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Banya Kim

Handbag & Shoe Designer- Banya Kim

b.kim@ottone.eu

Summary

My certified knowledge of design techniques and tools from drawings to technical plans and production, complete my creativity.
I also have a very sofisticated eye for colour matching and detecting different hues in materials and the palette, helping me to define the style of my job.
Living in Korea, US, UK and now Italy shaped my skills to live and create in a variety of multicultural contexts.

Professional experiences

Founder/creative director

OTTONE , Monza

From December 2016 to Today

- Researching new trends, materials, colors and structure
- Attending international trade shows
- Detail drawing and technical drawings
- Attending meetings with sales and production team
-Communicating with suppliers regarding research and sampling
- Working closely with the pattern make and technologist for prototypes
- Inspire customers through captivating moodboards and the everyday website and app visuals
- Curate the website’s planning and contents, ensuring that they meet customers’ interests;
- Creating lookbook ensuring that the brand’s image and awareness is always in line with the global standards

Shoe designer

PaulaCademartori , Milano - Permanent contract

From October 2015 to September 2016

- Creating Mood boards
- Researching new trends, materials,colors and structure
- Attending international trade shows and traveling for work
- Attending meetings with sales and production team
-Communicating with suppliers regarding research and sampling
- Detail drawing and technical drawings
- Drawing on last
- Working closely with the pattern maker and technologist for prototypes
- Communicating with the factory
- Quality check on prototypes and production
- Alter prototypes and production

Shoe/handbag designer

Fornarina , Civitanova marche - Temporary contract

From March 2014 to August 2015

- Researching new trends, materials, colors
- Attending international trade shows and traveling for work
- Creating mood boards
- Detail drawing and technical drawings
- Attending meetings with sales and production team
- Assist in communicating with suppliers regarding research and sampling
- Working closely with the pattern maker and technologist for prototypes
- Communicating with the factory
- Assisting fairs and presentations

Freelance bag designer

Longhi parma/ Ital copri , Milano - Temporary contract

From April 2013 to January 2014

Shoe / slg designer

Alviero Martini , Milano - Temporary contract

From May 2012 to February 2013

-Work on the themes, colors and materials under the artistic direction of the Creative Director.
- Follow-up of the collections inputs, mood boards, color palette, material research
- Detail drawing and technical drawing of Women/Men and Children footwear and small leather goods
- Used Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for simulating the design to understand colors and materials on the final product
- Attending meetings with suppliers and technologists
- Assisting Fotoshoots for Lookbooks
-Assisting and Organizing the Backstage for Fashion show

Assistant shoe designer

Gianvito Rossi , San mauro pascoli - Temporary contract

From October 2011 to March 2012

-World wide trend research
- Sketching rough and detailed drawings of Women’s Footwear
- Writing specifications such as color schemes, construction, material types and accessory requirements
- Selecting materials and colors
- Designing on the 3d plastic foot form
- Participate in the technical development of the product at the factory
- Following up with the prototypes

Degree

Milano – Moda – Shoes and Accessories Design – 2012 – Three years courses

Languages

Italien - Fluent

Anglais - Native speaker

Coréen - Native speaker

Skills

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Illustrator
design research
Accessories Design
Hand drawing
Microsoft Office
moodboards
Technical Drawing
paper modeling
shoe last drawing
color matching
Fashion Styling
material matching
color combination
Multi Tasking
Production
quality control
digital drawing

Hobbies

  • Contemporary art
  • minimalism
  • jazz
  • electro house music
  • travelling
  • vintage
  • films
  • photography
  • nature