Designer, Textile & Graphics (Apparel)
Forever 21 - Los Angeles, CA

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Job Description:
Want more than just a job? Join Forever 21’s Buying and
Design Department to start your entry level career in
fashion with our leading Production team!
Position: Designer, Textile & Graphics
Department: Team Spirit
Reports to: Department Manager
Direct Reports: No
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
Location: 3880 N Mission Los Angeles, CA 90031
Department Summary: Forever 21 is seeking an innovative,
energetic, creative and passionate Designer, Textile &
Graphics to join our dynamic Spirit team!
Job Purpose: The Textile & Graphic Designer will be
responsible for creating original two-dimensional
designs, drawings, and typography for apparel and
accessories.

Deliverables:
  • Amend and re-color all artwork needed for product
design, including prints, plaids, stripes, graphics,
embroideries and embellishments; Resize and edit
artwork as requested by the Textile/Graphic Design
Manager
  • Translate trend and vintage inspirations into
original designs, repeats, and color ways
  • Research vintage resources, competitor websites,
runway shows, style websites, and fashion magazines
for trend inspirations
  • Utilize traditional hand-sketching and painting
techniques in conjunction with Photoshop,
Illustrator, and/or NedGraphics to execute graphic
and textile designs
  • Create tech packs with detailed specifications that
include printout of designs, disc of artwork and
repeats, size of repeats, material selection,
special treatments, print techniques, color
swatches, art placement or border selection, color
tabs, etc.
  • Maintain design and print information in an
organized electronic catalogue for easy access and
reference
  • Assemble and submit to the Legal Department design
paperwork, which includes the origin of design
inspiration for copyright purposes

Knowledge, Skills, and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic or Textile Design
required
  • Must have 3-5 years of Apparel Graphic and Textile
Print experience
  • Must be familiar with screen printing/graphic
treatment techniques and understand how graphic
prints translate onto different products
  • Must be proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, and
NedGraphics
  • Knowledge of other textile software programs a plus
  • Must have a keen eye for graphic art placement,
strong color sense and good eye for design
  • Must be able to build relationships through
effective communication with cross-functional teams
  • Must be able to adapt to constant change and
multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented
  • Must have strong organizational and communication
skills
At Forever 21, style isn’t dictated…It’s inspired.
Forever 21 is the leading fashion retailer of the latest
trends and the season’s hottest styles at
can’t-resist-prices. U.S. and international locations
stay true to the fast-fashion destination’s iconic store
aesthetic giving fashion fans all over the globe the
unforgettable shopping experience that is the one and
only Forever 21.
Joining the Forever 21 family means joining an
incredible team of talented, passionate and innovative
people who work together to bring fashion to everyone,
everywhere. We’re always on the lookout for talented
individuals eager to thrive in our fast-paced, dynamic
environment filled with vast opportunities for career
growth and development. This is a place where your ideas
become actualized, creativity is encouraged and the
possibilities are endless. Be part of something epic. Be
part of Forever 21. Apply today!
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Req. Code : 10206
Division/Department : Corp - BHTG: Buying - Heritage
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