Haute Couture Hand Embroiderer

Term: Full Time, Freelance

 

Location: South Kensington, London (Atelier) 

 

 

Ralph & Russo is an international luxury fashion brand revered for producing designs that are contemporary, timelessly elegant and sought after worldwide. Having initially entered the luxury market with couture, the duo has taken their dedication to design and innovation forward to curate a global luxury brand encompassing leather goods, shoes and more notably of late, the launch of ready-to-wear. 

 

 

Description:

 

We have an exciting opportunity for a Haute Couture Hand Embroiderer to join our Embroiderery Team. Your role will be to lead the Embroidery process decorations for garments in accordance with Ralph & Russo standards and specification. You will prepare, embroider and trim garments in a timely fashion to meet various garments deadlines.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Hold a high standard understanding of embroidery techniques inclusing the various use of materials, colours and precision
  • Embroider ornamental designs by hand over stamped or stenciled designs onto fabric material
  • Understand fully the Couture Embroidery Design process including placement of laces, beading and 3D pieces
  • Meet all embroidery deadlines for each items assigned
  • To act as a mentor for all team members
  • To be to work independently in terms of seeking materials (repair kits) and techniques
  • Understand all seamstress work and the various stages of garment marking
  • Communicate information to the Embroidery Manager in regards to the various stages of the garment process
  • Ensure the embroidery area is kept to a high standard

 

 

Requirements:

 

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in hand embroidery
  • bility to work on own initiative 
  • High attention to details
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to tight timelines
  • Good communication and oragnizational skills 
  • Flexibility to work night shift and week ends when/if required

 

 

At Ralph & Russo, we like to deliver results with pace and quality. If you are resilient, work well under pressure and want to work for a growing and inspirational brand, we would love to hear from you.

 

 

Please send us your CV and Portfolio by using our internal recruitment link.