Lauren Dana Boynton

  • Clothing design
  • Brooklyn, NY

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Experience

Toddler Girls Associate Designer at Garan, Inc.

10/2012 – Present New York, NY

Work with a team to design, merchandise and manage the Toddler Girls’ Garanimals mix & match table program. Promoted from managing Boys’ 4-8 mix & match and polo table programs, school uniforms and hunting apparel. Prepare trend, market and proposal presentations. Communicate internally with graphics, production, costing and technical design teams and externally with international and domestic fabric mills, screen printers and sample makers to complete necessary tasks for implementing designs.

Assistant Designer, Freelance at P.S. by Aeropostale

4/2012 – 8/2012 New York, NY

Worked closely with design, color & graphic design teams to research and develop concept inspiration. Designed and sketched flat drawings. Composed line sheets, tech packs, presentation and mood boards.

Product Development Coordinator, Freelance at Rebecca Taylor

2/2012 – 3/2012 New York, NY

Created sketches and line sheets. Maintained development department calendar. Collaborated with director and managers to produce samples overseas, locally and in-house. Managed sample status and inventory for runway, sales and press.

Education

Fashion Design studio Abroad at Prague Institute NCSU, College of Design

2008 Czech Republic

Fashion Design studio Abroad

BFA Art & Design at North Caoline State University, College of Design

2006 – 2010 Raleigh, NC

Awards

Outstanding Student AWard, Surface Design Association

An instructor-appointed award for demonstrating the most innovative use of technique, materials and concepts.

Exhibitions

fashionSPARK Fashion Show

SPARKcon Raleigh, NC

A creative festival with the most prestigious fashion show in NC.

Art to Wear Fashion Show

NCSU Raleigh, NC

NC State University’s leading fashion show. Juried to design a collection shown for the runway two consecutive years.

Specialties

Adobe Creative SuiteMicrosoft OfficeMerchandisingFlat SketchingFabric KnowledgeSurface DesignScreen PrintingDying Techniques