Alexandra Bruner

Master Fashion student graduated 2015

Skills

  • Fashion
  • Design
  • Research
  • Excel
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Drape
  • Pattern Cutting
  • Knitwear Design
  • Photograghy
  • Knit

Work history

2017

Fashion Designer

Joules

Nov 2015 - Jan 2017
  • Market Harborough, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • • The role was highly responsible and covers all areas of knitwear and swimwear design. • Responsible for trend research and competitor research. • Development of yarn sourcing and stitch development • Colour submits, liaise with factories to achieve submits in correct yarn and gauge, whilst following with lab dips approvals. • Attend fits twice weekly, with senior designer and alone. • Create and build design sheets / technical packs using illustrator and PLM. • Responsible for amendments of technical packs, following fits and ensuring that this is then relayed effectively to the factory. • Presentation of product for selection. • The ability to work extremely closely and professionally with my senior knitwear designer, buyers and merchandisers, tech and print designers. • Responsible for building strong and valuable relationships with factories in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Italy and Turkey. • Daily communication with the factories insures that commerciality is maintained and we deliver an on brand product, representative of Joules.