FREELANCE DESIGN CONSULTANT & FASHION DESIGNER
Aug 2019 - Present (1 year 10 months)
Freelance Design Consultant
Freelance Handbag, Footwear & Accessories Designer
Freelance Graphic Designer
Private Tutor for Arts & Designs Classes (Drawing, Painting, Computer Programs for Fashion, Basic Graphic Design, Fashion Design, Fashion Illustration, Fashion Portfolio)
HEAD DESIGNER (Exotic Leather Handbags and Accessories)
Treasure Product Marketing Co, Ltd.
Aug 2015 - Jul 2019 (3 years 11 months)
Trend Research/ Forecasting. Intuitive Creation of Themes, Moods and Tones, Color and Material Direction. Product Line Planning and Design Collection. Presided over design forecast thinking across the business. Manage design team and ensure that design & creative collections are delivered on time and within budget. Worked with sample room and product developers to provide quality control over design output & production. Traveled to International Fashion Fairs in Milan and Hong Kong to source innovative materials.
SENIOR FOOTWEAR DESIGNER
J SHOES International Co, Ltd.
Aug 2011 - Jan 2015 (3 years 5 months)
Worked closely with British designers to create shoe collections both men and women. Trend research/ forecasting. Created mood boards, designs, CADS and prepared tech pack specifications. Worked with sample room, Brazilian shoe developers and factories in China and Hong Kong to produce collections from 1st prototype through sales samples. Created theme, product briefs & merchandising plans for buyers to source additional items for retails in Asia.
WOMAN BAG CREATIVE DESIGNER
Easy Carry Enterprises, Ltd.
Sep 2010 - Jun 2011 (9 months)
Created bag collections with Dutch designers. Traveled to China each season to work with development team. Approved pre-production samples before shipping to head office in the Netherlands.
SENIOR FASHION/ GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Pointe Russe Co, Ltd.
Mar 2007 - Sep 2008 (1 year 6 months)
Collaborated closely with British developer and Australian designers to create range of shoe collections. Traveled to Australia each season. Prepared photoshoot, graphic works and drawing pads for the team.
FOOTWEAR & ACCESSORIES DESIGNER
Banana Shoes (Asia) Co, Ltd.
Oct 2004 - Sep 2006 (1 year 11 months)
Conversed with Scandinavian clients to understand what they desired and designed variety of shoes and bags for each client. Prepared drawing pads and tech pack specifications for factories in China and Hong Kong.