Work Experience / Intern

We are taking applications for interns and work experience for 2013.

About Placement:

We run structured work placements (minimum 4 weeks) with various projects and assignments assigned throughout the placement period.

You will be involved with the bespoke service, helping to make the patterns and garments. Other responsibilities will include helping out with the general running of the retail and wholesale swimwear businesses as well as the own label design.

Key Accountabilities:

Bespoke and design:

  • Conducting bespoke consultations with the design team
  • Translating customers’ designs to patterns
  • Toile and garment construction
  • Ordering fabrics and accessories according to critical path
  • Develop new shapes and provide technical specs and patterns
  • Conduct sample fit sessions

Supporting other functions of the business where required:

  • Shop floor cover
  • Own label research and development
  • Production of line sheets using CAD for wholesale
  • Assisting in wholesale appointments with key customers eg HN


  • Technical knowledge of pattern making
  • Natural flair in styling and fitting swimwear
  • Excellent garment construction skills
  • Enthusiastic and motivated with a keen interest in swimwear
  • Confident with CAD
  • Conduct sample fit sessions

Travel expenses within Zone 1& 2 offered

Please send covering letter and CV to Claudine Davies. +44 207 349 0430