Experience

  • Product Development Assistant

    at Prime Art and Jewel

    November 2015 - at Present

    Texas

    Trend Research on styles across the globe for jewelry and creating a presentation of findings, creating presentations including collection details, product manufacturing costs, product retail, and product sell price. I work with the packaging team to create suitable packaging ideas for product. I work closely with the marketing team to help with product advertisement. I work with the designers to create competitive designs that can be sold as bridge jewelry, following the manufacturing process and communicating with the overseas factory, inspecting product for quality assurance, and creating a market presentation for each jewelry collection to present to the sales team. Lastly, organizing hard and soft copies of product samples sheets through PLM throughout the production process, and keeping the inventory of product packaging.

  • Entrepreneur

    at Femme and Homme Beton

    May 2012 - at Present

    Texas

    Industrial sewing, patternmaking, alterations, fabric manipulation, time management, use of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, costing, ordering materials, and customer service.

  • Concept Engineer and Fabric Cutter

    at Pink Lucy

    May 2013 - August 2014

    Texas

    Started as from May to August 2013, and then employed as part-time employee from August 2013 to January 2014. Duties included using problem solving and critical thinking skills through fabric cutting, creating technical sketches along with cut designs to be sent to manufacturer, sewing samples in-house when needed, assisting in fit sessions, working with various knits and some wovens, alterations, patternmaking, and hand sewing techniques.

Education

  • BFA in Fashion Design

    at University of North Texas

    2008 - 2015 (7 years) Texas

  • BA in Interdisciplinary Art and Design

    at University of North Texas

    2008 - 2014 (6 years) Texas

  • Certification in Alterations

    at El Centro College

    2012 - 2012 (1 year) Texas

  • Diploma

    at D W Carter

    2005 - 2008 (3 years) Texas

Languages

  • French Conversation

  • English Native

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