At Threds, our mission is to ensure our customers brand messaging is achieved through perfectly crafted, high-quality goods. We are looking for an organized and detail oriented, team player who is dedicated to helping our customers expand their brand reach through embroidered apparel and accessories.


Position Title: Graphic Designer

Category: Full-Time, Regular

Who we are: Located in Knoxville, TN, Threds is a global branding company specializing in custom apparel, promotional products, and full service merchandise programs. We have been providing award-winning services to both start-ups and industry leaders for more than 20 years. We are constantly striving to bring the best products and the most creative solutions and service offerings to the world's leading companies.

Who you are: Threds is looking for a graphic designer who shares our values, wants to join our award-winning design team and is eager to help expand both the Threds brand as well as our clients’ brands.

General Responsibilities:

  • Concept and illustrate engaging designs for use in apparel and product decoration. 

  • Visually express creative ideas while maintaining inspiring, on-trend fashion forward designs. 

  • Utilize feedback to generate design revisions in order to achieve client approval. 

  • Communicate with clients in an effective and timely manner to ensure a positive order experience. 

  • Work on small, mid-size and large projects. 

  • Work to understand our clients’ brands, business objectives, consumer and competitive landscapes with the goal of providing insightful apparel design ideas. 

  • Work with our fulfillment team to bring new concepts to the table and further develop and expand both concepts and graphics that are consistent with each individual brand. 

  • Design spec decks and concept designs with minimal direction. 

  • Pre-press responsibilities may include but are not limited to color separations, pre-production file management, digital asset management and maintaining archival systems. 

    *This description is meant as a guide. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned as the business dictates and the function of the job changes.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • A degree in graphic design or related field or equivalent job experience. 

  • Strong design portfolio, design eye & the ability to work in various styles.

  •  Must have good analytical and problem-solving skills.

  •  Must be able to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment.

  •  Ability to work independently, but also collaborate in a team setting.

  •  Strong aptitude in Adobe Suite.

  •  Illustration skills are a plus

Compensation & Benefits: Compensation is based on relevant experience and education. Health, dental and vision insurance is available to full-time employees after 90 days. Vacation and holiday pay is available to fulltime employees after 6 months.

What you’ll do next: If this fits what you are looking for, contact us today. If this seems like a great fit for a friend, have them contact us today. Click the button below to apply for this position. Please attach your resume to the email.

We are always looking for high energy team players to join our team at Threds. Please submit your resume and we will reach out to you if we have a position open up that fits your experience.