Timothy Cooke

Major: Apparel, Merchandising, and Design
Company/Organization: KN Custom Sewing
Destination: Ames, Iowa
Timeframe: Summer 2021
Advisor/Coordinator Email: briaj


I was responsible for completing custom projects, assisting clients by phone, and assisting clients in the shop.


My greatest accomplishment was creating a custom outfit called a bunad. It is an Oktoberfest style that is paired with a skirt, corset, and blouse.

Learning experience

The ethics of a company is very important and should be a deciding factor for choosing future jobs.

What advice would you give?

Understand your potential. Never sell yourself short and create reasonable standards about what you want.

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