Hi I'm Sandra! The Creative Director of Sabodé, a fashion brand & social enterprise that provides Bespoke fashion and Textile workshops. I also work part-time in Fashion retail and freelance in creative projects.Locked Pro Plan feature
Sabodé Textile Workshops centre around the theme of Identity & Craftsmanship. Targeted at young adults ages 16-25, the session focuses on leading individuals through mental and creative exercises to inform their designs using hand stitching techniques.
Responsibilities included: - Developing and sustaining third party relationships with Theatre companies. - Managing and facilitating workshops that developed the theory and practical aspects of Drama - Research & sourcing performance costumes - Filming and uploading exam work
Assisted the skirt department in research, sample fittings and fabric meetings. Research into the development of Autumn/Winter 2016 fabrics through trend analysis, catwalks and forecasting.
A collaborative project to style and produce a photoshoot for the Black Icons project - a celebration of the British Jazz Age. Responsibilities included concept research, styling and visual direction.
Research and design development for Spring/Summer 2016. Creating and updating product specifications, liaising with fabric agents to confirm bookings to view latest collections.
My role involved the initial planning in the lead up to the final shows which involves sound curation, research and sourcing styling accessories, as well as managing and directing a backstage team.