ABOUT FASHION INTERNSHIPS ABROAD
In the competitive world of fashion, aspiring professionals find international experience helps them stand out in the crowd. World Endeavors International Fashion interns experience firsthand how clothing is designed, produced, and marketed to the public. Depending on their background and interest, fashion interns may work on the design side of the fashion industry or on the business side. They also may assist with fashion shows and presentations, research inspiration for future designs, create samples and patterns, and work with clients around the world. Some interns promote new lines by writing company newsletters or publicity materials in print and online. Interns may also do some administrative work to support their colleagues.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: FASHION ABROAD
Fashion is a hands-on field, and the best way to learn about it is to get direct experience working in the industry. In today’s globally-oriented fashion world, it’s especially valuable to work abroad to learn how professionals around the world are creating tomorrow’s clothing trends. Working abroad brings interns into contact with different aesthetics and cultures; so, when they return home, they’ll have powerful résumés and the skills to succeed in this competitive industry.
Fashion interns should have a strong interest in the field, the ability to think critically about design and visual materials, and a hardworking attitude. Good organization and communication skills are crucial, as is adaptability to a new culture and work environment.