Fabric Internship Fall 2019
- 72 Spring St, New York, NY 10012, USA
FOR OVER 30 YEARS,
MARC JACOBS HAS INVIGORATED THE FASHION WORLD WITH A UNIQUE DESIGN PHILOSOPHY:
AN IRREVERENT SPIRIT.
THE EVERYDAY AND THE EXTRAORDINARY.
LED BY THESE CODES, THE BRAND HAS BECOME A DRIVING FORCE IN THE WOMENSWEAR, BEAUTY, ACCESSORIES, FRAGRANCE, WATCH AND JEWELRY INDUSTRIES.
BORN IN NEW YORK CITY IN APRIL 1963, MARC JACOBS ATTENDED THE HIGH SCHOOL OF ART AND DESIGN AND GRADUATED FROM PARSON’S SCHOOL OF DESIGN. AS A DESIGN STUDENT, JACOBS WAS THE RECIPIENT OF SOME OF THE SCHOOL’S HIGHEST HONORS INCLUDING DESIGN STUDENT OF THE YEAR.
IN 1984, THE MARC JACOBS LABEL WAS FOUNDED ALONG WITH BUSINESS PARTNER ROBERT DUFFY, AND HAS SINCE BECOME A GLOBAL BRAND.
Responsibilities will include (but not limited to):
Assist with preparing fabric developments to send to suppliers
Experimenting and manipulating textiles in-house to create surface treatments, then executing treatments, including wash tests
Creating and maintaining master fabric boards
Mocking up print and embroidery artworks/colorways on Photoshop
Help to check in sample yardage upon arrival to our in-house atelier
Help source materials from local suppliers when needed
Assist with beading or stitch trials/mock-ups when needed
Organizing and grouping fabric library
Organizing archive books
Create fabric receiving tags
Pursuing a degree in textiles
Exceptionally organized and neat, meticulous attention to detail
Possesses basic knowledge of textiles and garment construction
Able to use Adobe Photoshop on Mac and PC
Proficient on Microsoft Word, Excel
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.