Saturday, April 6, 2013

Wendy Ford Textile Design Internship (NY)

Midtown based textile design studio specializing in vintage and contemporary pattern design is currently seeking independent and responsible interns to aid our team. Some information about our company can be found at:

A background in fashion is not necessary, though an interest in design is preferred. Working knowledge of Mac computers a must, and basic knowledge of the adobe and Photoshop a plus.
Responsibilities are as follows:
. photographing textiles, edit photographs, clean up files, Tracking and logging of all artwork
. Coordinating schedule .
. Researching & developing new clients .
. Light bookkeeping as necessary.

This is not a design position.
Please send a Resume detailing all relevant work history. Should be either pasted into the email or attached as a pdf file.
This is a NON paid internship with a minimum commitment of 2 days.

Location: Midtown west
Compensation: Non paid internship
This is a part-time job.
This is an internship job
Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
Please, no phone calls about this job!
Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

Posted by: Manilette Uy-

    Textile and Apparel Artist Summer Internship (NY)

    Summer Internship with Textile and Apparel Artist

    Brooklyn-based artist & designer is seeking a part time intern for 2-3 days a week over a 3 month period this summer. You will assist in all aspects of the work and the business as we create our first collection of womenswear to show at NY Fashion Week. This is an unpaid internship.


    - patternmaking and draping knowledge/skill
    - ability to cut and construct muslins as well as final garments
    - some fine hand-sewing and finishing work
    - basic Photoshop knowledge/skill
    - an understanding of print repeats/layouts - screenprinting experience is a plus
    - an understanding of beadwork/embroidery layouts
    - knitting and crocheting experience is a plus
    - creation of basic spreadsheets
    - run errands in the garment district and elsewhere
    - shipping packages
    - office & studio organization
    - neatness, precision, attention to detail
    - must professionally represent the business when dealing with models, photographers, vendors, etc.
    - discretion and privacy in all areas of the work/business is a must - please consider this when applying

    What You Will Gain:

    You will have the opportunity to see this designer and company develop from a grassroots level. You will work closely with the designer on a daily basis. You will gain experience working with NYC vendors, seamstresses, models and more. This internship will give back what you put in.

    Please email resume, cover letter, and portfolio of work to

    Posted by: Manilette Uy-

      Ny-lon Design Textile Summer Internship (NY)

      Ny-lon Design is a small home textile design company based in Brooklyn. We are currently looking for a summer intern to help us out with design work and other everyday office tasks. This would be a great opportunity for grad or undergrad students that are looking to get some experience and knowledge of the textile industry.

      Key responsibilities & accountabilities 

      -Design: Under the direction of the designer, create briefs that the vendor can clearly interpret and develop textile repeats and artwork for the home market. Coordinate, file, and documents samples and artwork as needed. Acquire fabric swatches, deliver artwork, and other administrative errands as needed.
      -Trend & Market research: Assist the designer in client, benchmark & competitor research at the on set of each project as required. Keep up to date with related market activity and trends in textiles and home-wares.
      -Communication: Foster good relationships between Ny-Lon design studios, and its clients. Maintain a professional and open line of communication between the same to ensure effective studio operation throughout the design & product development process and across all parties involved.
      -Studio & design security: Keep all bespoke design work, related documents and correspondence secure and where relevant backed-up. Ensure the studio is secured and locked when vacant. 
      -Conduct: Maintain a high level of professional conduct internally, and externally.

      Required skills / Personal requirements:

      The designer and product developer should:
      -Be artistic, creative and able to draw with an eye for color, texture, pattern and form 
      -Be organised, adaptable and dependable with excellent attention to detail
      -Be innovative, resourceful, able to take initiative, work independently and remain calm under pressure
      -Have excellent oral and written communication skills
      -Be computer proficient; Mac platform, proficient in Adobe Photoshop AND Illustrator, have a experience working on websites and or blogs

      Please note that this is an unpaid internship and can be taken for credit. We are looking for someone that can work 2-3 days a week. 
      Please email your resume and portfolio samples if you are interested. 
      ***Only emails with both resume and portfolio samples will be considered.

      Posted by: Manilette Uy-

      Fashion Marketing Internship (Hollywood)

      We are a boutique marketing, PR and branding agency based in Hollywood, CA. We are looking for a full time intern to start immediately, working alongside the President and Marketing Coordinator, focused on our, and our clients social media.

      We are based in a sought-after penthouse location in central Hollywood and represents a variety of high profile lifestyle brands, from fashion, music, art and publishing.

