Studio Intern

Recruiter
BODE
Location
Brooklyn, New York
Salary
Unpaid
Posted
17 Sep 2021
Closes
17 Oct 2021
Level
Intern
Hours
Part Time

Bode is a New York based, luxury menswear brand that expresses a sentimentality for the past through the study of personal narratives and historical techniques. The brand’s founder, Emily Bode, was the first female designer to show at Men’s NYFW with a collection entirely made of one-of-a-kind garments. Today Bode has a storefront, tailor shop, and coffee shop in the Lower East Side of Manhattan and sells to almost 100 retailers across the globe.

 

About the position:

Bode is looking to hire Studio Interns for the Fall 2021 semester. In this position you will have the unique opportunity to work hands-on with samples, custom, and one-of-a-kind pieces. The studio is a highly collaborative and evolving environment that requires a team mindset and flexible work approach.

 

Role and responsibilities:

  • Mend vintage textiles using a variety of techniques
  • Organize and maintain stock of vintage textiles
  • Assist with small-run production in NYC
  • Source trims and notions in the garment district
  • Assist with the creation of in-house samples and custom projects

 

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate student studying a fashion or textile related major at an accredited university that is able to give school credit for the duration of the internship 
  • Strong knowledge of machine and hand sewing techniques, seam finishes, stitch types, etc…
  • Advanced organizational skills and attention to detail; embroidery experience preferred 
  • Passion and creativity that aligns with the aesthetic of the Bode brand. 
  • Must be able to work 2-3 days a week
  • Willing to start ASAP

 

Please send resumes and creative portfolio pages to careers@bodenewyork.com with “Studio Intern” in the subject line.