J.Crew Assistant Designer - Knits and Wovens in New York, New York
New York, NY, US, 10281
Mar 15, 2020
Assistant Designer - Knits and Wovens
Title: Assistant Designer – Knits and Wovens
Reports to: Designer
Overview: To assist with Designers in creative execution of the product.
Work closely with Design Directors to create concepts
Prepare presentation boards with illustrations, CAD artwork, fabrication and garment samples.
Assists in research of seasonal trends, themes, colors, raw materials, styling and trims.
Work with Technical Design in preparing specs from initial concept to technical design cards.
Work with Production to maintain design concept through out production process.
0-2 years Design experience
Apparel Design degree
Strong illustration skills
Demonstrated creative sense and ability
Technical sketching ability (flat and illustration)
Working knowledge of garment construction and trim
Garment measurement and specification experience
Excellent color sense
Ability to multi-task
Strong written and communication skills
Good follow through, sense of urgency
Demonstrated ability to do creative, focused visual presentations
Proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Word and Excel
Extremely detailed oriented
Strong multitasking ability
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