Ashley Halpin

Ashley Halpin


New York, NY


Fashion designer with over thirteen years of industry experience. Background in dresses and missy sportswear. Experience with pitching print color ways, designing bead and embroidery layouts and editing in photoshop


2013 Nov - 2017 Jul
Dress Designer
SL Fashions / New York NY

Designed day, cocktail, evening, mother-of-the-bride and soft separates for our missy costumer. Created all tech packs and was in charge of weekly fittings for missy, women and petite sizes. Met with fabric and trim vendors and pitched print color ways. Shopped stores for inspiration and met with sales and production to ensure open communication while sharing ideas and insight. Communicated with overseas factories to ensure development understanding, while also keeping in house sewers and caters busy with a consistent work flow

2013 Jun - 2013 Nov
Design associate
Tahari ASL / New

Aided the head designer with new blouse and suiting ideas. Met with fabric and trim vendors daily to keep the line fresh. Oversaw sample hands, drapers and cutters to ensure consistent work flow.

2010 Apr - 2013 Jun
Associate Designer
Chetta B / New York, NY

Aided the head designer with tech packs. Created bead layouts and other timings. Liaison with production department on costing and fabric approvals.


2000 - 2004
Marist College
Fashion Design / Studio Art Minor