Karen Priscila Cuenca
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Karen Priscila Cuenca

Visual Merchandising AssistantLondon, United Kingdom
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Karen Priscila Cuenca

Visual Merchandising AssistantLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I am currently focusing on building impeccable foundation skills and creative knowledge, in order to advance and secure myself a position in the fashion creative industry as a Visual Merchandiser.
Projects
  • SayNada Podcast host
    SayNada Podcast hostCreating a platform to integrate the Latin American culture in the UK through conversation and a lil bit of banta...
  • Stylist
    StylistI worked alongside the rest of the Uncover Apparel team to make this shoot a success. I particularly took a focus on make-up, accessorise and props. Uncover Apparel 'making emotions wearable' produce minimalistic t-shirts with designs inspired by stick & poke tattoo Illustrations
  • Window Display 2018
    Window Display 2018This is the December 2018 Christmas Window Display Executed by my colleague Giulia Rochetta and myself. Team work is always the key to a successful project.
Work history
    Monsoon Accessorize logo
    Monsoon Accessorize logo
    Visual Merchandising AssistantMonsoon Accessorize
    Oxford St, Marylebone, London, UKFull Time
    Whilst being in the company for over 3years I have developed my Visual Merchandising skills further. I have received visual merchandising training which includes trade focus and best sellers insight which has has helped me to successfully execute window displays. Other duties also include: -Shop floor moves -Styling Accessorise and Monsoon Kids mannequins -POS displays
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    Apparel InternNew Era Caps Limited
     - Milton Keynes, United KingdomInternship
    Working alongside the Apparel and Product team I gained a lot of industry knowledge based around product management such as learning when and how to approve and manage fabrics/trims for sampling and production. My main duties include: -Sorting out approved lab dips and samples -Measuring and approving sample garments -Monitoring and analysing of competitor prices, trends and key influences - Sample management
Skills
  • Indesign
  • Visual Display
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Fashion Management
  • Fashion
  • Fashion Accessories
Education
    London College of Fashion, UAL logo
    London College of Fashion, UAL logo
    Integrated MSc International Fashion ManagementLondon College of Fashion, UAL
    London, United Kingdom
    Year 1: Introduction to Fashion Management Fashion Marketing Management - Understanding the Marketing Mix (4 ps ) -Price, Product, Place, Promotion -Advertising Fashion Business Environment -The importance of external factors influencing change in corporate companies Finance and Management Control -Understanding the importance of economics and finance -Learning the basics of the Financial statement and Annual Reports - Including the balance sheet and Fashion Operations and Enterprise Management -As team of 3/4, we created our very own start-up company, understanding the supply chain further and delivering products to consumers. Year 2: Fashion Product Management -Understanding of the supply chain -Including sourcing, distribution, buying & merchandising -The Importance of Visual Merchandising People Management -Understanding the importance behind HR practices -Theoretical frameworks of engagement such as Maslow etc. Language and Culture -Mandarin Beginner Level 1 -Researching and understanding the fashion Chinese business culture, focussing on the e-commerce platforms ''Shangpin'' and ''JD.com''  Digital Skills for Fashion -Leaning the Adobe Softwares and how it can be implemented and used in the fashion industry -InDesign Qualification -Photoshop -Illustrator Fashion Industry in Practise - A 3 month period in which I was undertaking a professional placement in order to put course content and study into perspective Year 3: Luxury Brand Management Researching Consumer Behaviour Corporate Finance and Risk Management Advanced Operation Management
Awards
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    Adobe Certified Associate in Print & Digital Publication Using Adobe InDesignAdobe InDesign
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