Lisbon, Portugal 

Business description - The Loft in a nutshell

The Loft is a co-sewing space and sewing school in the center of Lisbon.
We give regular fashion, sewing and arts and crafts courses in our open and cosy atelier. We also teach in several Lisbon colleges.
The users can have memberships to get access all tools, equipment and machines, to develop their skills and create. They get guidance and enjoy the inspiring environment of this atelier.
For team events, workshops, birthday parties ect. The LOFT can be rented.
We are expanding our services right now and prepare an online shop to commercialize our users products and brands. 

Internship description

  • Admin roles (answer emails, make reservations for workshops, organize photo stock)
  • E-commerce (build up etsy shop/website online shop from scratch)
  • Create campaigns for special occasions like fashion week or x-mas / handling of social media channels (Instagram, facebook, pinterest etc.)
  • Newsletter creation 
  • Setup workshops, take pictures of events and products, welcome new users


  • Bachelor/Master/academic background in the broader area of fashion, business, e-commerce, marketing
  • Prior experience in the area would be great but not mandatory
  • Strong communication skills and an open-minded attitude to try out new, unusual ways
  • Strong planning skills and a “lets do it”- mind
  • Team player while having the ability to manage multiple activities (strong organisation skills)
  • Mandatory internship within study program could be an option 
  • Must as a language: Portuguese + English


  • Minimum stay 3 month
  • Internship is unpaid but we offer as exchange access to all sewing equipment of the atelier (so you can work on your own projects ) and workshops (if spots available) + covering of public transport costs within all Lisbon area
  • Internship can be backed up by Erasmus programs
  • typically a four day week (Tuesday-Friday 20 hour in total)
  • Lots of freedom to develop your own stagedies and bring in your ideas

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If you are interested, please email us at with a CV and your availability and (if existing) portfolio/ social media campaigns – happy to discuss further things  

If you’re in favor for startup flair, you like to take action and bring forward the passion for sewing and crafts in this world, then we are waiting for you in the center of beautiful Lisbon!