Sightseeing during a fashion internship in NYC

Fashion Internships in New York

International fashion internships in New York offer a chance to be immersed in the very heart of today’s global fashion industry, while learning from the most respected in the industry.

From NYC Fashion Week to the regular events around the city, there’s no place like New York when it comes to networking and growing professionally in the world of fashion.

As one of the fashion capitals of the world, there can be no better place than New York for aspiring designers, stylists, merchandisers and illustrators.

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Our alumni have interned at 3,000+ organizations including:

Responsibilities at international fashion internships in NYC may include:

  • Social media

  • Pattern cutting

  • Garment construction

  • Trend and competitor analysis

  • Buying and merchandising

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Posing during an NYC fashion internship

Typical roles for New York fashion internships

Here are a few examples of roles that our fashion interns in NYC have taken on before:

  • Fashion Designer

    Fashion designers conceptualize and create new fashion products, including garments, footwear, and accessories, to name a few. Interns will have the opportunity to learn from top designers, work on real-life projects and attend fashion events, the perfect mix of business and pleasure.

  • Fashion Buyer

    Fashion buyers determine what items are sold in stores, and particularly resonate with business-minded individuals. Interns will have the opportunity to conduct market and trend analysis, attend meetings with buyers and planners, as well as fulfill orders and administrative duties.

  • Fashion Writer

    Fashion is about entertainment and expression, and writers are very good at both. Interns will have the opportunity to visit events, launches, shows, and test products, writing reviews on brands and various opinion pieces for exciting publications.

  • Social Media Manager

    Love for fashion knows no bounds, and social media has become one of the best marketing tools for any industry. Interns will have the opportunity to manage social media accounts, craft content of different formats, and partner with influencers and companies, to fulfill the company’s marketing objectives.

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Watch the internship experience below from some of The Intern Group alumni to see what an international fashion internship will be like for you.

Working on a project during a New York fashion internship

The fashion industry

If you live and breathe fashion, love working with people, and have a talent for design, then a job in fashion is the perfect career for you. This fast-paced industry is continually evolving, and the opportunities are endless. Our internships in fashion in New York will help you expand your network, and enhance your knowledge of international fashion while boosting your social media, negotiating, and designing skills, all at the same time.

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Learn more about our fashion internships in New York

A global leader in fashion and home to internationally-acclaimed fashion houses, designers, media publications, and influencers, New York is the perfect place to complete a fashion internship. All of our interns are placed with top-tier organizations, which give them the best experience in the fashion industry. Learn more about our New York internship program here.


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    Complete our simple application form and tell us about your passions, qualifications, and experiential requirements.

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    Collaborate in the internship placement process & accelerate your career.