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Rose Echard

Major: Apparel, Merchandising, and Design



Company/Organization: Marc Jacobs
Company/Organization website: http://www.marcjacobs.com
Destination: New York, NY
Timeframe: Summer

Advisor/Coordinator Email: annthye@iastate.edu

I was responsible for...
- assisted in fittings for the women’s ready to wear team - measured production samples and entered data into PLM software - created size charts, how to measure manuals, and standard tag placeent sketches

I accomplished...
Working on how to measure manuals and tag placements guides as well as having the opportunity to help with fittings and garment corrections.

I learned...
How to act in a professional manor and the creativity and pushing boundaries that can be applied to fashion.

Advice for others...
Apply to as many internships as you can because you might surprise yourself. Also, challenge yourself and take on as many opportunities as you can handle!

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