Company Bio:

    Founded in 2012 by Sylvie Millstein, Hellessy is a womenswear brand that redefines sexy American sportswear through a French viewpoint. Functional yet elevated, the fabrication, cuts and colors are juxtaposed to achieve architectural fluidity.

    Millstein melded her multi cultural background and 9-year experience as a senior merchant at Chanel to create pieces that caters to the cosmopolitan woman who embraces statement dressing, but searches for pieces relevant to her busy social life.

    email contact: claire@hellessy.com

    our website www.hellessy.com

    HELLESSY is a women's ready-to-wear designer currently looking to fill 1 design internship position immediately. Preferred hours 2-4 days a week from 10:00-6:00 in our Soho studio. Preferred 3 month commitment, with a starting date in mid-August.

    Founded in New York City in 2012, HELLESSY is a women’s designer ready-to-wear collection focused on the philosophy of dressing women in need of versatile, understated elegance. HELLESSY uses impeccable fabrics with a premium on superb fit and precise construction — pairing uptown refinement with downtown cool, and offering clean, minimal looks that transition easily from day-to-evening for the modern woman.


    • Working towards/has a degree in Fashion Design or similar
    • Self motivated, thorough and highly organized
    • Positive attitude
    • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
    • Has excellent knowledge of fabrics and garment construction
    • Adaptable and works well in a fast paced, small team environment


    • Regular visits to pattern making studios and factories for development sample-making process
    • Assist in design fittings / compile and print fit notes and photos for pattern makers and factories
    • Help with trim purchasing and sourcing from midtown trim vendors
    • Assist in creating cut tickets for factories
    • Create flats on Illustrator; Assist in compiling linesheet for Market week
    • Tag and take inventory of all development fabric throughout sampling process
    • Prepare for Spring runway show, assist backstage as needed

    To apply: Please send resume to claire@hellessy.com



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