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3200 S Kingshighway Blvd
St Louis, MO, 63139
United States

(800)-325-2680

It was the year that changed everything—politics, culture, music, fashion.  In 1969, people came together as the world fell apart.  And in a cramped garage in St. Louis, MO, one man captured the essence of the era, one handcrafted leather wristband at a time.  From those humble, inspired beginnings, Aquarius LTD has grown from a crafter of men’s belts into a multi-national leader in fashion accessories for men, women and children. 

The styles may have changed in 45 years, but not our spirit.  Like our namesake Aquarius, today’s AQ is the quintessential visionary, a free-thinking innovator always seeking to make things better by making better things.

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Accessories Fashion Designer

Aquarius, Ltd., a leading fashion accessory company based in St. Louis, MO is seeking an experienced Accessories Designer to join our creative team.   Applicant must have experience, skills and education to bridge product design, fashion, product costing, and knowledge of manufacturing in order to be considered for this position.   The ideal candidate will have experience designing multiple types of accessories for a variety of retailers from mass to better specialty stores. 

We offer a competitive salary and generous benefits package. Qualified candidates should submit a resume, cover letter with salary requirements and digital portfolio through this website. 

Job description

Aquarius, Ltd., a leading fashion accessory company based in St. Louis, MO is seeking an experienced Accessories Designer to join our creative team.   Applicant must have experience, skills and education to bridge product design, fashion, product costing, and knowledge of manufacturing in order to be considered for this position.   The ideal candidate will have experience designing multiple types of accessories for a variety of retailers from mass to better specialty stores.  

We offer a competitive salary and generous benefits package. Qualified candidates should submit a resume, cover letter with salary requirements and digital portfolio through this website.  

Desired Skills and Experience

Responsiblities:

  • Collaborate with Design Director to create fun, trend-right designs. Must be able to identify key looks for fashion forward belts, small leather goods, backpacks, gloves, mittens and cold weather product for all genders and ages. 
  • Create original artwork for screen prints, embroideries and prints. 
  • Understand product construction and have ability to translate designs into production ready tech packs. 
  • Design related graphic items such as packaging, tags, and labels. 
  • Shop stores and internet to understand competitive landscape.
  • Research and create trend boards.
  • Coordinate with product development to insure product integrity.
  • Occasional travel possible.   

Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Design, Graphic Art or related field.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in apparel design. 
  • Must be proficient in Adobe Illustrator CS on a Mac Platform.
  • Knowledge of PLM systems a plus. 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment handling multiple projects and meeting time sensitive deadlines.  Strong organizational skill a must.