Design Assistant

Costa Mesa, CA, USA
Posted 9 hours ago
Full timeRetail Apparel and Fashion

Are you passionate about swim, activewear, apparel and staying ahead of the fashion curve? We are seeking a talented and creative Design Assistant who shares our love for all things beach and fashion related. This role will collaborate with our design team to bring fresh ideas and innovative concepts to life.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Collaborate with Designers: You will play a crucial role in supporting our designers with day-to-day tasks. From assisting in the creation of design concepts to helping with technical sketches, your attention to detail and eye for aesthetics will be essential in ensuring the success of our collections.
  2. Maintain Line Sheets: Keep our line sheets updated and organized, ensuring that all product information and design details are accurately recorded. This will be vital in streamlining our design and production processes.
  3. Colorway Development: Work closely with the design team to develop captivating colorways for prints and patterns. Your understanding of color trends and harmonies will help create visually appealing collections.
  4. Market Research: Stay at the forefront of global and domestic fashion trends by conducting thorough market research. Your insights will contribute to keeping our brand relevant and competitive.
  5. Design Inspiration Meetings: Participate in design inspiration meetings, where you'll have the opportunity to share your ideas and contribute to the creative direction of our collections.
  6. Assist in Line Design: Collaborate with the Head Designer in designing our apparel line. Your flair for fashion will help shape the latest trends and styles.
  7. Fitting and Quality Control: Play a role in the fitting process to ensure our designs achieve the perfect fit and meet our quality standards.
  8. Fabric Library Organization: Manage and organize our fabric library, making it easy for the team to access a diverse range of materials for inspiration and sampling.
  9. Source New Silhouettes: Accompany the designer on local shopping trips to source new and exciting silhouettes that align with our brand's vision.


  • Strong hand sketching skills.
  • Sewing and construction knowledge.
  • A strong passion for apparel and fashion in general, allowing you to bring creativity and enthusiasm to the team.
  • Attention to detail and a keen eye for design aesthetics, ensuring the quality and visual appeal of our collections.
  • Solid organizational skills to manage multiple tasks efficiently and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of color trends and a flair for developing captivating colorways for prints and patterns.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, enabling you to work effectively with the design team and other stakeholders.

How to apply:

Send your resume, portfolio and examples of your Adobe Illustrator CADs to

This is a full time, hybrid position located in Costa Mesa, CA. $25/hour.

If you are looking to launch your career in the exciting world of apparel design, and if you have the skills and enthusiasm to make a splash in the industry, we would love to hear from you. Join our team and be part of creating apparel that inspires and delights our customers worldwide.

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