Fashion Apprenticeship - Assist The Designer Creating Couture
Learn by working with friendly New York fashion designer of couture quality dresses and bridal in Soho, NY. Lovely working environment.
Applicants must have excellent hand or machine sewing skills.
Must be qualified to handle couture quality fabrics and designs with care, as you will be working with the actual couture pieces.
Learn by assisting the designer, creating intricate, couture pieces. If you qualify, you will gain hands on experience assisting with with fittings as well as the actual cutting and sewing.
This position is ideal to expand your knowledge of couture, designer clothing construction and the NY fashion industry. The right candidate will learn and gain invaluable experience, working directly with the designer.
Please note, this training position is only available now until the end of August, with a 3 month minimum. This training will not be offered in Sept.
The position will be adapted to your skill level, however applicants must have good skills in at least one of the following:
sewing, cutting, or constructing garments.
This is ideal for applicants with a keen interest in learning how to create couture garments, and/or who can benefit by meeting academic requirements via this position.
This a training, not a job offer, and is best for students looking to gain experience and meet academic requirements.
At the end of the training, participants receive a design from our inventory and/or couture quality fabrics of aprox $1,000 in value or more. Also, a Brother CS6000i Sewing machine, rarely used, will be given to one of the trainees at the end of August.
International applicants are welcome to apply however, please note the following before applying:
1. Please check the Visa requirements for your country before applying.
2. Applicants must be able to handle living expenses.
3. Before applying, Please confirm with your family that you can accept this training position.