Freya Tamayo

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Visiting Assistant Professor Fashion Design ftamayo@pratt.edu 718.636.3415 p Brooklyn Campus, Steuben Hall 2

Current Course Listing (2)

20/FA-PIC-361-01 Interwoven: Textiles and Culture

21/SP-PIC-361-01 Interwoven: Textiles and Culture

Education

B.F.A. Fashion Design (with Honors), Pratt Institute.

Biography

Creative director in activewear design (1995–2013) for companies including Fila, Le Coq Sportif, Skechers, Beyond Yoga, Gaiam, Maurices, Academy Outdoors and Sports, Lady Foot Locker, Danskin, and the USTA; also teaches at FIT; founded StudioFreya in 2014 to help clients bring new buzz to active and leisure collections; implements the design process from research to sketching and fabrication through to development, marketing, and production; passion and expertise in incorporating performance technology, sustainable fabrications, and implementing precise fitting technique.