Blaauw - Fashion Designer - Perth, WA, Australia

Monica Blaauw

Perth, WA, Australia


Fashion Designer


Specialising in Womenswear, passionate about special occasion and Bridal wear.

Work History

Hand Sewing

Karen Willis Holmes couture bridal

- Cutting Samples
- Liaise with production manager and production team.
- Hand Beading
- Sewing samples on industrial straight sewer.
- Merchandise couture room (Clothing & accessories)


Country Road Menswear

(Richmond, VIC)
- Market research for New York, London and Paris using Photoshop & Illustrator
- Competitor research
- Model fittings
- Filing and organising
- Sourcing fabric samples

Merchandising new samples

Administration- Cleasens

- Pricing
- Liaise with Designer, Manager and Stockists.
- Chasing up payments
- Transferring via TNT


PFF- Giving Back is the new Black

back is the new Black Auction
- Setting up (mannequins/ display)
- Serving alcohol
- Packing Up- Compressing mannequins back into boxes.

Sales Assistant

ENEX 100, Claremont Quarter, Myer Perth, Karrinyup and Garden City

From May 2011

Customer Service/ Selling
- Visual Merchandising
- Stock Control
- Administration
- Housekeeping & store Standards
- Transferring via TNT
27/11/12- Cashier, Steriosonic, Independent Events (Claremont Showgrounds)
- Till Operations/ Cash handling
- Stressful environment
- Alcohol distribution


Kundras Korsets

- Corsetry Production
- Sewing & Overlocking (Stretch knits, Velvet etc.)
- Laying & cutting (stretch materials)

Polytechnic West

graduate show
- Dressing Back Stage

Team Member, Miss Shop & Men's Youth


June 2009 - April 2011

- Customer Service
- Register/ POS operation & training
- Fitting Room Attendee
- Stock replenishment
- Merchandising and minor visual merchandising.
- Loss Prevention
- Liaising with management

Team Member

Shoe Show

- Customer Service/ Selling
- Merchandising & floor co ordination
- Loss Prevention

Team Member

Myer 'Miss Shop

- Customer Service
- Telephone answering
- Presentation and merchandising
- Fitting Room attendance

Team Member

Amart All Sports

Customer Service
- Ordering and accepting stock
- Store operations
2008, Team Member, Myer Women's Apparel (Karrinyup, WA)
- Customer Service
- Presentation of show floor
- Fitting room attendance

Customer Service


June 2007 - June 2009

- Register operations, transactions and cash handling
- Store Presentation/ maintaining

Churchlands SHS

- Catering
- Pamphlet administering
- Raising funds

Salvation Army

- Food Preparation & Service
- Donations

Qualifications & Certifications

Design Fundamentals

Central TAFE

Applied fashion design and technology

Polytechnic West

Skillpages has been acquired by! is pioneering the way people find local services. Skillpages is the world’s premier directory of service providers.

Find out more

Are you sure that you want to leave?