Sportswear/ Outer wear designer
ROCAWEAR Aided in the production of the 2003 Macy's Passport Men's wear fashion collection for RocaWear. Responsible for the development of twenty-four successful deliveries, that catapulted RocaWear's design aesthetic and brand positioning. Accomplished in Brand appropriate design development and line merchandising. " Hands on" approach to each stage from concept, rend research, fabric development and sketching to production tting and nal editing of line. Present line to sales and stores during market week. Worked directly with mills for special fabric development Travel domestically and internationally for development and inspiration. Aided in the growth of the 450 million dollar brand, executing Young Men's apparel.
Constructed t-shirt brands for chain stores: J.C. Penny, Dillards, Sears, and Paci c Sunwear Aided in the production of several private label apparel brands Product development Sourcing Fabric Design packaging
Assisted with sourcing, creative development and production Responsible for the up keep of all client accounts Freelance Clients SABAIT, STALL & DEAN, DRAPER & MAYNARD, HAMPTON LACROSSE CLUB, NGLSH JEANS, KENNETH COLE PRODUCTIONS, LONG STREET: PHAT FARM DIVISION, DDC LAB, ENYCE, COOGI, JEEP/EAGLE CLOTHING, NIKE, REEBOK, SEAN JOHN, GUESS JEANS, AVIREX, PARISH, 7TH38, SYPHER, RAZA, MECCA USA, ECKO, RICHYUNG, MEMBERS ONLY, K.L.I.N. TRADESHOW, ARTFUL DODGER *PORTFOLIO AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST Kweku Amuquandoh 275 Park Ave. Suite 2N Brooklyn, NY 11205
Graphic/ Art Direction
CAD, Hand illustrations, Merchandising Boards, Trend forecast Tech Packs, Fittings, Fabric sourcing and Development Software: Photoshop CS3, Illustrator CS3
Creative Director (Consulting)
STALL & DEAN
Development of Brand Identity, Collection, Art Direction CAD, Hand illustrations, Merchandising Boards, Trend forecast Tech Packs, Fittings, Fabric sourcing and Development Software: Photoshop CS3, Illustrator CS3
Graphic Design and Footwear. Concepts/Inspiration.
STRIDE RITE/ PRO-KEDS Designed fashion wovens & knits top & bottoms categories CAD, Hand illustrations, Merchandising Boards, Color Inspiration/Forecast, Fabric Development, Art & Embellishment, Trim Design. Tech Packs, Specs (1st through production), Fittings, Fabric sourcing and development. Photoshop CS3, Illustrator CS3. Microsoft Excel & Word
Aided in the growth of the 380 million dollar brand, executing young men's apparel.
ASPHALT YACHT CLUB
at Asphalt Yacht Club -AYC Responsible for creating capsules to diversify the current distribution of AYC.
Senior Designer YMCMB Sportswear
at Bravado/Universal Music Group Created and developed full Sportswear apparel collections for the YMCMB brand.
MEMBERS ONLY Creative Director