Maria Whitaker Valle

Fashion Stylist & Costume Designer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

Professional Fashion/Wardrobe Stylist and Costume Designer with 13 years in the fashion and film industry collaborating with worldwide leading production companies, brands and magazines. Creative thinker with success in dressing high end celebrities and public figures in the production of feature films, commercials, music videos, TV shows, events, photo shoots and editorials. Talent in discovering new fashion trends and building solid relationships with clients. Strong knowledge of production, buying, fashion design and most all, storytelling believing that people and their costumes not only need to look beautiful, they need to tell a story.

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Skills

  • Advertising
  • Film
  • Fashion
  • Creative Mind
  • Detail Oriented
  • Styling
  • Assistant Styling
  • Costume Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • M

    Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

    • S

      Scott Free

      • T

        Tribeca Film Festival

        • T

          Think Film

          Work history

          2010

          Production Assistant

          Tribeca Film Festival

          Apr 2010 - May 2010
          • New York, United States
          • Freelance

          2007

          Production Assistant

          Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

          Sep 2007 - Jul 2007
          • New York, United States
          • Freelance
          • P.A. in Alexandre Herchcovitch, Y-3, Preen and Rubin Singer runway shows

          2007

          Wardrobe Assistant

          Think Film

          May 2007 - Aug 2007
          • New York, United States
          • Freelance
          • Worked in the Costume Design department of THE TEN feature film. Wardrobe Assistant dressing Jessica Alba, Winona Ryder, Paul Rudd, Adam Brody

          2006

          Wardrobe Assistant

          Scott Free

          Sep 2006 - Nov 2006
          • New York, United States
          • Internship
          • Worked in the Costume Design department. Wardrobe Assistant Intern dressing Denzel Washington, Russel Crowe, T.I., Common and others

          Education

          2007

          Public Relations

          New York University

          Jan 2007 - May 2007
          • New York, United States
          • Continuing and Professional Studies in Public Relations

          2006

          May 2006 - Nov 2006
          • New York, United States
          • Continuing and Professional Studies in Costume Design for Film Theater and TV and Fashion Events Planning

          2004

          Anthropology and Sociology

          PUC - Rio de Janeiro

          Jan 2000 - Jul 2004
          • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
          • Bachelor in Anthropology/ Social Sciences

          Awards

          2014

          • Stylist for the Grand Prix winner NIVEA SUN KIDS Protection AD