We are currently accepting applications for our Fashion Design Internship. Jahde Leather Atelier offers talented interns a unique, fast-paced enviornment with hands-on learning experiences. Internships can be completed for college credit and are based at our shop in Charleston, SC.
-Gain retail and ecommerce experience
-Experience in shoe design
-Learn what it takes to start your own business
-Gain experience setting up a retail shop
-Learn how to cut leather and various other materials
-Take inventory of raw materials
-Learn how to calculate cost of goods
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS
-Fashion design, technical design, or production background.
-Knowledge of silhouettes, fabrication, sewing techniques, trim and technical knowledge
-Pattern design experience
-Experience working with leather preferred
- Support design inspiration, mood, and collection development;
- Develop image content and design brand concepts from start to finish;
- Production support in the garment district – fabric/ trim sourcing & purchasing, fittings, tech packs, and quality control.
- Responsibilities will also depend on intern’s specific skills and desires for area of improvement.
-Start date: February 1
-Schedule: 3 days a week until April- mornings ideal
-April- Start of production and busy season. Majority of hours concentrated in April.
What to expect to showcase during an interview:
-Cutting fringe, Sewing skills, Skiving
If this sounds like something you or someone you know would be interested in, please share or fill out an application and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Application should include available start date, days/times of week availability, graduation date, and your proposed contribution to the team.