Angela Fuentes is the Co-Founder & CEO of FortyTwentyAM, a Flat Pattern Maker, and a pattern-making instructor at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM). She’s been in the fashion industry for 12+ years and has owned her company since 2012. As a pattern maker in the fashion industry, Angela Fuentes uses STEM to bring designers’ dreams to life - whether she’s using the grid system to design a red carpet gown or incorporating electromagnetic engineering to create a one-of-a-kind, color-changing dress. Her STEM background has also allowed Angela to develop cutting-edge, highly technical creations, such as working with nanotechnology-driven “smart fabrics” for the military and medical fields.
Co-Founder, CEO, and Flat Pattern Maker, Bad Hooman
New York, NY
March 4 - 6:30 pm to March 5 - 6:30 pm