Arden B; Technical Designer NBC Fashion Star Show; Patternmaker Undrest swim wear, lingerie: 1st thru production patternmaker, Pat& optitex technology woven, knit, silk Fiore: Technical designer, Patternmaker: 2001- 2005 Developed designs and created base patterns for both knits and woven fabrics.
Measured and evaluated patterns against measurement specs, Measured and evaluated sample garments, Field production questions-troubleshooter and made recommendations to resolve issues related to factory productions, Created detail construction and measurement specifications.
Main position responsibilities included but not limited to: Spec/ 1st thru production samples, Created tech pack, Spec sheet, POM Placement sheet, Illustration, Placement information, detailed info images, Pattern sheet (Sewing instructions), Bills of Material, attended in fittings, Coordinated with design & productions to ensure that all the Information were correct for production tech pack, updated tracking logs.
to 01/1998 Fari's Lingerie
Created first pattern, Sketched all designs for multiple labels, Purchase sample fabric/trim, Dye sample fabrics, garments and implemented new line sheet.
to 01/1996 Apparel Manufacture
Interpreted information specified through design sketch, design specification sheet or dup fitting notes to produce corresponding pattern.
Interpreted design sketch utilizing draping.
Resolved all issues from development stage through final production stage.
BA: Fashion Design,
May 1996 California state university Northridge - Fashion Design