Senior Apparel Designer
SENIOR APPAREL DESIGNER with 17 years in the apparel industry designing active/performance wear, intimate apparel (sleepwear, loungewear, bras, panties), outerwear, sportswear, swimwear and even pet products.
Work experience includes but not limited to: Hanes Brands Inc., Champion; Fashion Options, Umbro Performance; Spartan; Best Equipment; WalMart; Russell Newman; Macy's Merchandising Group; Goody's, Ashley Judd; Natori; May Merchandising Company; Blair Corporation; JLA Home; and QVC.
International travel experience and extensive knowledge for taking product from design concept to production. Skills and experience: color palette selection, conceptualizing/design/execution the style direction, trend research, silhouette, fabrication, construction, print/ graphics, sketches, color, boards, fit, tech packs, communicating with factories, lab dip and strike- off reviews, and fabric and sample approvals. Create all artwork and illustrations/prints/embroideries in Illustrator/Photoshop. Adept designing for the women's, men's, and children's markets.