; 5 of those years as a Freelancer. From this she has developed strong working relationships with factories in Europe and the Far East as a result. She prides herself on her attention to detail in product briefs and the ability to build strong capsule designs using research from future trends in silhouette, colour and textile application. Emma project manages briefs from large to small, and gives clear direction on how to build and style a label for those who are beginners working with appropriate trends for their target customer profile. Her strong handwriting in clothing, textile design and technical skills are combined with an exceptionally friendly and personable approach. Get in touch now to discuss all project briefs via email followed by telephone or skype.