Sandra Abode

Fashion & Textiles Designer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Projects

About me

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.

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Skills

  • Sewing Garments
  • Fashion Brand
  • Textile Design
  • Acrylic Painting
  • Film Editing
  • Fashion Styling
  • Phtography
  • Fashion Design
  • Creative Workshops

Companies I’ve worked with

  • River island

    River island

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • F

    Fashion Awareness Direct

    • W

      Warehouse Clothing

      • F

        FELDER FELDER

        Work history

        Currently

        Workshop Facilitator

        Sabodé

        Feb 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • 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.

        2017

        Jan 2017 - Jun 2017
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • 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

        2016

        Design Intern

        River island

        Jun 2016 - Jun 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • 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.

        2016

        Creative Director

        Fashion Awareness Direct

        Jun 2016 - Jun 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • 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.

        2016

        Fashion Design Assistant

        Alison Hayes

        Feb 2016 - Mar 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Research and design development for Spring/Summer 2016. Creating and updating product specifications, liaising with fabric agents to confirm bookings to view latest collections.

        2019

        Production Assistant

        Fashion Awareness Direct

        Feb 2013 - Sep 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • 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.

        Education

        2014

        BA (Hons) Textile Design (Retail Management)

        Birmingham City University

        Sep 2011 - Sep 2014
        • Birmingham, United Kingdom

        2011

        Sep 2010 - Aug 2011
        • London, United Kingdom