Pattern Cutting Internship at Thomas Tait

Thomas Tait is currently seeking a Studio Intern with a Design/Pattern Cutting background to help our luxury womenswear studio work for the exhibition at Pitti Woman Florence in June and SS16 show London in September.

Duration is 3 to 6 months full-time internship starting from April, May or June.

Main duties:
• Pattern making / Draping / Pattern alteration / Tracing
• Sample cutting / Toile stitching
• Assisting spec pack and Technical Drawing by Illustrator and Excel
• Assisting research of designer such as images, materials, suppliers, techniques
• Assisting fitting
• Visiting manufactures for product development
• Hand finishing
• Fabric and trim sourcing
• General studio errands

Necessary skills:
• Excellent knowledge in pattern cutting and garments construction
• Sewing skill of industrial machine and hand
• Proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
• Fluent verbal communication
• Able to discuss ideas and solutions

Profile:
• BA Fashion Design / Pattern Cutting background
• Reliable, hard-working, flexible and willing to learn
• Able to meet deadlines and work under pressure
• Focus, organized and proactive
• Good at team work

The Intern will:
• Support and be involved in our project for fashion exhibition Pitti Woman 2015
• Get to see the development of a collection from start to finish and be part of the run up to a show
• Helping backstage of SS16 show at LFW in September
• Be able to develop strong pattern cutting skills and design development strategy which will support your future work
• Gain the knowledge of variety of materials

If you think you are the right person for this role, please send us documents below and specify your availability via the form
• CV
• Covering letter
• Portfolio in PDF file or the link of the online portfolio

Due to high amount of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.

Please go here to apply.

Studio Intern needed at Thomas Tait

Thomas Tait are currently seeking an intern with a design/pattern cutting background to help our luxury womenswear studio work.

Main duties:
• Assisting with sample cutting
• Mock ups
• Pattern adjusting / tracing
• Hand finishing
• Fabric and trim sourcing
• Production assistance
• General studio errands

Necessary skills:
• Basic knowledge in pattern cutting and garments construction
• Sewing skill of industrial machine and hand
• Verbal communication

Profile:
• Able to meet deadlines and work under pressure
• Reliable, hard-working and willing to learn
• Focus, organized and proactive
• Good at team work

The Intern will:
• Get to see the development of a collection from start to finish and be part of the run up to a show
• Be involved in the production stage of SS15 collection
• Gain the knowledge of how to deal with different fabrics
• Will be able to develop strong pattern cutting and sewing skills which will support your design skill
• Enable to see how a small luxury fashion brand works

If you think you are the right person for this role, please send us your CV, a covering letter and example of your work through PDF file or online portfolio and specify your availability via the form hereDue to high amount of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.