Meet our team - Sophie, Production Assistant

Sophie is one of our Production Assistants. She went to uni to study costume design, where she ended up working in theatre making costumes! We're lucky to have her skills with us at G&G.

Before working at Goose & Gander, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?

I’ve worked on a few theatre productions, making the costumes, including Nativity The Musical, West Side Story and Phantom of The Opera.

What and where did you study?

I did a costume design and making degree and Nottingham Trent University and graduated in 2019. We covered many styles of costume from 19th century corsets to futuristic masks and armour.

Meet Sophie! 👋

Sophie making costumes

What’s your favourite part about the job and working for G&G?

The team environment and how everyone helps each other out. We’re like a little family.

What was your dream job growing up?

I wanted to be everything and anything growing up – an art teacher, coral reef gardener, farmer, children’s book illustrator you name it.

What are your 3 favourite garms from G&G?

What do you get up to outside of work?

I like to roller skate, make my own clothes, play a bit of guitar, read, watch many movies and just chill out with my house mates.

Roller skating

What music are you listening to at the moment?

I’m really into electronic dance music and also neo-soul.

What’s your favourite ever tv series or film?

Favourite film ever probably has to be Breakfast at Tiffany’s purely because I’ve seen it hundreds of times.