Who we are October 08 2016
Chorus is the collaboration of long term friends Cassandra Wheat and Louise Pannell. Having met in high school textiles class the pair have traversed dance floors, continents and fashion terrain together and view Chorus as a natural continuation of these adventures.
Cassandra graduated from R.M.I.T with a Bachelor of Design – Fashion, (Honours) going on to work for both niche and high street labels across men’s and women’s wear, leaving Melbourne she undertook a Masters of Fashion Design at Domus Academy in Milan before moving to Amsterdam to design for her long time hero’s Viktor & Rolf. She is currently undertaking a PhD in fashion.
Louise studied Visual Merchandising at R.M.I.T and has worked for over 13 years in retail visual merchandising both in Australia and the UK; most recently as Visual Merchandising Manager for Mimco and working in various consulting roles for brands such as Viktoria and Woods and Mecca Cosmetica. Louise is the mother of two beautiful, energetic girls.