Free Sewing & Craft Projects, Learn to Sew, Guidelines Articles, Charitable Projects, Bridal, Kids & More

sewing and craft projects at www.sewing.orgsewing and craft projects at www.sewing.org
 

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our Email Newsletter
 

line_menu

 

Find a Sewing Teacher
Guidelines for Sewing
line_menu

 

Baby & Toddler
Bridal Sewing
Charitable Sewing
Dolls, Toys, Games
Fashion Sewing
Fun Projects
Home Decor
Jewelry
Kids Projects
Men's Sewing
Pets
Pillow Projects
Purses, Bags, Totes
Quilt Projects
Teen Projects

 

 

Christmas & Winter
Halloween
Thanksgiving
Other Holidays
line_menu

 

My Sewing/Craft Room
SEW-lutions Blog
line_menu

 

Advertise With Us
Contact Us
Newsletter Sign-Up
line_menu

 

Body Form Booklet
Sewing Gifts

 

 

spools_thread

Sewing & Craft Alliance

 


Sewing & Craft Alliance
 

 


sewing.org
nationalsewingmonth.org
trainedsewinginstructor.com
sewingevents.com
sewtrendy.com
 

Teen Sewing & Craft Projects

Information provided courtesy of:
 Sewing & Craft Alliance ©

Careers in the Textiles Industry

Having sewing experience and knowledge can open doors in the search for a career. While many positions do not require actual sewing on the job, a basic knowledge of sewing can be an invaluable asset within the sewing, fashion, home décor, and textile industries. Here is a partial listing of possible career paths within these industries.

Accountant
Administrator
Advertising and promotion agent
Business planner
Card technician
Chemist
Clerical worker
Cloth inspector
Colorist
Computer programmer
Converter
Data processor
Designer
Doffer (bobbin changer)
Dyeing supervisor
Electrician
Engraver
Industrial engineer
Knitting machine technician
Laboratory technician
Loom technician
Machine operator
Machine technician
 

Manager
Market analyst
Office manager
Personnel administrator
Plant engineer
Products developer
Production supervisor
Public relations agent
Purchasing agent
Quality control inspector
Research scientist
Safety expert
Sales manager
Sales representative
Screen printer
Secretary
Spinner
Stylist
Systems analyst
Textile tester
Transportation (shipping) specialist
Warehouse worker
Weaver
 

List of Careers

 

Textile Research

Textile Research Scientist
Textile Laboratory Technician

Textile Design

Textile Designer
Textile Colorist
Textile Stylist
Assistant Stylist

Textile Production

Textile Converter
Assistant Converter
Production Supervisor
Machine Operator
Quality Control Inspector
Machine Technician
Plant Engineer
Industrial Engineer

Textile Marketing and Sales

Market Analyst
Textile Sales Representative
Textile Sales Manager
Textile Advertising And Promotion Agent

Textile Administration

Personnel Administrator
Accounting And Finance Employee
Data Processing Employee
Other Administrative Employees:
Business Planner
Public Relations Agent
Purchasing Agent

Careers In Apparel Design and Production

Apparel Design
Fashion Designer (Also Called: Apparel Designer)
Assistant Designer
Sketching Employee (Also Called: Sketcher)
Sample Maker (Also Called: Sample Hand)

Apparel Manufacturing

Pattern Maker
Pattern Grader
Marker
Spreader
Cutter
Assorter (Also Called: Assembler)
Sewing Machine Operator
Finisher
Trimmer And Inspector (Also Called: Cleaner And Examiner)
Alteration Hand
Presser

Production Management

Plant Manager (Also Called: Production Manager)
Production Assistant
Supervisors:
Production Supervisor
Training Supervisor
Piece Goods Buyer
Assistant Piece Goods Buyer
Industrial Engineer
Costing Engineer
Quality Control Engineer
Plant Engineer

Sales And Distribution

Distribution:
Showroom Person
Other Showroom Sales Employees:
Showroom Sales Trainee
Showroom Manager
Traveling Sales Representative
Independent Sales Representative (Also Called: Jobber)
Sales Manager
Market Researcher (Also Called: Market Analyst)
Merchandiser
Merchandise Control Specialist Jobs In Distribution:
Clerk
Order Picker
Checker
Packer
Transportation Specialist
Division Director

Careers In Administration

Employee-Relations Specialist
Accounting And Finance Specialist
Data Processor
Public Relations Agent
Tax Specialist

Careers In Fashion Merchandising

Merchandise Planning And Buying
Retail Buyer
Assistant Retail Buyer
Resident Buyer For Buying Office
Central Buyer For Buying Office
Executive Trainee (Also Called: Management Trainee)

Direct Selling

Retail Salesperson

Store Operations

Training Supervisor
Customer Service Manager (Also Called: Consumer Specialist Or Service Director)
Alterations Expert (Also Called: Tailor)
Comparison Shopper
Personal Shopper (Also Called: Fashion Consultant)
Stock Clerk (Also Called: Merchandise Clerk)
Head Of Stock
Checkout Cashier
Secretary
Billing Agent
Accountant
Office Manager
Buyer’s Clerk
Distributor/Planner
Maintenance Worker
Security Guard

Retail Management

Merchandise Manager
Fashion Coordinator (Also Called: Fashion Director)
Assistant Fashion Coordinator
Store Manager
Branch Coordinator
Personnel Director

Careers In Fashion Promotion

Advertising
Advertising Account Executive
Art Director (Also Called: Advertising Designer)
Graphic Designer
Other Advertising Design Employees:
Layout Artist
Paste-Up /Mechanical Artist
Advertising Director

Fashion Display

Display Designer
Display Manager

Media Work

Fashion Illustrator
Fashion Model
Fashion Photographer
Assistant Photographer
Photo Stylist
Fashion Writer
Press Kit Developer
Copywriter
Editor
Audio-Visual Specialist

Fashion Publicity

Public Relations Agent (Also Called: Publicist)

Careers In The Home Sewing Industry

Commercial Pattern Development
Fashion And Fabric Information Director
Merchandising Director
Designer
Patternmaker
Seamstress
Fitting Model
Design Director
Fabric Editor
Accessory Editor
Pattern Grader
Checker

Pattern Guidesheet and Envelope Production

Technical Writer
Diagram Artist
Illustrator
Marker
Printing Plant Employee

Pattern Sales and Promotion

Retail Coordinator
Educational Representative

Fabric Sales

Salesperson In Fabric Store
Subscription Fabric Club Personnel
Home-Based Fabric Sales Representative

Media Work

Video Demonstration Specialist

Careers In Related Fields

Educators
Classroom Teacher
College Professor
County Extension Agent
State And Federal Extension Worker/Clothing Specialist
Adult Education Teacher
Consumer Educator (Also Called: Educational Representative)

Textile And Clothing Historians

Costume Curator
Theatrical Costuming
Wardrobe Helper
Wardrobe Designer

Dry Cleaning

Checker
Marker (Also Called: Sorter)
Spotter
Dry Cleaner
Washing Operator
Finisher
Seamstress
Inspector
Assembler
Wrapper (Also Called: Bagger)

Commercial Laundries

Attendant
Laundry Specialist
Linen Supply Service

Types Of Entrepreneurial Careers

Sole Proprietorship
Partnership
Corporation
Home-Based Business
Cottage Industry
Owner Of Retail Store
Dressmaking Or Tailoring Shop
Apparel Production Business
Trading Company
Mail-Order Business
Freelancing And Consulting

 

9/03

Back to Teen Projects
 

www.sewing.org
Privacy PolicyCopyright, Reprint, Linking