Stephen is available for work
➢ A fashion design Masters post graduate from Central Saint Martins, London
➢ Creative leader in luxury womenswear/accessories design from concept through to runway and merchandising
➢ Extensive knowledge of product development and materials across luxury womenswear fashion, accessories, and multi-product collections
➢ Branding design and innovation - brand creation, development strategy, and brand DNA definition
➢ Product trend forecasting - Creative strategy
➢ Leadership skills of strong integrity and vision - mentoring individuals of diverse expertise to execute as a team
Open to relocation
Open to Full-time work
Jun 2019 - Oct 2022
- Transformational +400% sales revenue increase creating and leading concept through to Paris Runway & retail, collection direction, design & development
- Taking store conversion rate from below 15% ...
Creative Director Consultant (full-time)
Dec 2012 - Jan 2014
Creative Director for KARL LAGERFELD womenswear line, LAGERFELD menswear line – encompassing all categories from RTW through to shoes and bags, printed accessories, and packaging.
•Worked directly w...
Design Director for womenswear - menswear
Jun 2004 - Aug 2008
Elevated brand image by providing conceptual direction for women's- and menswear as well as for associated accessories, shoes and handbags
•Heritage and DNA defnition - Ensured that the Company's hi...
Head Of Design
Jun 2002 - Mar 2004
Head of Design for the POLLINI RTW womenswear and menswear line – encompassing all categories from RTW through to shoes and bags, printed accessories, and packaging. Tasked with the development of new...
Jun 1996 - Feb 2000
Working under Gucci creative director, Tom Ford and alongside Christopher Bailey - provided design into the production of fve high fashion luxury collections (two runway shows and three selling colle...
Central Saint Martins
Master of Arts
1994 to 1995
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
BA(hons) degree in fashion and textile design
1990 to 1994