Creative & innovative Design Director with over 10 years of experience in clothing design in the Apparel Industry. End-to- end knowledge of product development life-circle from design concept to production. Over the past, professional years, I had achieved more than 2000-5000 orders for a single style of my clothing design as well as many more other styles.
In addition to my professional abilities, also have two other strengths. One having a special skill Inspired by Haute Couture; in creating beautiful clothes combined with expertly skilled handwork design as a fashion designer. Elevated taste level across women's woven, inclusive of beaded and embroidered, etc. This will enrich the style of the company's current clothing line or help develop new clothing lines. And selecting the right manufacture that can apply the production process to mass-produce.
And Secondly, I'm extremely fluent in the Chinese language, customer psychology & the culture as well. I have provided help with communicating with manufacturers, pattern makers, sales & marketing to companies that want to break into the Chinese market.
Hard work & results are some of my core experiences which enhanced my understanding as well as being pro-active in all spectrums of production; design, process, sales, finance, marketing, and trends; multitasking skills & the pursuit for perfection.
Proficient in using Microaoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint, Keynote, Pages, Numbers, Adobe Corel Draw, Photoshop.
Great sense of responsibility, and strong teamwork, Detailed organization.
Analytical thinking, Innovation management, Sales analysis, Sales & Marketing, Fashion Design, Product Development, Trend Forecasting, Sketching, Marketing Strategy, Apparel, Project Planning, Styling, Concept Development,
Chinese & English
Hand Embroidery, Fit, Tech Packs, Mood Boards, Handwork, Supplier relationship, Excellent hand sketching skill, Cost- efficient, International project management, Strong excellent painting & drawing skills.
Create and design lines according to predetermined style plans, sales needs, emerging trends, & cost structure. Strong ability to design & create new fabric from pre-exist fabrics.
Organize photo shoot. Create Lookbook & Linesheet.
Design: Partnering closely with the Product Development team to ensure execution of the design is within quality standards & design aesthetic. Understand trends, brand positioning, customer survey, market research, specific style design, fabric selection, & other links.
Production: Guide pattern maker & sample maker, fabric accessories procurement, communicate with the factory, quality inspection, & acceptance of these stages.
Sales: Create effective marketing plans and advertising strategies. Has adopted the strategy of creating hit product,
which is classified as "Category Killer"; this allows consumers to recognize the product first and then the brand.
It's important to focus on the soft power of the product. The great brand strength power of a product is often hard and soft. Hard strength is to present the complete product, without any advertising & sales explanation, you can feel the workmanship, design, texture. Soft power is the social stickiness of the people who use the product. In the interaction to convey the value of the products, the costumers will understand the value of good design.
Brand design & positioning: Inspired by Haute couture, the brand prides itself in creating beautiful clothes combined with expertly skilled handwork, attention to detail, top notch quality, & a modern aesthetic. Brand goals are to create similar like Haute Couture style, but ready-to-wear prices.
I had achieved some more than 2000 orders for a single style of my clothing design as well as many more other styles. Share fashion insights & analysis with buyers to help them choose the appropriate inventory purchases.
Partnering closely with Product Development team to ensure execution of design is within quality standards and design aesthetic. Mentor and guide a team of pattern maker, sample maker.
Mentor and guide hand worker Sews embellishments & trims on samples. Research & select fabrics, trims, silhouettes, color palettes, & patterns form. Attend sample/production fittings & advise on changes.
12/2016 – Present
Organize fashion shows, events, & photo shoots
Try on samples for each fashion show & rehearse the fashion show,
Participate in fashion show & apparel product ordering meetings, listen to the opinions of regional market personnel & agents; prepare for the next product development.
Conducted marketing surveys & shopping mall, target brand; written reports for the market product research for the apparel's popularity.
Assistant Designer – Sh
Create concepts and color stories for each delivery & for each collection/account.
Evaluate the potential success of a certain clothing line.
collaborated ideas with the design teammates to form the best possible garment that is trendy, sell-able, & creative. Assist the design director to collect information on target customer needs &market trends.
Coordinate with salespeople, pattern makers, & manufacturers.
Understand the performance of style, characteristics, & prices of clothing fabrics as well as paying attention to color & design feel; which is the recipe in creating new novel clothing styles for the accessories & also seizing the control cost.
I had achieved some more than 1000-5000 orders for a single style of my clothing design as well as many more other styles.
Creating tech-packs, flat sketching, preparing the color boards, mood/theme boards. Keep boards updated.
Sketching new designs by free-hand & by adobe illustrator; Photoshop.
Select garments & accessories that will be used for promotional marketing.
Reporting to Design Director Responsible to meet all deadlines in adherence to the seasonal design calendar. Attend sample/production fittings and advise on changes.
Communicates with in-house & outside factories.
Activities and Societies: Double majored in runway model classes. Used to catwalk for various school costume design competitions. As well as catwalks for other fashion brands. Won class scholarship.
Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.
Job Titles Held: