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BFA FASHION DESIGN | CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURSHIP MINOR

 

D E S I G N  S T U D I O

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Vaquera

New York, [5/1 - 9/11]

Among The Prime

Co-Creative Director of Milwaukee streetwear label Among The Prime. Lead designer of the women’s wear, specializing in sample construction, conceptual ideation, and assemblage of technical specification packages, collaborating with manufacturers & talent, and coordinating promotional campaigns. Milwaukee, WI [12/16 - current]

Willa & Mae

Primary Assistant to brand consultant & fashion design stylist Jane Mow for Sydney/ Auckland based luxury sleepwear label Willa & Mae. Works in adobe illustrator, trend forecasting, improving social media presence, administration, and compiling design research.

Sydney, [01/16 - 01/17]

 

Kit X

Design room intern at Australian label KitX, assisting showroom management with pattern cutting, fittings, data input on Niche, Citrix, and Excel, as well as creating technical renderings on adobe illustrator. Provided on set support at lookbook photo shoot, Australian market week, KitX sample sale, Sydney fashion week preparation and backstage organization at show.

Reference Letter

Sydney, [2/16-5/16]

 

Yasmine Eslami

Assistant to french lingerie designer Yasmine Eslami, organizing and packing shipments, delivering and collecting products for shoots, assisting in design research for Eslami's residency at french swimwear company Eres, and formatting digital flats on adobe Illustrator.

Paris, [11/14-03/15]

 

 

 

F A S H I O N  W E E K 

 

Linder, Spring 2018 collection,

New York

Hood By Air, Spring 2017 collection,

New York

Kit X, Resort 2016 collection,

Sydney

Elie Saab, Fall / Winter 2015 collection,

Paris

 

 

M A R K E T  W E E K | S H O W R O O M

 

Zac Posen, Fall 2015 collection.

Paris, [02/14]

Oscar De La Renta, Pre Fall & Fall 2015 collections.

Paris, [1/14],[3/14]

 

 

 

S T Y L I N G  A S S I S T A N C E

 

Images That Sell

Styling assistant for Australian company Images That Sell, providing creative services for fashion and lifestyle companies requiring media for marketing, and e-commerce.

Sydney, [02/16 - 05/16]

 

Assistant to stylist Chloe Rose for Manuscript Daily, photographed by Georges Antoni.

Sydney, [02/16]

 

Assistant to stylist Lauren Kennedy Malpas for Asos campaign photographed by Paul Rousteau.

Paris, [04/15]     

 

 

C O M M U N I T Y  A D V I S O R

 

Appointed by the director of student life, the community advisor encouraged community relations and acted as liaison between students and staff, organizing school wide events, relaying and solving housing concerns, and promoting student life programs.

Parsons Paris [Fall 2014 - Spring 2015]

 

 

 

O N L I N E  P R I N T

 

Girls Guide to Paris

Website coordinator, marketing assistant, and freelance writer, contributing with outreach assistance for fashion and events publication Girls Guide to Paris.

Reference Letter

Paris, [02/14-06/14]

 

 

 

V O L U N T E E R

Sydney Biennale

Envoy Member Created and enhanced viewing experiences for visitors by actively approaching, engaging, and facilitating audience dialogues about the 20th Biennale artists, their works, and the curation process.

Sydney, [03/16-06/16]

 

La Reserve des Arts

Student volunteer with La Reserve des Arts, an artist collective bridging creatives with second hand and industrial surplus materials. Through collaboration with a sustainable design course completed at Parsons Paris, design students were asked to design and create a compost containment system to be used at the centers rooftop garden.

Paris, [04/14]

 

 

 

H O N O R S | A W A R D S

VFILES Runway Season 10 Winner 

[8/18]

Swedish Fashion Council's 2018 Challenge The Fabric Award finalist

[8/18]

Recipient of the 2018 Parsons X Goodwill Sustainability Sponsorship for collection _and carry on

[2/18]

Finalist of Parsons 2018 Academic Awards in the category of Social Innovation for collection _and carry on

Nominees in this category have addressed existing issues within society and the fashion industry and propose solutions in the form of new sustainable models or responsible practices that embrace site-specific and human-centered approaches to design while considering social, political, and cultural imperatives.

[5/18]

Finalist of Parsons 2018 Academic Awards in the category of Creative Systems for collection _and carry on

Nominees in this category are for designers who have developed new modes of systems, thinking, or practices within the fashion context, evidenced by proposing new systems of making, cutting, fitting, life cycle analysis, production methods, business models, and collaborative practices.

[5/18]

 


 

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