master tailor

MASTER TAILOR INTERN

WHAT?
We are looking for an enthusiastic Master Tailor Intern to join our creative team for a minimum of 5 months. As an intern you will be part of the team that is responsible for the technical realisation of the collection. By the end of you internship you will know all the ins and outs of the daily operations of a Master Tailor in the fashion industry.

In our Amsterdam based atelier we work in a small multidisciplinary team. For this reason, as an intern you will get a lot of responsibilities and the opportunity to put your skills and experience in practice.

TASKS
- You will translate designs and ideas into patterns
- You will create prototypes for fittings and execute them
- You will be optimising the technical department of our brand
- You will advise for relevant topics such as materials and their care
- You are responsible for archiving patterns and samples
- You are helping with the development of the whole collection from first sketch to a fashion show

REQUIREMENTS
- You have finished or you are doing a master tailor apprenticeship/related schools
- You have mastered relevant techniques of pattern making, tailoring and sewing
- You have experience in working with woven material and knits
- You are creative, assertive and independent
- You have a strong interest in and knowledge about the fashion industry
- You have a flexible attitude and you know what it takes to work in a start-up environment

WE OFFER
- An internship with a various responsibilities and the opportunity to develop your (technical) skills
- A fun and creative workplace with a young and informal team
- Inspiring personal coaching
- A lot of freedom and the chance to update your portfolio
- Work experience at a high-end fashion label

Do you recognise yourself in this profile and are you up for the challenge? Send us your CV, cover letter and portfolio to info@tessvanzalinge.com