Carol Wickenden

Fashion Pattern Technician, Teacher, Trainer and Coach

Carol is a qualified teacher, trainer and coach and believes there is nothing more important than empowering others through teaching, coaching and mentoring.

Teaching and working in the Fashion Industry for more than 25 years, Carol brings to the table a deep wealth of knowledge and has the ability to teach things in a simple and easy to understand way.

Carol’s area of expertise and passion is in manual and computer pattern cutting, making and grading. After graduating with honors from Fashion at East Sydney TAFE, was employed as a patternmaker in a small exclusive high end label. Loving diversity and a new challenge her depth and width of experience goes from employee to CEO and from individualized fit of formal garments to mass production. Women’s fashion labels to Corporate Uniforms, Ski wear and pattern cutting for leather garments.

Carol believes that the difference between a good pattern and a great pattern is fit and proportion. Everyone wants to look and feel good.

Carol is also a qualified coach with accrediations from John Maxwell and Anthony Robbins.

Whether you are wanting to learn how to make a pattern, a pattern cutter wanting to upskill, student needing additional advice or coaching on a specific style or technique then reach out to Carol now or download the specific modules that will help you on your design and increase your knowledge.


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