Leidy Spahn

Fashion Apparel & Graphic Designer New York

"DON'T LIMIT YOUR CHALLENGES. CHALLENGE YOUR LIMITS."

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Hello !
Thank you for stopping by and taking the time to preview my portfolio.
I'm an accomplished apparel designer professional with over fifteen years in the fashion industry.
I have learned and acquired many skills and new techniques that have improved my designing career.
In here you can preview some of my past work and get an idea of my many skills and work related experience.
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Leidy Spahn
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Experience

Men’s Senior Designer

Castlewood Apparel.Inc

Men’s outerwear, sportswear and swimwear designer. Developed trims, prints and technical packages for every season, working closely with senior merchandiser assisting in all stages of design and production.
All responsibilities included but not limited creating new prints, sketching, color palettes, follow design development and production through communication with overseas vendors. Approved lab dips for colors fabric and trims.

Children’s Designer-Freelance

Weatherproof Garment Company

Freelancer designer for kids outerwear from newborn to 4-16, developed trims, labels and all technical packages. Seasonal boards and color palettes.

Men’s Designer-Freelance

Hawke & Co. / Zee Co. Apparel

Men’s outerwear, sportswear collection designer. Developed trims, prints and technical packages. Create catalog/archive system fabrics used every season. Research color palettes , materials and images.
assist in all stages of design and production.
All responsibilities included but not limited to creating new prints, sketching, color palettes, follow all overseas design development.

Children’s Licensing Designer–Freelance

iApparel LLC

Design junior girls sportswear and outerwear, kids play wear newborn- infant and swimwear. Developed prints and technical packages, licensing design for Disney kids, and Bongo junior girls outerwear.

Men’s Designer–Freelance

Hawke & Co. / Zee Co. Apparel

Men’s outerwear, sportswear collection designer. Developed trims, prints and technical packages. Create catalog/archive system fabrics used every season. Research color palettes , materials and images.
assist in all stages of design and production.
All responsibilities included but not limited to creating new prints, sketching, color palettes, follow all overseas design development.

Men’s Wovens Designer-Freelance

Gap Inc.

Freelance Holiday Seasonal designer for men’s woven’s department creating prints and technical packages.

Children’s Associate Designer

Outerstuff. LTD

Design and Create sketches, trims and technical packages for each season development, working closely with merchandiser. Create catalogs, prints & color palettes.

Education

FIT

Fashion Design

The Wood-Tobe Coburn Institute

Graphic Design

Queens College

Arts

Skills

Proficiency in Photoshop illustrator In Design Acrobat use of Excel

Specialties

Woven Plaids Prints Trims Graphics Computer Design Sketching Detail Packaging Excellent sense of color Extensive knowledge with Mac Knowledge of knits Garment construction Specs

Clients

The Gap Parigi Group Darons Fashions Hawke & Co G&W Industries WeatherProof Bernette Apparel