A Bit About Me
Vanessa Rae Cotoia is a New York based womenswear designer specializing in woven fabrication with a focus in denim and washed product. With over a decade of experience in women's ready to wear, she has designed for some of the countries largest brands.
LOFT & ANN TAYLOR
August 2021 - present
August 2020 - July 2021
September 2017 - May 2020
Senior Designer of Denim
Manages the design and development of both Loft and Ann Taylor's denim collections.
Senior Designer of Woven Tops
Joined the team to manage all calendar deliverables with assistant designer for core woven top’s 11 deliveries and 5 seasonal concepts annually.
Senior Designer of Girls & Teen Wovens
Responsible for the life cycle of all woven product for 24 deliveries per year, including cold weather outerwear, jackets, dresses, jumpsuits, tops, and bottoms