College LaSalle, Montreal
DEC 2012 (Menswear)
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Majco Apparel. Inc, Montreal 2012-2013
Personal Clients 2011-2016
MENS ACTIVEWEAR DESIGNER
Manhattan International Trade. Inc, Montreal 2013-2014 LEATHERWEAR DESIGNER / PRODUCTION MANAGER
Hektor Clothing. Inc, Montreal 2015-2017
MENS DENIMWEAR DESIGNER
Jeaniologie. Inc, Montreal 2017-2019
MENSWEAR DESIGNER / GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Modextil. Inc, Montreal 2014-2015
Analyze customers’ interests and behaviors.
Design the collection and create tech packs to send to manufacturers. Quality control of proto samples and pre-production samples on materials, workmanship, and sizing.
Budget and make production plans for the upcoming season. Source, negotiate prices and place orders with manufacturers. Follow up with suppliers and manufacturers on sampling and production status to ensure delivery. Work with photographers, models, in uencers, events to create promotional materials. Style and organize collections during fashion weeks and fashion events. Consult with public relation team to plan marketing strategies. Provide event support and customer service.
Create online advertisements to increase brand awareness, and to target potential customers. Analyze online marketing data.
Coordinate with warehouse to contribute the merchandise to B2B retailers and B2C customers. Meet buyers and present the line.
Study on feed-backs from retailers and customers to adjust and modify future products. PERSONAL BRAND
XIAN CLOTHING 2013-2018
Fashion Gallery-NYFW (New York Fashion Week)
TOM* (Toronto Mens Fashion Week)
WCFW (Western Canada Fashion Week)
TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival)
In charge of the 5 Mens’ and Boys‘ divisions:
Build concept and search on the current trends.
Design and create tech packs to send to manufacturers. Build branding/packaging materials.
Provide wash comments to ensure the products meet our standard. Review all samples, evaluate wash, workmanship, embroidery quality, thread colors, and communi- cate with t technician and production manager.
Organize showroom and prepare linesheets for buyers’ meetings. Adjust designs upon private label customers’ requests. Create digital contents for social media and e-marketing. DENIMWEAR
Jeaniologie. Inc, Montreal
Work with the creative director to build a concept and theme for each collection. Design, create artistic sketches and build tech packs to send to the pattern maker in NYC. Work with the pattern maker and sample makers to ensure it meets our block measurements. Review and select suitable leather & fur quality for each design. Communicate with overseas manufacturers and give comments on t, quality, construction, and workmanship.
Develop branding/packaging materials.
Style product photo-shoot and campaigns, in partnership with the creative director. Build linesheets for buyers’ meetings.
Work with the marketer to create digital contents for social media and online promotions. LEATHERWEAR
Hektor Clothing. Inc, Montreal
Design and create tech packs.
Build presentation boards with artistic CAD drawings for buyer’s meetings. Create and update branding/packaging materials.
Create prints artworks.
SPEC sample’s measurements.
Make tests on trims quality, printing quality and sewing quality. Build and manage linesheets for trade shows and customer meetings. Work with sales representative and merchandiser to adjust designs to adapt to di erent business requirements, buyer‘s feedbacks, and ensure sales’ margin. Create visual graphic artworks to represent the concept and story. MENSWEAR
Modextil. Inc, Montreal
Menswear Technical Designer
Understand the competitors.
Research on the latest trends.
Create theme boards and collection plan.
Create color palette, and select fabrics, trims & notions. Design and create tech packs to send to manufacturers. Provide t comments and workmanship comments to the manufacturers. Work with the production team to solve any quality and delivery issues. Build and manage linesheets during the selling season. ACTIVEWEAR
Trade. Inc, Montreal
Mens Activewear Designer
Analyze Designer’s Tech Packs.
Develop pattern pieces on LECTRA.
Make tests on material’s shrinkage and determine the proper nishing. Identify, coordinate, resolve and report corrections/problems with Sample Maker and Designer. Work with the production team in areas including layup & cutting. Measure and review samples prior to sending to Customers. File paperwork records, update and maintain sampling room schedule. PATTERN MAKER
Majco Apparel. Inc, Montreal
Logos & monograms
Paintings & drawings
Technical drawings and Tech Packs
Sampling and production follow-ups
HEKTOR CLOTHING. INC
RICK & RIPPED
Pattern Maker & Seamstress Live.Now By Michael Eardly, Montreal Production Assistant Brightview Textile, Inc, Montreal