Associate Designer, Apparel / Accessories Hq-086

Forever 21 Los Angeles , CA 90009

Posted 4 months ago

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Position: Associate Designer, Apparel / Accessories

Department: Buying

Reports to: Manager, Apparel / Accessories Design

Direct Reports: No

FLSA Status: Non-exempt

Location: 3880 N Mission Los Angeles, CA 90031

Job Purpose:

The Apparel/Accessories Associate Designer will support the Design Team in all phases of the design process by creating and revising flat sketches as directed.


  • Create original flat sketches based on existing trends and mainstream designs

  • Assist Design Team with fabric, trim, and embellishment research

  • Create tech packs with detailed specifications that include garment measurements, construction details, and trim/fabric information

  • Track development samples to ensure samples are received on time

  • Spec proto samples to ensure they are up to measurement, pattern, color, and quality standards

  • Actively participate and take detailed notes in meetings

  • Organize and maintain fabric, trim, and sample libraries for easy access and reference

  • Research trends and bring in new ideas through competitive shopping, magazines, websites, and runway shows

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Associate Designer, Apparel / Accessories Hq-086

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