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Professional Experience

Britta Rouse designs, Castlemaine |  Business owner (2021 - present)
Production of handmade, recycled quilts & clothing
Marketing & events
Customer service & administration

RMIT University, Melbourne | Technician (2018 - present)
Technical & design support for students
Servicing & maintenance of industrial machinery

Seb Brown, Melbourne | Studio Assistant (2018 to 2021)
Administrative & studio assistance
Customer service

Vaquera, NYC | Machinist & Design Assistant (2017)
Construction of garments for wholesale & private clients
Runway production assistance
Design & construction of Suffragette dress, acquired by the Museum of London

Gauntlett Cheng, NYC | Machinist & Design Assistant (2017)
Construction of garments for wholesale & private clients
Construction of samples for manufacturers
Design assistance & pattern making

Susan Cianciolo, NYC | Studio Assistant (2017)
Event and technical support for “Flower Essence: A Flower Painting & Embroidery Workshop” at Bridgette Donohue Gallery NYC

Montblanc Australia, Melbourne | Technician (2016)
Repair of watches, jewelery, engraving & embossing leather
Customer service consultant for Australasian market

Studio 11:11, Melbourne | Freelance Designer (2013 - 2016)
Construction of leather bag prototypes & design assistance

Chorus, Collingwood | Machinist & Design Assistant (2013 - 2016)
Construction of samples for manufacturers
Design assistance, pattern making of clothing & accessories
Assisting with photo shoots, films & events

3-ply x Centre for Style x Jessie Kiely, Tarrawarra MoMA (2016)
Assisting the performance at Tarrawarra Biennial
Construction of “Jessie Kiely” runway pieces

Vintage Shed, Tyabb | Seamstress & Retail Associate (2011 - 2016)
Conservation of vintage garments, hand-mending & reconstruction
Research & archival work

Fashion is Fast, Anna-Sofie Berger | Production Assistance (2013)
Assisting the production of “Fashion is Fast” runway at Bus Projects

Creative Projects & Awards

“Salumi Salon” fashion presentation, Queen Victoria Deli Hall, Melbourne (2015)
Award for Independent Group Showcase, “Salumi Salon”, Melbourne (2015)
“Bricolage” Exhibition, Melbourne (2014)


Bachelor of Design (Fashion) (Honors) RMIT University | Graduating in 2015

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