Diana Fanelli

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I am a specialized Intimate Apparel Designer. I am highly efficent in fit, sketching, trend research, and composing exquisite presentations for each season. I work well others to help create successful and focused collections to a wide variety of markets.


  • Category

  • Market Segments

    Fashion Illustration
  • Availability

  • Hourly Rate

  • Relocation

  • Technologies

    Adobe Creative Suite
    Mac OSX
    Microsoft Office
  • Schools/Training

    Fashion Institute of Technology
    State University at Oneonta

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Diana Fanelli

30-99 47th Steet Apt 3
Astoria, NY 11103
Cell – (631) 258-6998
Email –

Work Experience:

Ariela-Alpha International
Associate Designer
May 2011-Present
•Designs focused in Intimates, Sleepwear, and Swim
•Assist Design Director in all stages of design from concept to store
•Work with Pattern Department and Sample Room in creating all new garments for brands
•Work close with production department on all new garments for each season
•Research Fashion market to ensure proper trends for new seasons
•Create trendboards and concepts for each new season based on brand image
•Sketch all new concepts/garments each season
•Aid CAD designers in creating repeats, and manipulating presentation boards
•Helped to bring on new brands for the company
•Work with licensees to show brands how to use the market for further growth

Vandale Industries
Assistant Designer
August 2009-May 2011
•Designs focused in Intimate Apparel
•Help in all processes from design to development
•Create Tech Packs and Design Sheets
•Work with Fit department to obtain proper fits of all new products
•Work with buyers to produce garments of their needs
•Work closely with Hong Kong Office in all stages of development
•Helped in designing one of the top selling bras for a private label chain
•Worked with Sales Team in obtaining new private label accounts

■ Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York

Associate in Applied Science Degree, May 2008

Fashion Design Major, Women’s Wear Focused

■ College at Oneonta, State University of New York

Bachelor in Human Ecology, August 2008

Fashion Design Major

Honors and Awards:

Fashion Institute of Technology, Deans List
Design chosen to be shown at the FIT Spring ‘08 Associate Level Exhibit

Skills: Adobe Photoshop/ Illustrator, WED PDM, Microsoft Excel/ Word.

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