My growing up years in a small town in Pueto Rico spark my interest in fashion design. At a young age, I am proud to keep my own collection of blueprint showcasing my artistry and understanding of style.
At the age of 21, I decide to take a step further by moving at the world's fashion capital New York City, starting at retail level for prominent business organizations like Victoria's Secret, Levis Strauss, and Kenneth Cole. My determination, commitment, and creativity usher me to become a stylist at Saks Fifth Avenue. This new opportunity further boosts my passion and skill in fashion design. My colleagues have noted a significant enhancement of my knowledge of color, fabrics, and garment construction. Working at Saks provides me with the opportunity to experience what it is like to shape the fashion industry through the conception and introduction of trendsetting and fashionable clothing. At Saks, I have gained an in-depth awareness of the past trends and styles and become daily acquainted with various fads. The company serves as a venue for me to further my strength and competencies and widen my social circle giving me the access to famous designers and vendors in the fashion world.
Being one of the most prestigious fashion schools in the world, I believe that the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) ...Show more