Demonstrates artistic ability that can be applied creatively and pragmatically to the St. John brand.
Designs specific capsules and/or product categories with an emphasis on knitwear.
Creates illustrations, flat sketches and style information on assigned categories or labels.
Responsible for creation, development and execution of materials, sketches, prints, trim and hardware for line development. Oversees timely approvals of seasonal designs throughout the development process to ensure efficient adherence to the Critical Path.
Participates in weekly textile development review, line development sessions and team meetings to assure strong communication on all creative processes and product related issues.
Partners with Knit development team to develop knit structures that meet design and merchandising requirements for assigned division or product category.
Regularly collaborates with design teams of other categories of the brand for cohesiveness of products and assortment.
Reviews muslins and attends first proto fittings when needed to provide concise feedback on creative elements of fit.
Works with Product Engineering, Technical Design and Sample Floor to manage assigned work from inception through completion.
Responsibilities: Demonstrates high taste level and aesthetic sensibility. Demonstrates passion for fashion and the luxury consumer Demonstratates collaborative work style with problem solving instinct
Educational requirements: Computer Graduate
Experience requirements: 5 Years - 6 Years