Head Seamstress - Tailoring

Location: West Reno, Nevada

To apply, email your resume to: careers@redthreadcollection.com

About RedThread

RedThread is the very first women’s apparel brand to ditch sizes for good and create custom-fit apparel in one week - from just two phone selfies.

Titled the “Future of Fashion” by Fashionista and Women’s Wear Daily, our collection focuses on well-made, great-fitting wardrobe essentials that every woman needs in her closet. Our mission is to help all women feel great in their clothing.

Launched in October 2018, we are growing fast and looking to hire incredible talent who are excited about changing the apparel industry and how it works: from how clothing is designed and manufactured, all the way down to women’s relationship with clothing.

The Role

The Head Seamstress for Tailoring is a critical role for RedThread, and is responsible for tailoring each individual garment to the piece’s unique measurement specifications. This role will be based in our brand new design and sewing studio in West Reno, Nevada.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Review tailoring specifications for each unique customer, including waist, hip, and inseam length. 
  • Measure, mark, and cut garments to achieve key points of measure.
  • Use industrial machines to sew, press, and finished tailoring of garments.
  • Quality check tailored garments to meet required specifications.

What we are looking for:

  • 3+ years experience in tailoring garments from start to finish, with experience in knits and stretch fabrics
  • Proficient at sewing on industrial machines, including a 2 needle/4 thread, coverstitch, overlock, and single needle
  • Experience in pattern-making or sample-making us a plus

The details:

  • Hours are 40 hours per week and are very flexible
  • This role is based in our brand-new sewing and design studio in West Reno, Nevada
  • Start Date: Tuesday, July 6th

Our Values

Rise Together

Individual heroes don’t build great companies, teams do. Collaboration makes us stronger, provides diverse thinking, and gets us farther, faster.

Constantly Question

Always be curious. We do things differently and always ask “Why?"

Keep it Real

Be direct. Be transparent. No politics. No games—with our brand, customers, partners, or each other.

Don't Give Up

Changing an industry is not easy. The question is: what are we going to do about it? Let’s find a way through together. No excuses.

Do the Right Thing

There is always a choice. Pick the one that does right by our customers, community, and planet.

Never Compromise

Let’s be the best in the world at what we do. Don’t cut corners. Focus on the best possible customer experience. 

Enjoy the Ride

Life is short. Live your passions, in and outside of work.

 

To apply, email your resume to: careers@redthreadcollection.com