I’m 21, I was born in Poland and I’m a 1st semester BA Top-up student of Fashion Design at VIA Design&Business in Herning in Denmark. I’m ambitious, creative, I learn quickly and value opportunities of personal development.
I’ve been gaining experience in different jobs requiring teamworking. That made me outgoing and developed my communication skills. Variety of tasks I’ve been getting developed my flexibility and ability of quick problem solving. Managing living alone, studying and working requires being well-organized, hard-working and made me comfortable about working independently as well.
Shop assistant | SMYK, Poland | December 2018
Worked in a chain store selling toys, clothes and accessories for children during the Christmas season. Responsible for serving customers, ensuring that the sales floor is well-maintained and planning the display. Developed ability to remain calm in stressful situations and work under pressure.
Waitress, student job | 9-ni sushi, Denmark | 2020-2022
Worked as a waitress in a Japanese restaurant evenings and weekends. Responsible for serving guests, managing reservations and taking care of the restaurant’s condition. Also skilled in preparing food. Developed ability of quick problem solving and team working, significantly improved Danish language skills and learned about different cultures working in international environment.
Fashion design intern | DT Concept, Germany | 2021
3 months full- time internship in the main atelier of Dawid Tomaszewski brand in Berlin. Responsible for garments development, making technical drawings and prepared assignment designing collection proposal for season AW 22/23. Gained knowledge about both haute couture and ready-to-wear garments design and creation, learned different sewing and embellishment techniques and got practical insight into working in a fashion brand nowadays. Participated in Berlin Fashion Week and assisted in preparing the brand’s event.
Waitress, student job | Hojhuset, Denmark | 2022-Present
Working as a waitress, responsible for planning and serving both private and company events. Able to take leadership in a group of staff members and supervise the proper run of the event. Developed the communication skills, openness, and flexibility towards dinamically changing tasks and conditions.
VIA University College in Herning | 2020-Present
AP Degree, Design, Technology & Business, specialty in Fashion Design | 2020-2022
BA Top-up, Design & Business, specialty in Fashion Design | 2022-Present
Polish – Native speaker
English – fluent in speaking and writing, holding CAE language certificate
Danish – learning, able to have a smalltalk
In my free time I enjoy crafting and doing sports. I appreciate spending time with my friends, cooking and travelling.
MS Office package – basic level
Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Lightroom – ability of making working drawings, fashion illustrations, graphic designs, documents and photo editing.
Procreate – intermediate level
CLO3D – basic level
Adobe After Effects, Premiere, XD – ability of making simple videos and app/website prototypes
WordPress, making and managing websites and social media content – basic level
Szycie na pokaz | Fast Textile | November 2018
Sewing competition which principle was to sew outfit based on patterns available in Burda magazines. 40 chosen finalists took part in a fashion show organized during Fast Textile fashion fairs.
Shopper bag – simple stories | LPP & Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk | June 2019
A series of workshops during which the participants could get insight into idea generation process in fashion industry. Guided by an experienced designer the group created a concept for a collection of shopper bags and afterwards each member designed and sewn their own style using sustainable, recycled materials.
Super T-shirt | Papavero | October 2019
Project initiated by Agnieszka Tylak – designer and patternmaker. While working on her book focused on T-shirt design variation she invited Polish sewing bloggers to cooperate by sewing the styles for the book and providing the photos to include in the book.
Sewing Fashion Meeting | Fast Textile | November 2019
Sewing and fashion bloggers were paired to work together designing an A-line skirt. Having 3 hours and 3 meters of fabrics and wide choice of trims the teams had to sew the styles and provide a presentation. Project of my team was awarded the 2nd prize.