Founder & creator of the renowned nyc based fashion e-commerce Founders & Followers.com is creating a new lifestyle Fashion brand. The brand will be a progressive high-end label. We are now seeking fashion savvy, self-motivated interns for our high-paced design team. Interns will work directly with the designer and get hands on experience in a very creative environment. Fashion Design degree or schooling is preferred and candidate must know about basic garment construction. This internship is unpaid and for school credit only.
-Must be proficient in Photoshop: Create mood boards, design presentations, rendering prints, line sheets, developing prints, rendering flat sketches.
-Must be familiar with sourcing textiles, trims, hangtags at the NYC garment district
-Photoshop and Illustrator skills are a must
*Candidate must be available for at least 2-3 full days in the week.
*The intern will be assisting the Founder/Creative Director in day-to-day activities in the studio.
-Liaise between Design team and sample makers/factories
-Create linesheets, product development, and production boards.
-Assist with patterns, cut tickets, fabrics for sampling/lookbook
-Assist during fittings taking notes and document progress
-Help with design and styling team during lookbook shoots preparations
-Must be aware of the fashion industry, trends, brands, etc.
-Must be able to do trend forecasting, market research
-Must have knowledge of technical aspects of fashion (ie: sewing, patternmaking, fabric types, trim types, etc.)
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to gain hands-on experience with a highly creative growing fashion brand.
If you are a DESIGN MAJOR looking to start an internship as soon as possible or for the summer, please send your resume and cover letter with “DESIGN INTERNSHIP” in the subject to firstname.lastname@example.org.