Senior Freelance Bag Designer

  • Freelance
  • Anywhere

Trendstop is the leading fashion and lifestyle trend forecasting agency for practical range building support, with clients ranging from Karl Lagerfeld to H&M.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our passionate trend forecasting team on a freelance basis as a Freelance Bag Designer.

The ideal candidate is a dynamic, flexible and proactive freelance team member, who has a deep understanding of seasonal trends and their application in product ranges, a strong bag design background especially within Kids & Womenswear, and has the ability to deliver highly professional and inspirational designs that demonstrate trend authority adding that extra trend layer to ranges to meet the client’s needs.

Your job would be to create high quality on brief designs and trend research as needed for Kids Bag Design Projects for our consultancy clients.

You will be briefed out and directed by our Trend Managers throughout the project timeline and must also be comfortable working independently post brief throughout the research & design process.

The trend research & designs must be consistent with our Trendstop standard, which you will need to work towards under the direction of Trend Management.

It is important you are adept at keeping to deadlines and working in a timely manner to deliver results smoothly and effectively.

You would be working as a part of a dynamic and friendly team who is passionate about bringing the best information to our global customers.

Job Requirements:

  • Some specific skills we are looking for:
  • 8-10+ years’ experience in the fashion industry working as a bag designer ideally for a fast-paced retailer.
  • Strong knowledge of bag design styles and terminology.
  • Ultra-fast digital skills – and must be able to use Illustrator.
  • Ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Great organisation skills.
  • Have a great eye for trends, able to recognise both commerciality and newness.
  • Great research skills.
  • Be flexible to travel on development trips if needed.
  • Self-motivated and able to think on your feet, and work as part of a team.


Please email jobs@trendstop.com with your CV and covering letter, samples of relevant work and a short video of why you are the right candidate for the role along with current salary details.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@trendstop.com