Assistant fashion designer resume

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Zoe Judd

11 Pinnacle Street
Dayles VIC 4344
Mobile: 0422 888 888
Home: (02) 9222 2222


Passionate about the fashion industry, I wish to expand my skills by working with a dedicated and innovative team of designers. My goal is to assist in bringing current international fashion trends to the Australian market, developing unique Australian styles, and providing beautiful and practical clothes to the public.


University of Technology
Dayles VIC
Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles
Graduated: 2006


Work Experience

Jun 2007 – Present: Production Assistant
KitKit Fashion
Dayles VIC


  • Manage workload and calendars and ensure all deadlines are met
  • Keep abreast of new season fashion and trends from around the world
  • Assist in artwork and sketching development
  • Attend product development meetings
  • Set up showrooms and ensure all pieces are laid out for fittings
  • Assist with the set-up of story and colour boards
  • Source and cut fabrics under the direction of the head designer
  • Liaise with store buyers
  • Store and file patterns and artwork
  • Assist with costings and spec sheets
  • Check fabric orders and deliveries
May 2007: Volunteer Assistant
Rosemount Fashion Week
Traybourne VIC


  • Picked up and returned items to stores in Traybourne
  • Ran errands for designers
  • Steamed and ironed clothes for shows
  • Made sure all pieces were returned to clothes rack in order
  • Assisted with the running of the program for the show
  • Helped clean up after show


  • Awarded with choice of an outfit from the new range for helping out designers
September 2005: Style Assistant
Pose Magazine
Traybourne VIC


  • Assisted the head stylist with choosing clothes for magazine shoots
  • Steamed and ironed clothes
  • Helped set up photo shoots on location
  • Assisted editor with choosing which photos were included in magazine
  • Ran errands for Art Director
  • Helped organise work room


Jan 2008 – Adobe Photoshop Level 2 Workshop (two-day course)


2006 – Student Designer of the Year Award


Category Name Proficiency Yrs experience Last used
Computer Microsoft Office Advanced 11 yrs Use currently
Computer Adobe Illustrator Intermediate 7 yrs Use currently
Computer Computer-Aided Design (CAD Intermediate 2 yrs Use currently
Computer Adobe Photoshop Intermediate 2 yrs Use currently



Photography – I have an old polaroid camera
Drawing – always been my passion
Travelling – I love to experience different cultures
Reading – magazines, books and poetry
Classic films – where I get a lot inspiration for my designs


Kit Madsen - Head designer
KitKit Fashion
Phone: (03) 5555 5555
Iso Kiwa - Designer
Iso Collections
Phone: 0477 777 777

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