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CHAEYOUNG LIM

​채영, CHAE

<Education>

High school: Branksome Hall Asia – International school in Jeju, South Korea

*Graduated and earned Official IB Diploma/ Bilingual diploma

College: Parsons School of Design- New York, United States

*International Scholarship student 

Major: BFA Fashion Design, Class of 2020

Contact

email : chaelim916@gmail.com

 
 
 

CV

Experience & Expertise

Tufted Rugs : Instagram @mahalorugs_nyc

July 2017 - August 2017

<ASYYAF>
DOCENT/CURATOR/ART SELLER

ASYAAF

Asian Student Young Artists Art Festival, DDP, South Korea

Curated the artworks to the buyers, be a bilingual manager in the art show in order to help international visitors.

2018 - 2020

<NYFW>
FASHION SHOW INTERN DURING NEW YORK FASHION WEEKS

La Quan Smith-2018.02.14

Beomong-2018.10.06

Lee Sang Bong (LIE)-2019.02.09

ISSE-2019.02.09

NIHL-2020.02.08

Assisted the designers and the teams with seasons' collections on fashion shows, merchandised the show sets, helped the check-ins, changed fittings on models. 

March 8th, 2019

CURATOR OF VIP ART SHOW: ARMORY SHOW

Assisted the art collector Carole Server and her husband Oliver Frankel by curating art collections in their private shows.
New York, NY

March 2019 – May 2019

<DREEMS>
FASHION MARKETING & PR INTERN

Interned in the start-up fashion company <Dreems> in the Public-Relations department
Managed press and pulls by recording samples and processing returns for garments and accessories
Merchandised the showroom and prepare monthly PR reports, NYFW projects, excels for designers
Updated and researched the listings of media lists, magazines, press targets, influencers, and new fashion brands
Assisted CEO and the team with fashion marketing analysis by preparing newsletters and posts in a social media
New York, NY

August 2019 - December 2019

<OSCAR DE LA RENTA>
ATELIER INTERN

Organized the season’s style samples and visited important factories as the communicator
Assisted various tasks from patternmakers, sewers, cutters, and an atelier manager
Completed small independent design projects such as fabric layering, pattern copying, assisting fittings, handfinishing dresses and corsets, collocating embroideries from sketches, and selecting details (knots, snaps, placements of appliques) for the season’s runway styles, multi-tasking with the embroidery team, etc
Copied and sent paper patterns digitally to India & Italy digitally through Lectra.
Organized materials in the atelier, made the workboards and daily design reports 
Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Pre-fall2020, Bridal Fall 2020
New York, NY

July 2020- December 2020

<SPEC'D STUDIO>
FREELANCE DESIGN ASSISTANT

Assisted CEO and the design team in streamlining handbag designs
Compiled customer profile data and prepare presentations for post pandemic & 2021 FW fashion trend research
Created original designs for handbags and small leather goods categories (wallets, crossbody straps, shoulderstraps, keyrings, accessories, handbag hardwares, etc)
Built professional techpacks and concept CADs in illustrator and attended workshops

January 2021 -May 2021

<MONSE>
DESIGN INTERN

Researched/ developed the season’s styles and seasonal trends
Managed the samples within the factories in New York
Draped, sew, and hand finished the samples, assisted the team in design process
Created paper patterns specialized in knitwear
Use photoshop & illustrator to create tech packs / textile designs/ detailed embroidery placements
Assisted in identifying specific materials, color palettes, and prints for the seasons(Fall 2021, Resort 22, Spring 22)