Marie Charensol

Work History

Work History
Jun 2008 - Present

DESIGNER

JOHN RICHMOND

Designer for the John Richmond womenswear mainline in London.

·Responsible for the research including draping, mood boards, color card, shapes, fabrics, finishes, techniques, prints and embroideries.

·Design of the collection including tailoring, dresses, knitwear, jersey, sportswear and leather.

·Follow up of the collection, fittings and coordination of the process.

·Styling of the looks for the show and the advertising campaign.

Jun 2005 - May 2008

DESIGNER

CHRISTIAN DIOR

Designer for Christian Dior design studio in Paris, working for Christian Dior womenswear, Haute Couture, and for John Galliano womenswear and the second line Galliano.

·Responsible for the research, design and inputs of the Galliano collection including:mood boards, color card, draping, fabrics, embroideries, techniques, details, and silhouette.

·Follow up of the Galliano collection through fittings and factories, and in charge of the styling of the individual looks for the Galliano look book and the advertising campaign.

·Design of the technical drawings and variations for the John Galliano womenswear collection.

·Draping, creation of cutting techniques, details and finishes for John Galliano and Christian Dior.

·Creation of embroideries, fabric manipulation, treatment and dye techniques for John Galliano and Christian Dior.

Jan 2005 - May 2005

ASSISTANT DESIGNER

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN

Work placement at Alexander McQueen womenswear design studio in London.

·Design of embroideries, print and fabric manipulation.

Jun 2004 - Dec 2004

ASSISTANT DESIGNER

JOHN GALLIANO

Work placement at John Galliano design studio in Paris working for womenswear ready-to-wear.

·Creation of show accessories.

·Draping fabrics and knit in order to develop volume and shape.

·Design of women’s knitwear.

Education

Education
Sep 2002 - Jun 2004

B.T.S

ECOLE SUPDEMOD

·BTS is a two years higher education course.

Sep 2001 - Jun 2002

B.T.S

ECOLE LA RUCHE

One year studying fashion design and working in industry part time, for the fashion house Mohanjeet,as an assistant designer.

Sep 2000 - Jul 2001

PREPARATORY YEAR TO BTS

ECOLE BELLECOUR

Preparatory year to the BTS studying applied arts including design, architecture, advertising.

Sep 1997 - Jun 2000

A LEVEL

LYCEE ALAIN BORN