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Area is seeking FW19 Design and Production Interns In New York, NY

Founded by New York City designers, Beckett Fogg and Piotrek Pansczczyk, Area is a design studio specializing in textile manipulation.
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Full or part time options available. Internships are unpaid, and eligible for school credit. To apply for these positions please send resume / portfolio and potential availability to Franky@area.nyc

Technical Design Internship

  • Organization, archiving, and inventorying, and updating of Design/Development assets/materials 
  • Create and maintain technical sketches for Development
  • Create technical drawings for jewelry, shoes, bags, and trims 
  • Assist in sourcing materials

Design / Textile Development

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting designers in research, sourcing, and development of seasonal inspiration, materials, and garments 
  • Organization, archiving, and inventorying, and updating of Design/Development assets/materials
  • Working with the team to research, develop, and design textile concept for the season

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Production Intern

Responsibilities included but not limited to:

  • Organization, archiving, and inventorying, and updating of Design/Development assets/materials 
  • Create and maintain technical sketches
  • Assist in cut tickets/tech packs
  • Spec sample garments
  • Liaise with factories regarding sample progress, material receipt, fit comments, etc.
  • Quality control of all merchandise

Our ideal candidate will have/be the following:

• Photoshop, Illustrator, Excel proficiency
• Strong understanding of garment construction, specs, and tech packs