I have been developing my own business in fashion design and manufacturing. Through the last year I have owned and operated a handmade and locally designed clothing store in Louisville. Starting with my experiences working as Wardrobe Master in the Theater Department at University of Louisville, I have developed a strong background in alterations, garment fittings and fashion design. Though my experience working at my store, The Hanger, I am a detail-oriented and dedicated to surpassing customer expectations. I am a well-rounded Fashion Designer familiar with the complete product creation life cycle, from initial concept to retail sale. I am a high-performing Buyer who increases profitability through innovative product selection through working with other local designers.
Owner of a Women's clothing boutique in the Highlands.
Recipient of the Young Entrepreneurship Award 2011 from
National Association of Women Business Owners.
Collaborated with photographers and stylists to effectively elucidate The Hanger brand and merchandising standards.
Managed projects according to timeline and seasonal changes.
Drove sales by developing business strategies, marketing plans and merchandise assortments.
Managed new store budgets and financial plans.
Displayed and presented clothing and merchandise for fashion shows.
Managed the design process of new accessories to fit with the clothing line.
Constructed and styled garments by hand and using sewing machines.
Built a reputation of credibility and responsiveness with customers.
Measured customers for size and recorded measurements for use in alterations and custom clothing.
Graduated with Degree in Humanities and an emphasis in Theatre. Through a Fashion and TextilesIndependent Study I learned how to design a collection for fashion using inspirations from past and present fashion. 3.72 GPA
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