Freelance Textile Designer Position at Emily and Fin Ltd

Established in London in 2002, Emily and Fin has grown into a distinctive British brand. Each collection is designed and developed in-house in their London studio, where a high level of attention is paid to the fit and quality of each garment. The combination of original prints and thoughtful design results in flattering women’s clothing that feels at once current and timeless.

The growth of the brand over recent years has created an opportunity for a freelance textile designer to join the team. 

This is a seasonal position, for a freelance printed textile designer to work in house during design periods.

As vintage prints are part of our signature style we are looking for someone with an excellent sense of colour and an eye for detail. Some developments will involve re-colouring and scaling. You will also be able to create new prints from a clear brief working alongside our Product Developer and Creative Director.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone with a degree in printed textiles or with fashion industry experience. You will also have a good understanding of print techniques, repeats pattern and dyes.

• 2+ year’s experience 
• Excellent Illustrator and Photoshop skills
• An excellent communicator
• Strong illustration and painting skills
• Work accurately under pressure in a fast paced environment
• Fluent English

Closing date 30.10.2014

Read more here

Calling all Printed Textiles Graduates – Job opportunity: Freelance Print Designer

Lipsy Clothing. West London (W1T), W1T 3ND 
Date posted:19/06/2014

Here at Lipsy we are looking for a print designer (apparel) to join our design team on a freelance contract.

You will be working directly with the in house design team and will take briefs from them. The role will cover both the party range and the formal day collection working with both digital and screen print.

Lipsy is a fast paced design led brand, so we are looking for someone who can develop print collections and come up with creative ideas that follow the catwalk trends that compliment the fashion conscience Lipsy customer.


If this sounds like your next opportunity please send your CV and sample portfolio to

Reference: RetailChoice/PD/HO 

Matt Dowling, co-founder of Shooting Beauty talk this week.

In case you missed out on the talk by Matt he explains his journey having learnt the hard way by making mistakes and gradually building a career over time, he endeavours to help new freelancers avoid the pitfalls they encountered and offer a service that would allow new talent to grow and develop in a faster more efficient manner.

Matt Dowling from WSA Global Futures on Vimeo.