      Roles and Responsibilities include: 

      Blogging and updating social media for oursleves and our clients.
      Database management. 
      Genuine PR responsibilities depending on level of aptitude.
      New business development.
      Web-site updating.
      Event assistance (guest list management, production etc.) 
      Day to day assistance to the President. (Including calendar management, office management and reasonable personal errands). 

      We are a small company, affiliated to prominent and internationally known fashion and lifestyle publications and web-sites, and we represent world renowned clients from the arenas of art, fashion, music, media and beyond. 

      Experience is an advantage, but not absolutely necessary. We're more interested in finding someone who wants to work in the cutting edge world of fashion, music and youth culture who is ALSO diligent & hard working, presentable, fashion, art & music culture savvy and above all... smart. 

      We are in a position to give world class experience and mentorship due to our top level international lifestyle marketing experience. 

      The candidate will be able to work within a small team on a minimum three month internship.

      Strong writing and computer skills are priorites. A high level of competency in digital and social media is essential. The role is weighted to social media, so you must be active with facebook, twitter and blogs and be able to write competently. 
      A strong interest in, and knowledge of fashion and music is a prerequisite and a sense of personal style is also an absolute must.

      We believe in developing interns into fully competent professionals. Our founders have huge experience spanning across three decades in top level fashion/lifestyle marketing and PR, in Europe and the U.S and we believe that if you give people wings, they will fly. We treat our interns like human beings, and we ensure that they work on REAL projects and earn REAL experience. They will work directly with the founders and are made to feel like an integral part of a small, but fantastic team. 

      Location: Central Hollywood
      This is an internship job
      Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
      Please, no phone calls about this job!
      Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.
      This is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in pursuing a career in this industry!

      Please DO NOT apply if you are unable to support yourself through the three to six month internship period.

      Please DO apply if it is your dream to work in fashion and/or lifestyle related industries. 

      Posted by: Manilette Uy-

      Fashion and Accessories Label Fashion Internship (LA)

      We're an established LA-based fashion and accessories label seeking a fashion intern. The candidate must be available to work from our LA office at Wilshire and Fairfax.

      - Assist in social media management
      - Help prepare for trade shows and events
      - Update office inventory, contact lists
      - Organize marketing materials
      - Provide in-office support to wholesale and retail departments

      - Organized, detail-oriented, self motivated and responsible
      - Tech savvy and familiarity with Mac computers
      - Knowledge of Social Media platforms: Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, Pinterest, Polyvore, Twitter, etc
      - Experience with Photoshop and Illustrator a plus
      - Available to work 2-3 days a week (10-15 hours total between 10:00-5:00 pm)

      This is an unpaid academic or experience only internship to start. Potential to move to a paid position after 10 weeks for the right candidate.
      To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to under the subject "Internship"

      Posted by: Manilette Uy-

        Tuesday, April 2, 2013

        Fashion Designer Internship (Midtown, NY)

        Prominent European Fashion Designer firm filling immediate internship position. At least 2 candidates will be hired responsible for assisting designer with clientele appointments, social media (no experience required but preferred), material sourcing. Candidate needs to be self starting, presentable, well-mannered, highly motivated and detail-oriented. Fashion and sales experience is preferred but not required. This position requires a minimum of 2 days per week; 3-6 per day. Schedule is flexible.

        Computer literacy
        MS Office
        Passion for Fashion

        We are looking for talented students of arts/fashion/creativity/design whose interest is sympathetic and complementary to our own. For a better understanding of our work, please visit our website at

        Candidates with good performance will be considered for next project with compensation and permanent job potential.

        If you feel that your background and your plans for the future matches well with the requirements of this position please apply via email of a resume and recent picture to the email address:

        Posted by Dat Vo

        Social Media and Marketing for Fashion Designers (SOMA/South Beach)

        A San Francisco fashion start up is re-launching its Designer Shop. We have several internship positions for the following fields:

        - SOCIAL MEDIA

        As an intern, you will join the team to work with emerging fashion designers around the world, assist in some exciting business development programs. We are looking for people who are passionate about fashion, energetic, creative, and driven for success. The exposure is worldwide (targeting 20+ countries), and the work is local in San Francisco area.


        Assist in social media including Facebook, Twitter, Blog, Pinterest, Tumblr, Forum, etc.
        Interacting with Inspirare affiliated designers in listing their products on Inspirare Designer Shop
        Assist in research and develop strategies for business development
        Review garment magazines and manuals, gather information about fashion trends and consumer preferences, identity product to promote and sell.
        Assist in developing and implementing marketing and advertising strategies.


        Interested candidates please email your cover letter and resume.

        Posted by Dat Vo