Christina is a Melbourne-based professional Mens and Womens fashion designer with over 10 years' fashion industry experience in Melbourne and abroad. Her work focus is luxury, high-end creative direction, design and product development. Rich experiences within the sector have allowed her to develop products' and seasonal ranges that combine commercial viability with authentic brand aesthetics.
Graduating from RMIT University's renowned fashion school, Christina had the privilege of completing an exchange at Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City. From here her design career took an unexpected twist, culminating in her win of the inaugural Project Runway Australia and leading to the launch of her luxury streetwear brand. Throughout her travels and experiences, she has consistently maintained a dedication to developing her design skills and deepening her fashion industry expertise.
Currently, Christina creates custom made luxury garments for local and international clients, whilst working in the fashion industry and undertaking private classes in advanced pattern design and tailoring in Melbourne.
Christina's specialties are: design, trend forecasting and analysis, product development, luxury fashion markets, brand development, creative direction, campaign and editorial styling, visual merchandising, research and development, concept and colour palette development, fabric and trims sourcing, print and textile development, range planning, pattern making, 3D draping, production, supplier relations, logistics, design management, customer analysis, buying, budget forecasting and management.
View Christina Exie' Resume and Portfolio here.