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Founded in 2012 by Sylvie Millstein, Hellessy is a womenswear brand that redefines sexy American sportswear through a French viewpoint. Functional yet elevated, the fabrication, cuts and colors are juxtaposed to achieve architectural fluidity.

HELLESSY is a women's ready-to-wear designer currently looking to fill 1 design internship position immediately. Preferred hours 2-4 days a week from 10:00-6:00 in our Soho studio. Preferred 3 month commitment, with a starting date in January.

Founded in New York City in 2012, HELLESSY is a women’s designer ready-to-wear collection focused on the philosophy of dressing women in need of versatile, understated elegance. HELLESSY uses impeccable fabrics with a premium on superb fit and precise construction — pairing uptown refinement with downtown cool, and offering clean, minimal looks that transition easily from day-to-evening for the modern woman.


  • Working towards/has a degree in Fashion Design or similar
  • Self motivated, thorough and highly organized
  • Positive attitude
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Has excellent knowledge of fabrics and garment construction
  • Adaptable and works well in a fast paced, small team environment
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  • Regular visits to pattern making studios and factories for development sample-making process
  • Assist in design fittings / compile and print fit notes and photos for pattern makers and factories
  • Help with trim purchasing and sourcing from midtown trim vendors
  • Assist in creating cut tickets for factories
  • Create flats on Illustrator; Assist in compiling linesheet for Market week
  • Tag and take inventory of all development fabric throughout sampling process
  • Prepare for Spring runway show, assist backstage as needed

To apply: Please send resume to, subject line Development Interns.