Senior Seamstress

Term: Full-Time, Freelance contract.

 

 

 

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 are currently looking for experienced Senior Seamstress to join our Atelier in London. It’s an amazing opportunity to join a leading luxury Haute Couture brand and be involved in the creation of beautiful bespoke garments.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Reading and understanding of patterns and fabrics
  • Moulding lace and fabrics
  • Fusing
  • Taking measurements
  • Using the pattern to cut out the fabric pieces
  • Tackling the fabric pieces together for a fitting
  • Fitting the garment and making adjustments to create a perfect fit
  • Use the cups and the wire
  • Pin hem (both by hand and machine)
  • Zip apply (both by hand and machine)

 

 

Requirements:

 

  • Minimum 10 years of experience from luxury womenswear brands
  • Confident with delicate fabrics like chiffon, lace, etc.
  • Experience with drapping, soft and fitted pleats (in all different materials)
  • Able to French Seam (3mm)
  • Good team communication skill 
  • Able to work efficiently to tight deadlines

 

 

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.

 

Successful applicants will be invited to attend a trial day at our Atelier.

 

To be considered for this role, please send your application (including CV and Portfolio) through our internal link.