Textile Design Intern

Our Textile Design / Studio Student Work Placement opportunity will provide you with a great opportunity for students undertaking their industry work placement to learn how every department of a young fashion design label works in a very practical process.


What you will be doing:

  • Cataloging and filing fabrics/ trims for upcoming seasons
  • Researching fabrication ideas
  • Print/fabric research and analysis 
  • Supporting textile designer for fabrication development
  • Organising and categorising fabrics
  • Working on colourway options, repeats, print placements, layouts, artworks for fabric developments, using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Showroom and show preparations
  • Assisting to create artwork for print and other textile applications
  • As well as print, general assisting duties are required as part of the Design & Development team
  • Liaising with other team members involved in the studio process
  • Assisting with general studio admin day-to-day
  • Working with the Design & Development team to meet deadlines

Students skills required:

  • Currently studying a Textile/Print design degree
  • University experience hand sewing
  • Student level proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Understanding of fabric characteristic
  • Proven ability to work efficiently and meet deadlines at University
  • Pro-active and able to take initiative
  • Excellent eye for details

What you will learn / we will teach you:

  • You will learn about working in a small growing fashion designer brand
  • How to extend fabrication ideas and bring into garments
  • How to develop print designs
  • How to meet a tight deadline under pressure
  • Better understanding of fabrics and trims from working closely with design team
  • Communication skills between the department and team members

Application:

When applying please send;

  • Your CV
  • A link of example of your work
  • Reference (optional)

Please understand that due to high number of applicants, only successful candidates will be contacted.