Summary

I am a graduate of The Art Institute of Atlanta, with a Bachelors degree in Fashion Design. I have over 13 years of experience working in the independent fashion industry as a Freelance Wardrobe Stylist, Personal Shopper, and Fashion Designer.

Credits

10/15 – Current

Fashion Designer – Iwearitonlyonce

Details
10/15 – Current

Familiar with the complete product creation life cycle, from initial concept to retail sale. Detail-oriented , adept at designing, directing, and managing ready to wear (RTW) and producing garments made from various types of fabrics and materials. Proficient in MS Office, Gerber and the Juki industrial sewing machine. Sewed by hand garment pieces together as buttons and button hole

2/12 – Current

Freelance Wardrobe Stylist – Iwearitonlyonce

Details
2/12 – Current

• Coordinating the borrowing/purchasing of garments and props • Responsible for cultivating strong relationships with designers and retailers • Styled models for fashion editorial, commercial, and advertisement photo shoots • Conceptualizing with photographers, hair stylists, and makeup artists on them and direction • Research and shop for current trends in fashion and accessories for upcoming shoots• Interpreted and articulated the latest fashion trends and products • Worked in partnership with key boutiques • Provided wardrobe reorganization, styling consultation, and fashion advice.

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Education

Class of '18

The Art Institute of Atlanta

Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Fashion Design
Class of '17

The Art Institute of Charlotte

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Fashion Design
Class of '07

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University:

Bachelor of Science Degree, Animal Science (Animal Industry)

My Gear

  • Steamer
  • sewing tool kit
  • Portable clothes rack

Skills

  • Surface Design
  • Superb Attention to Detail
  • Fit Analysis
  • Knowledgeable in garment construction
  • Sewing & Design experience
  • Strong market knowledge
  • Trends & Forecasting