Technical designer with a strong creative design background.
08/2016 to Current
Technical DesignerAlice + Olivia － New York, NY.
07/2015 to 08/2016
Associate Technical Designer
09/2013 to 07/2015
Assistant Technical Designer
Covering both wovens and cut & sew product.
Owning the Jumpsuit and
Bodysuit categories, and also specializing in shirts and dresses.
Seeing styles from development through to final production.
Conducting fittings with head designer, working with in-house pattern makers,
creating tech packs with construction details, BOM, specs and grade, flat sketching
on Illustrator, writing fit comments with pattern corrections, daily communication
with overseas factories.
Experience in both domestic and overseas production.
06/2013 to 07/2013
Menswear Assistant Designerck Calvin Klein － New York, NY.
Sketched and updated wovens categories including shirts and jackets,
created artwork for trims, quilting and prints, created workmanship samples,
sourced fabric, conducted trend research, compiled images for mood boards.
09/2012 to 12/2012
Design InternThakoon LLC － New York, NY.
Created print artwork, designed embroidery layouts, assisted in fittings, sourced
fabric and trims, maintained presentation boards, pattern making.
01/2012 to 09/2012
Womenswear Design InternCalvin Klein Collection － New York, NY.
Developed designs with creative draping and pattern making, created print
artwork, fabric manipulation, assisted in fittings, design research.
Freelance Assistant Technical DesignerAlice + Olivia － New York, NY.
Cut & Sew Aug - Sept 2013
Created and updated tech packs using Excel, flat sketching on Illustrator,
measured and prepared fit samples, assisted with fittings and taking fit notes,
wrote construction and fit comments to overseas factories.
Associate of Applied Science: Fashion DesignParsons The New School for Design － New YorkFashion Design
AAS: Fashion DesignParsons The New SchoolFashion Design Dean's List, Fall 2011, Spring 2012 & Fall 2012