Shoes and Leathegoods design & development consultant
CLIENTS SINCE 2018 : J.M. WESTON, ROUJE, UNIQLO-COMPTOIR DES COTONNIERS, MAJE, BALZAC...
Trained at the "école des arts décoratifs" in Paris, I've worked in France and abroad for luxury (J.M. Weston, Balenciaga, Lesage), contemporary brands (Maje, Rouje, American Vintage, Anthropology...) and Fast Fastion (Zara & Uniqlo) with vendors in Europe (Italy, Spain, France, Portugal...) and in Asia (China, Vietnam, India) since 2009.
For my clients, I usually manage the whole process of collection including design, technical development, and sourcing.
Passionate by craftmanship and know-how, I've worked for 2 years in a vietnamese factory as a designer and developer for an asian brand and international clients.
FLUENT IN FRENCH - ENGLISH - SPANISH
Open to relocation
Open to Full time or Part time work
Shoes & accessories design and collection development consultancy
Jan 2018 - Present
Design and creation of collection identity & signatures for luxury and contemporary brands : shoes, bags, accessories. Trims and material sourcing and development Proposition of a more sustainable app...
Senior shoes and bags designer W
Feb 2018 - Oct 2019
Sous la direction de Jeanne Damas Design de sacs et chaussures
Head of accessories
American Vintage Groupe
Jan 2013 - Mar 2016
Creation of the accessories department of the brand. Sourcing and strategic development. Accessories design and development :
-small leather goods
Jul 2010 - Sep 2012
Design, development and production follow-up leather good for the brand Ipa-Nima. Design, development and follow-up for private labels (Betsey Jonhson / Anthropology / Wako / H&M /...) :
Lesage Chanel Chanel
May 2010 - Jun 2010
Embroidery drawing, and technical development
Senior RTW designer, Rouje
Nicolas is a great accessories designer, always proposing audacious directions. Easy to work with, I strongly recommand.
Consultant, Nicolas Leseurre
Nicolas is a fantastic person to work with in a team. He has excellent technical skills and gets its inspirations from many different know-hows. He is passionate by Craftmanship and knows how to work with precision. He is really client driven and knows how to work with all teams (development, production, merchandising...). Specifically for Shoes, he can offer a technical development service which can be very useful for companies.
école national supérieur des arts décoratifs
Master of Design
2006 to 2009
ENSAAMA Olivier de Serres
Bachelor's degree design de mode et textile
2003 to 2006