Anya Zuyeva


Lucky Brand Jeans, Los Angeles May 2015 to May 2016
Associate Fashion Designer : Knits, Yoga, Active
• Researching, conceptualizing, analyzing similar market companies.
• Designing, developing tech packs, sourcing fabrics, holding fittings for Knits, Active and Yoga categories.
• Embroidery layout/recolors, print placement/recolors, trim development
• Daily communication with overseas factories to insure successful development in timely manner
• Partnering with the Sales/Merch Teams in developing quality collections that are trend and price right

StyleStalker, Los Angeles April 2015 to May 2015
Freelance Associate Fashion Designer : Contemporary Womenswear
• Designing, then draping new designs, creating new shapes and details in house
• Developing tech packs, holding fittings daily, sketching

Thomas Wylde Los Angeles, Los Angeles Dec 2014 to April 2015
Associate Designer: Contemporary Womenswear
• Developing newer designer contemporary brand under guidance of Design Director.
• Researching, conceptualizing, analyzing contemporary markets.
• Designing soft woven and knit dresses and tops; fully fashioned knitwear, stitches and treatments.
• Responsible for fabric and yarn sourcing/developing/ordering oversees.
• Developing tech packs
• Draping
• Daily communication with overseas factories to insure successful development in timely manner

Misha Nonoo, New York July 2013 to Dec 2014
Associate Designer: Contemporary Womenswear
• Research, conceptualize and design seasonal collections for a newer contemporary designer brand.
• Specializing in woven and tailoring.
• Designed Shoes and Bags for Summer 2015 collection for Aldo as collaboration with the brand.
• Collaborated with Swarovski to design exclusive 5 looks for Summer 2015 that we then put into production and sold.
• Select fabric and yarns after researching marketplace to determine what direction is best for the particular season.
• Developing woven and knit tech packs for the domestic and overseas factories to follow.
• Managing patternmaking and sample room, overseeing a team of 8.
• Partnering with the Sales Team in developing quality collections that are trend and price right
• Evaluate all specification to insure proper fit. Review garment construction and suggest fit solutions.
• Work cross functionally with production on issues that arise in costing and sewing techniques for bulk production.

Stella McCartney, New York Jan/Jun 2013, Jan 2104
Design Fashion Show Assistant
• Assisted during Pre-Fall’13, Resort’14 and PreFall’14collections prior and during shows while in school.
• Worked on fittings, finishing and altering garments so they presented well on the models.
• Helped in creating looks during photo shoots for look book and assisted backstage during fashion shows.
Public Relations Intern Aug 2012- Jan 2013
• Assisted US PR Manager on a daily basis; prepare monthly worldwide PR report books

Prabal Gurung, New York Spring Semester 2012
Production Intern
• Assisted production manager and production coordinator with tech packs, Quality Control, Excel data base entry Cost Sheets, Production Fittings and any of aspect of the production Cycle where helped was required.

Chado Ralph Rucci Summer 2011
Pattern Maker Intern
• Created patterns for the collection; Communicated with sample makers
• Final Project included making the complicated finale dress for the Spring/Summer 2012 collection.

• Muuse x Vogue Talent Young Vision Award Finale 2012

Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA - MFA Fashion Design 2010 – 2013
Pavlodar State Pedagogical University, Kazakhstan – BA English and German 2004 - 2008