Download PDF

Work experience

Jan 2012Present

Wardrobe Stylist & Costumer

Gillespie Style Studios
  • Assisted editorial shoot with actor Ian Somerhalder.

  • Assisted styling for tour with artist Jackson Guthy.

  • Assisted styling for Wendy's commercial.
  • Styled red carpet look for artist Meelah Williams.
  • Styled looks for artist Kierra Sheard.
  • Styled fashion show for Designer Waraire Boswell.
Jun 2015Present

Casting Assistant

Tyler Perry Studios

•Conduct necessary  research concerning new client and new show.

•Placing calls to agents on behalf of the casting director.

•Schedule appointments and audition sessions. 

Apr 2015Jun 2015

Costume PA

Tyler Perry Studios
  • helping Costume Designers break down the script, to calculate how many characters there are, what costumes needed and analyse individual character plots.
  • carry out research into the costume styles, designs and construction methods suitable for the time period, using a number of resources including libraries, museums and the Internet.
  • work on the departmental budget, estimating the costs of staff and resources, and of hiring, buying and making costumes.
Jan 2014Apr 2015

Visual Merchandising Stylist              Buford, GA

Nordstrom
  • Assembling and dismantling visual display in windows and in store.
  • Conducting research on current and future trends in design and lifestyle.
  • Merchandising floors and styling visual display mannequins.
  • Identifying and sourcing props, fabrics, hardware and lighting.

Jun 2013Dec 2013

Celebrity Stylist Assistant                 Los Angeles, CA

Melis Kuris Productions
  • Prepped & co-styled, editorial photo shoots.
  • Prepped & co-styled, celebrity artist tour.
  • Prepped & styled production commercial.
  • Researched innovative clothing, accessory, and shoe designers.
  • logged all clothing and accessory information for appropriate media credits.
  • Maintained office contacts, appointments, and administrative duties.
  • Coordinated show room pickups and returns.

Jul 2012Nov 2012

Store Manager                                         Marietta, GA

Hut NO.8
  • Monitored sales and inventory to recommend appropriate markdown action.
  •  Recommended and executed product pricing strategies.
  • Managed projects according to timeline and seasonal changes.
  • Managed and motivated team to increase sales and ensure efficiency.
  • Updated colleagues on business performance, new initiatives, and other pertinent issues.
Jul 2011Feb 2012

Sales Associate/ Stylist                        Norcross, GA

Banana Republic
  • Assisted Customers in choosing the right products.
  • Kept floor product stocked.
  • Cashier

Education

May 2011Present

Fashion Design & Marketing

Art Institute of Santa Monica

Skills

Alert
Ambitious
Efficient
Respsonsible
Versatile
Energetic
Personable
Honest
Hardworking
Dependable
Style Sense
 
Communication
Organized
Businesslike
Adaptable

References

Melis Kuris-Celebrity Stylist

Friend

Rob Smith-Red Carpet Correspondent

Friend

Jennifer Lemons-Store Manager

Manager

Kameelah Peebles-Marketing management

Friend

Portfolio