About me

I'm a graduate of the Fashion Arts program at Seneca College in Toronto. I'm currently the head designer at Joe-Ella in Toronto. I design special occasion and casual dresses and legging sets for children. I specialize in technical and fashion illustrations. I've been working at Joe-Ella since 2012.

Contact

Kimberlee_d_peers@hotmail.com

Kimberlee@joe-ellafashions.com

Cell: (905)452-4425

About the photos

The example photos loaded with this site is the property and work of the talanted photographer Peter House http://housethephotographer.com

The Photos are from the company I'm currently working at Joe-Ella. www.Joe-ella.com

Resume

Joe-Ella-Head Designer

•    Designer of three brands, Joe-Ella, Gidget Loves Milo, and Halo-Halo Girls.
•    Creates detailed technical drawings of children's clothes. (Dresses, legging sets, onesies)
•    Creates business cards, neck labels and hang tags, also promotional banners for flash sale web sites, as well as the Joe-Ella website.
•    Creates catalogues of all designs for boutiques and buyers
•     Designs new fabrics using the most up to date trend forecasting information. 
•    In constant communication with factories over seas, to assure products are up to standards.
•    Creates order files of garments that are sent to the factories.
•    Fits garments to specifications.

Ash City-Textile Graphic Artist

•    Expert use of Illustrator to create logos, technical drawings and hang tags for international manufacturer of t-shirts, jackets, sweatshirts, dress shirts and other corporate and sportswear

•    Computer drawing skills utilizing Illustrator and Photoshop programs

•    Maintain colour and black/white photocopy/printer equipment for department team

•    Scan, modify and distribute documents to other departments

•    Respond in a timely fashion to requests from other departments

•    Attention to detail and observation skills used in modifying, upgrading and forwarding of documents and projects

•    Excellent use and understanding of design and principles of colour

Bridal and Beyond-Bridal Consultant

•    Provided customer service and styling assistance to brides, brides maids and mother of the bride/groom

•    Maintained calm attitude while working with clients who were often very stressed due to impending weddings

•    Prepared purchase orders which required exact measurements to ensure customer satisfaction

•    Used cash/computer system to sell as well as book appointments

•    Balanced cash register system and took deposits to bank

•    Maintained showroom in an orderly fashion to facilitate sales

•    Carried heavy gowns to and from change rooms, stockroom and selling floor

•    Worked at two locations and transported merchandise to and from both stores

Free-lance Wardrobe Assistant

•    Worked as Wardrobe Assistant on 11 films

•    Attention to detail required to ensure every actor is wearing the correct arrangement of garments

•    Used CPlot, Word and Excel to maintain wardrobe and continuity

•    Built wardrobes from script breakdown

•    Took and printed photographs of actors to maintain continuity

Shoppers Drug Mart-Cashier Superviser

•    Supervised full and part time staff in busy drug store (open 7 days a week until midnight)

•    Independently opened and closed store following all policies and procedures including arming and disarming store security system

•    Balanced cash receipts; authorized and checked cashiers work

•    Solved customer concerns, returns and complaints

•    Worked in a variety of positions including cash, cosmetics department, pharmacy 

•    Was promoted to Supervisor in less than one year after start date while in first year of college

 

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