Hello! Im Maria :) I've been working as a designer for the fast fashion industry for almost 5 years. In my latest job I had the opportunity to work in several positions thought the years. As an accessories designer, textile designer (including embroidery and prints) and trend analyst. Before my last job I used to work as a junior fashion designer for womenswear. You can take a look at my online portfolio at: www.mariafraguas.com I moved to London to explore more about the textile industry and to became an illustrator and textile designer. Any comment or information please contact me, I'll be pleased to reply. Best, MariaLocked Pro Plan feature
www.bsg.global In charge of designing accessories and prints (development & color up) The collection include bags, beauty accessories, scarfs, socks, textile, swimwear, stationery. Trend Analyst, research, street style and trend trips. Create sketches & product prototypes throughout the conceptual design process. Refine seasonal concept, materials, hardware, & color palette. Responsible for timeline adherence. Responsible for design integrity, high quality execution of artworks & timeliness from concept through engineering & commercialization. Trips to visit local and international fairs, suppliers and markets. Partner cross-functionally with Merchandising, Sourcing, & Product Development. Self manage own creative process according to the visual language of the brand with a category. Present ideas in team meetings. Development Library.
In charge of tailoring area. Research process for the collection creating mood boards. Lowering trend according to budget. Design of materials, labels, packagin. Prints designs. Sourcing. Participate in garment fittings, product development and campaign photoshoots.