Title: Gigi Burris Millinery seeks Accessory Design Intern
Date: 6 July 2017 1:07 am
Gigi Burris Millinery is a small accessories brand based out of the Lower East Side of Manhattan. CFDA Vofue Fashion Fund alumni, Gigi Burris, became a member of the CFDA in 2014, and proceeded to be nominated for the Swarovski CFDA award in 2016.
Gigi Burris Millinery pieces have been seen on celebrities such as Bella Hadid, Hayley Baldwin, Priyanka Chopra, Alexa Chung, and Madonna. The brand frequently works with publications such as American vogue, International Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Interview Magazine, New York Times, and Wall Street Journal.
-Works well in a small office environment
-Experience with hand sewing
-Some knowledge of garment center and trim stores
Seeking part-time accessory design intern for 2 or more days a week. Interns receive college credit and get to design a custom hat from start to finish. They will have a hand in every part of the business, from handling production at the Brooklyn factory, to embellishing custom pieces for celebrities.
The business is rapidly expanding, therefore the right fit could lead to a paid freelance position.