A PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT/CATEGORY MANAGER with experience in all aspects of apparel manufacturing, costing, raw material sourcing, factory sourcing and line building for small to mid-size brands. Successful in reverse-engineering product to improve profit margins. Effective in building brands through thoughtful product development as a result of market and consumer research. ACCOMPLISHED SEAMSTRESS and TAILOR. I can make the product I work with and am excellent at working towards solutions with the factories.