Creative designer skilled at all stages of apparel product development. This includes color palettes, trend direction, concept development, styling and silhouettes for the appropriate marketplace. Involved from concept to production.
Extensive knowledge of yarn qualities, gauges, stitch patterns, and knitting technology. Skilled at machine knitting (Domestic, Industrial V-Bed Hand Flats, and Stoll M1 programming) for stitch development. Strong technical, garment, and fabric (both knit and woven) construction knowledge.
Specialties: Apparel Product Development, Womens Apparel Design, Sweater Design, Knit Design, Sweater Knit Technology, Fashion Illustration, Web PDM, PLM, Adobe CC, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Kaledo Knit, Kaledo Weave.
Sweater and Knit Technology
Product Development Manager Certificate, Apparel Product Development
B.S.-Apparel Production Management
A.A.S.-Accessories Design-Leather Shoes, Handbags, and SLG.