RICHELLE SMITH

Head Pattern Maker

Richelle learned how to make apparel at an early age from her mother. Richelle knew she wanted to study at the world-renowned College of textiles after attending a high school summer program. There she received her B.S. in Apparel Development and Masters of Textiles with a focus on textile and technical design including CAD pattern making. She has won multiple awards and has worked for various apparel companies in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, and Florida including Walt Disney World. Some of Richelle’s achievements include being involved in numerous fashion shows, museum exhibitions, and receiving the Future Industry Leader Award from SFIA. She loves V. Mora, because she loves bringing designers visions to life!