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Minghao Tang

Freelance pattern cutter
About

Self-driven creative pattern cutter with 3 years experience working in fashion houses and bespoke tailoring. Delivered projects with innovative menswear designs which can be viewed at minghaotang.com. Interested in freelance or in-house pattern cutting roles.

Previous Brands
MATCHESFASHION
Mr. Start Ltd
Chalayan
Daniel w. Fletcher
PER GOTESSON LIMITED
Work Experience
Size & Fit Specialist
Apr ‘23 - Now
MATCHESFASHION

•Called in products from the stockroom and ensured all sizes were correct •Supervised fitting on set with PhotoStudio and Styling Team. •Measured products on still and updated product description on record.

Creative Pattern Cutter
Sep ‘22 - Now
Self employed

•Assisted with pattern creation for students’ final year projects from Istituto Marangoni and Kingston University. •Took in projects from industrial clients to create and develop new patterns. •Advised clients on creative pattern cutting techniques including zero waste pattern designs. Made samples and toiles for independent brands.

In-house Fitter & Tailor
Sep ‘21 - Feb ‘23
Mr. Start Ltd

•Altered existing patterns and developed new products for off-the-peg production. •Advised on fitting, styling and fabric selection for made-to-measure. •Provided on the spot trouser hemming and button sewing.

Pattern Cutting Intern
Jun ‘19 - Sep ‘19
Chalayan

•Assisted with pattern creation and toiling for the Spring 2020 RTW collection. •Created tech packs for the production after the show. •Retrieved archival show pieces and created patterns for Alibaba's Broken Bridge Fashion Show 2019.

Design Assistant
Dec ‘18 - Mar ‘19
Daniel w. Fletcher

•Worked alongside the chief designer to research and design the Fall 2019 menswear collection. •Assisted in creating a collection for the 2018 International Woolmark Prize. •Liaised with European manufacturers and suppliers to source material and fabrics.

Studio Assistant
Jun ‘18 - Aug ‘18
PER GOTESSON LIMITED

•Created and altered patterns for the Spring/Summer 2019 collection. Made samples and arranged fitting. •Organised the presentation for the Paris showroom. •Prepared buyer orders from Europe and Asia including Machine-A and GR8.

Languages
Chinese - Fluent
English - Fluent
Location Preference
Open to relocation
Work Pattern
Full-time
Part-time
Employment Preference
Freelance Assignments
Hourly Consulting
Permanent Positions
Education & Training
University of the Arts London
‘20 - ‘22
Master of Arts - MA
PATTERN AND GARMENT TECHNOLOGY
University of the Arts London
‘16 - ‘19
Bachelor of Arts - BA
FASHION DESIGN TECHNOLOGY MENSWEAR
London, UK