Friday, 27 July 2012

Are you a Graphic Designer?

A fantastic career opportunity has arisen within our company to join the highly creative and enthusiastic graphics team.
Applicants need a strong eye for detail and to be pro-active with the ability and drive to help push the brand forward creatively.
The role will involve working  across a variety of media – packaging, windows, point of sale, promotional campaigns, logos, brochures, leaflets,
direct mail, press packs, advertising etc.
The ideal candidate will be a highly talented & creative individual with good commercial awareness within a fast paced retail environment.
- Min. 3 years experience in a similar fashion environment.
- Proficient in CS5: Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, windows, MS Office, PowerPoint and Acrobat on PC.
- Experience in sourcing suppliers.
- Experience in print production.
- Highly motivated and hard working
- Have a hands-on and ‘can-do’ attitude
- Good interpersonal and communication skills.
- An interest in fashion would be an advantage but not essential
Salary commensurate with experience.
Please apply by 5th August 2012 and include examples of your portfolio in your CV document

Wednesday, 11 July 2012

Nica Autumn / Winter 2012 Collection

Nica Autumn / Winter 2012 Collection

Welcome into Nica's world, a collection that encapsulates playful charm, gorgeous detailing and an overall vintage elegance. An autumnal haze of bitter choc, burnt orange, deep burgundy and almond enriches and brings warmth to this season's palette. Tweed and tapestry with elaborate embroidery detailing fuse Nica's love of fun and fashion.

An intricately crafted bird design creates the delightful front panel seen in the 'Emilie' range. The tote is spacious and structured, holding its shape even when it stands alone the structured scoop grab and small square cross body complete he 'Emilie' range with two tone handles.

A 70's inspired soft slouchy range 'Enka' forms it's shape by layering panels of snake skin textures against smooth faux leather. Scoop shoulder, cross body and wristlet clutch use on trend scallop edging and zip pulls with flowing tassels which takes the vintage lover right back to the soft approach of the 1970's.

The captivating embroidery design in the 'Sally' range delves into textural heritage. Taking you from day to night the large shoulder with a delightful bow fitting is a beautifully crafted statement piece.

Updating the satchel trend, Nica combines the high shine patent with a feminine pattern, crafted by laser cut detailing. The new tote shape within the 'Mia' range is the perfect essential for day time. Compiling of a triple compartment, large enough to file A4, this tote will keep your gadgets and files safely hidden in the comfort of a lady like tote.

Nica's AW12 collection has an abundance of updated twists on vintage classics. Come and join us in Nica's world to play with eccentric charm and grace.

Monday, 2 July 2012

It's time to pack up your bag and spend the weekend away with your Nica Play!


Nica Play is a label specifically designed to keep up with busy lifestyles.

This collection comprises of five key shapes and two signature flower and bird prints. A luscious milk chocolate base is layered with cream flowers and playful colour pops of mini flowers in sunshine yellow and poppy red, add a sense of Nica's charm to the print. The tropical bird print has a base of purple dots on a cream background. From a distance it gives the print an overall pink base. Layered on top of the dots are green leaf motifs which have solid yellow birds in silhouette.

The weekend holdall comes complete with its own zip up pouch for travelling. Light weight, this holdall is ideal to carry your over night necessities and keeping your necessities safe, Nica play has matching make up & wash bags.

On the move? You will need your iPad and kindle too keep you occupied! Lucky for you Nica Play has a created beautiful covers for them too!

Once at your destination, it will be time to take your tote or bowling bag out for lunch and around the shops! If you need your hands free for discovering treasures while you are away, then Nica Play satchel and cross body are perfect for throwing over your shoulder and getting stuck in. Light weight and durable the entire collection can be easily folded and packed in a suitcase or weekend holdall. Sturdy webbing straps and amorous amounts of pocket space with hidden sections keep you organised and secure.

The collection comprises of light weight, durable accessories ideal for all that life throws at you. Laminate fabric allows these accessories to be washed and cleaned, perfect to take to a festival or wiping off children's sticky fingers at a picnic.