Fashion designer for an affordable luxury kidswear brand
We are looking to hire a Fashion Designer with panache and flair to capture the mood on the street in our ready-to-wear line. To recognize trends and interpret certain color palettes, patterns, and prints for each season, the Fashion Designer will keep an eye on the street, travel to shows, and study fashion periodicals. As a seasoned marketer, you will develop your concepts by hand, and create technical production drawings, and 3D of the same if necessary.
To ensure success you will be able to spot trends, capture the spirit of the times in your creations and display business acumen in your ability to apply product strategy.
Fashion Designer Responsibilities:
-Managing design process from conception through to final styling.
-Conducting market research to identify new trends, fabrics and techniques, and seeking design inspiration.
-Collaborating with team members to select seasonal themes, make edits to line, and create new concepts.
-Ensuring the product is in agreement with business strategy.
-Designing and Selecting fabrics and trims.
-Creating production sketches for development packages.
-Collaborating with technical designers to ensure development packages are accurate.
-Reviewing product for style and fit during the presentation.
-Presenting story, mood, color boards, and samples
Fashion Designer Requirements:
-3+ years of design experience in premium/ affordable luxury brands
-A good amount of knowledge in kidswear for at least 2-3 years
-Proficient with Adobe packages like illustrator, photoshop, Indesign, lightroom, etc
-Sufficient knowledge in 3D software like CLO3D, C4D, Browzwear
-Availability to travel for research and product development.
-Ability to do sketches by hand.
-Excellent design and conceptual skills.
-Excellent sense of style and color.
-Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal.
-Ability to meet multiple deadlines.
-Ability to work on multiple brands simultaneously