VCNY Home a forward-thinking home textiles supplier offering modern designs for every lifestyle and budget; we specialize in bedding, bath, window treatments, area rugs, home décor and table linens.
We empower our employees to think creatively and autonomously to take their careers; and our company to the next level.
The Home Textiles Designer is responsible for the creative design of Home Textiles products (Bedding, Window, Bath, Table, etc.), for a variety of retailers ranging from Mass Market to Fashion Market. The person will execute-from concept to finish-all designs by working with our vast design support teams. The position works very closely with our Sales, Merchandising and Production teams.
Create original woven designs based on seasonal concepts/trends
May travel to Europe, Asia, and trade fairs such as Heimtextil and Canton Fair to identify emerging themes and inspirational ideas as needed
Develop original designs into production for all home categories
Collaborate with Sales, Merchandising, and Production teams to meet requirements
Assist in creating presentation and trend boards
Review factory samples for pattern, color, repeat, and construction
Assist the Technical Design team in preparing instructions in creating technical specs
Minimum Skills Required:
Bachelor’s Degree in Textile Design or related field
3+ years of experience in designing textiles- home textiles a plus
Demonstrate knowledge of fabric construction including jacquard and embroidery
Strong knowledge of Photoshop / Illustrator / Ned Graphics
Ability to manage several projects simultaneously, tight turnaround times, scheduling conflicts, revisions, and technical challenges effectively
Strong eye for color, proportion, and clean composition
Successful candidate will be a team player with flexible disposition and able to meet deadlines
Ability to work in a team and communicate ideas effectively