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Posted: Monday, September 11, 2017 2:03 PM

We at are constantly designing more new and exciting costumes for After we’ve come up with some initial designs and concepts, we have to create samples prior to putting them into production – and that’s where you come in! is looking for somebody with a fantastic imagination to work on a contract basis sewing all sorts of costumes for people of every age, every shape and every style that we can think of.

Here’s how it works: we give you a sketch and some fabric, you make us a costume, and we give you money. That sounds pretty good, right?

If you’re somebody with great sewing ability, the ability to create something from nothing, a passion for fashion and a love of Halloween, we want to see your portfolio of creations.

Interested applicants should find their way to:

Applications without a link to your online portfolio or an attached portfolio will not be considered for employment.

Job Duties:
• Sew and serge costumes of various sizes (men’s, women’s, children’s and maybe even a dog or two!) based on supplied sketches, fabrics and tech packs for use as a sample for mass production
• Create master patterns for a range of garment sizes
• Develop and revise size charts
• Take direction and creative criticism to refine samples incorporating feedback

• Sewing and pattern making capabilities
• Experience working with multiple different fabrics and knowledge of fit and feel, from fur to lace.
• Ability to create garments based off tech packs and technical drawings
• Previous experience and examples of designing garments from sketches
• Possess the ability to problem solve in order to revise and correct samples
• Creativity, imagination and problem solving ability
• Fantastic eye for minute details

Preferred Qualifications:
• Certificate, Associate’s degree or higher in Costume Design, Fashion Design, Visual Art, or similar discipline or equivalent experience

• Location: Mankato, North Mankato, MN

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