Fashion

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Textile Designer

Textile Designer

POSITION SUMMARY STATEMENT

Textile Designer works with Creative Design Team, R& D, Development/Engineering Teams and the Production Group to create proto type and/or graded artwork for Print, Embellishment and Knitted Designs.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES

•             Responsible for creating Concept and Grading layouts that are in line with Creative Design Intent, Seasonal color/Concept and Merchandising plan target prices

•             Creates Embellishment design concepts & repeats using specific elements such as stones, mezzos, TFA, Gallus, Plotter, Flocking, embroidery stitches/techniques, overprinting and heat transfers.

•             Creates Knit Design concepts & repeats based on in-house knit machinery requirements and limitations

•             Manipulates original print artwork in scale, color and layout.

•             Creates print repeats and panel layouts for fabric mills of all adopted print concepts

•             Changes and adjusts patterns/artwork to meet price point specifications for specific garments

•             Keeps appropriate team members informed of necessary problems that arise with systems and networks

•             Conducts research- consistent online and in store research on the latest trends; compile seasonal research report, actively participate and contribute in design discussion.

Education/Experience:

•             3-5 years’ experience related experience

•             Knowledge of patternmaking, grading, graphic arts (Illustrator/Mac based), embellishment applications.

•             Has knowledge of production machinery requirements, limitations, and timelines

•             AA Degree in industry-related schooling

•             Certification, training or relevant course work

•             All PC/Mac applications, Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and CAD programs