Denim Design Intern

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Posted
10 May 2022
Closes
10 Jun 2022
Level
Intern

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Design Denim Intern will support the Design Denim team in the following tasks:

  • Assist denim designer with concepts and wash research.  Help create sketch and inspiration boards.
  • Help develop new denim details and ideas.
  • Learn how denim washes are created and how to select the most appropriate fabrics for the desired wash.
  • Assist with maintaining fabric and wash libraries.
  • Understand how comprehensive denim technical packages are created, and what information they comprise of.
  • Learn how to properly spec a denim garment.
  • Help organize sample rack and fit binders.
  • Understand how standard fit specifications work with different fabrics and washes.
  • Attend fittings and take fit notes.
  • Assist with fabric boards.

 REQUIREMENTS:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Fashion Design with specialty in Denim. 0 – 1 year of experience, or strong internship experience. Ability to hand sketch. Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Can handle tasks with speed and works well under pressure.
  • Strong knowledge in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Strong sense of draping logic and nature.
  • Hand and computer illustrations for sketches and technical flats.
  • Flat patternmaking skills, sewing by hand and industrial machine.
  • Works well independently and as a team player.
  • Able to work full-time at 40 hours/week.