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Alba Sánchez Lara

Seamstress and Fashion Stylist

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  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsCostume Maker - Fashion Stylist - Sewing Machinist

About me

Since I remember I have been passionate about fashion and all about clothing, image and creating stuff from an idea. I can´t say how much experience do I have because is something that I have been doing all my life. Over last few months I have been so lucky I could work for, Ralph & Russo on their Haute Couture Atelier where I was part of team on making dresses for the Cannes Festival and the Paris Haute Couture Week AW 2017/2018, including Bella Hadid, Jessica Alba, Zendaya, Janelle Monae and others. Also had the chance at the London Fashion Week SS2018 to be part of the Emporio Armani team and Isa Arfen, as seamstress for last fitting and alterations. Also in 2013 I ran my own business, called “Dissatrela”, in Spain about Flamenco Dresses, where I used to do basically everything on the making process since the drawing up to the catwalk, including patterns, cutting, fitting and customer service. I was finalist on the Young Fashion Designer Awards on the 2013 Flamenco Fashion Week in Sevilla, Spain (which is the most important in the world). I have skills on many other fields as I have always been a very curious, creative and active person who enjoyed working and volunteering in other roles as supervisor, tourist guide, craft teacher, etc. what made achieve useful abilities, either working on a team or leading it, customer service, administration and management.

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Skills

  • Hand Sewing
  • Machine Sewing
  • Craft
  • Fabric Cutting
  • Screen Printing
  • Drawing-painting-fashion Illustration
  • Garment Construction
  • Costume Styling
  • Hairstyling
  • Beauty/makeup

Work history

2017

Seamstress

Chapman and Burrel

Sep 2017 - Sep 2017
  • Wapping Ln, St Katharine's & Wapping, London E1W 2SF, UK
  • Freelance
  • Seamstress of last fitting day alterations, for Emporio Armani, before the show at he London Fashion Week SS2018 edition.

2017

Assistant Set Decorator

My Beautiful City

Sep 2017 - Sep 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Set Designer Assistant for the Versus (Versace) Show at the London Fashion Week SS2018 edition.

2017

Seamstress

Ralph & Russo

Apr 2017 - Jul 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance