Hours Per Week:
24
Suitable for:
Students/Alumni
Can this job be completed remotely?
No
Location
London
Display Salary
up to £28k (Pro-rata)
Vacancy Type
Fixed Term
 

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Textile Designer (Junior) to join an amazing start up fashion brand focusing on craft and sustainability. The brand was born from an incessant love of all things hand embellished, rare vintage pieces and generally a desire to infuse the vintage vibe with a modern and more wearable fashion look. The collections are limited edition and collectable. Each piece tells a unique story through the craft used.

 A highly innovative project to create extraordinary pieces of one-off textiles. Textiles to be made from specially commissioned embroideries and vintage materials. Concepts will be created in studio under the direction of the Creative Director and designers will be required to work to a brief but will be given a wide berth for generating original ideas, concepts and techniques. A lot of embroidery from highly skilled fine craftsman in India will be sourced.

The first collection was recently launched to a selected audience of highly discerning women consumers. It was sold out and received a lot of praise for its originality. The brand is currently working on upcoming shows and launching their social media presence.

 Main Responsibilities of the role:

  • Translating creative directors vision into design ideas
  • Research ideas
  • Upcycling vintage clothing and combining with collected textiles and embroideries in a creative way
  • Working with craftsman in India on creating embroideries

Working days scheme- Tuesday, Thursday & Friday (Fixed)

Start date: ASAP / to be confirmed
Fixed Term- 1 Year

Location: Central London (Earls Court)

 

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Personal Specification

  • Very keen eye for colour, texture and surface design

  • Affinity to hand work and embroidery and fine crafts

  • Able to think out of the box and create new creative concepts

  • Able to conduct meaningful research

  • Good drawing skills

  • Proficient with Adobe Photoshop and other relevant software

  • Be able to work independently as well as with a team 

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