Halvor Hauen

Creative Digital Pattern cutter
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I am a motivated, organised and conscientious person with a wealth of experience in all areas of the garment production industry. As a team player I work well under pressure to achieve deadlines. • High level of technical knowledge and strong practical skills. • Ability to work as part of a team and to liaise with colleagues in other functions. • The ability to prioritise and to switch between different tasks as required • Problem-solving and decision-making skills • Ability to work to tight deadlines

Previous Brands
JW Anderson
Paragon Clothing LTD
River Island
Work Experience
Creative/ Production Gerber pattern cutter
May ‘23 - Oct ‘23
JW Anderson

Gerber pattern cutter
Apr ‘22 - Mar ‘23
Paragon Clothing LTD

Gerber Pattern cutter
May ‘21 - Apr ‘22
Self employed

Senior Gerber Pattern Cutter
Sep ‘12 - Oct ‘20
River Island

Tailoring Pattern Cutter
Nov ‘05 - Sep ‘12

Freelance creative pattern cutter and bespoke tailor
Sep ‘00 - Sep ‘05

Pattern cutter and tailor for designers Michelle Lowe Holder and Siv Støldal. Sample machinist for designer Ann Sophie Back. Royal College of Art - men's wear technician. Creative pattern cutter for various UK high-street suppliers.

Education & Training
Kent Institute of Art & Design
‘96 - ‘00
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Bergen yrkesskole, Norway
‘93 - ‘96
London, UK