CONTACT

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EXPERIENCE

FREELANCE  Remote  | 05/2020 –  Current

 

  • Translating 2D technicals to 3D garments

  • Create detailed spec sheets and tech packs

  • Digital pattern making

  • Reduce sampling through the use of 3D technology

  • Create Presentation files communicating with the Design team

 

SALES SUPERVISOR| Zadig & Voltaire.Bloomingdale's –San Francisco | 07/2019 – 01/2020

  • Coordinated the team for the best result

  • Supported the sales team in closing contracts and communicating effectively with clients

  • Reporting to HR and senior management.

  • Merchandising the shops (menswear & womenswear) with the upcoming collections

 

STYLIST| Bloomingdale's –San Francisco | 10/2018 – 06/2019

  • Promptly resolved all customer requests, creating outfits that fit their style and fit.

  • Developed professional relationships with customers to increase the repeat business 

  • Learning about different brands and their fittings and strength

 

FASHION DESIGNER| Sara Mahdian Studio – Iran | 08/2016 – 08/2018

  • Creating patterns

  • Creating detailed spec sheets and tech packs.

  • Communicated design revisions to the sample maker team.

  • Discussed styling lines, created samples, re-edited and finished tech packs

  • Maintained knowledge of current trends and changes for design research

ASSISTAT FASHION DESIGN | Amirhossein Studio–Iran| 02/2016 – 08/2016

  • Assisted with beading, crafting, and fabric manipulation to design pieces

  • Attended and participated in extensive rehearsals for fashion show catwalk in Switzerland embassy in Iran

  • Attended fittings for clients.

  • Creating experimental patterns and samples

 

GYMNASTICS COACH ASSIST| Heydania complex–Iran| 02/2008 – 08/2011

  • Creating experimental patterns and samples

  •  Steamed and ironed fashion items for photoshoots

EDUCATION

MFA FASHION DESIGN Academy of Art University – CA, USA | 2021

BS SPORTS ENGINEERING IAUSR – Iran | 2013

CERTIFICATES

200 HOUR YOGA TTY YOGA ALLIANCE –the US | 2020

READY-TO-WEAR COLLECTION DESIGN IRFTDA – Iran | 2017

ADVANCED FASHION DESIGN MFT – Iran | 2015

ELEMENTARY FASHION DESIGN MFT – Iran | 2014

SKILL

 

Patternmaking

Digital pattern making

Visual Composition color-design

Accessorizing

Trend Forecasting

Line Development

Merchandising

Retail Sales

SOFTWARE

 

CLO 3D

Accumark Gerber

Adobe Substance

Blender

Maya

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Illustrator

Microsoft Word /PowerPoint/Excel

 

LANGUAGES

 

English

Persian

 

HOBBIES

 

Yoga

Gaming

Hiking & Skiing