London Fashion Week Candidates

Alterations Specialist and Sample Machinist- Zara (187216)

Zara is a skilled machinist and alterations specialist. She has worked for some of the best couture houses in Europe as well as some very high-profile clients including royalty and red carpet attendees. She is passionate about fashion and is particularly skilled at working with expensive, delicate fabrics. She is able to make any last-minute alterations on models in the run up to Fashion Week.
Availability: weekdays and weekends.

Sample Machinist- Lorna (98183)

Lorna is one of our best machinists. With a strength on multi-products, she has been freelancing consistently for Freedom Recruitment for years with great feedback. Having worked for some of the biggest names in fashion, Lorna is known for her attention to detail and consistently produces garments to exceptionally high standards.
Availability: weekdays and weekends

Sample Machinist- Anna (218357)

Our candidate is new to freelancing but has worked for a number of years as a Sample Machinist at a very well-known fashion house, famous for its intricate designs. She has travelled internationally with work and is able to execute last minute alterations on models. Anna has a real eye for detail and can offer new ideas and produce garments to a very high level.
Availability: weekdays and weekends

Sample Machinist- Claire (2174768)

This candidate was the Head Sample Machinist for one of Britain’s most well-known brands. She has experience with made-to-measure dresses for high-profile and private clients. Claire has also worked at Paris Fashion Week as well as London Fashion Week. Our skilled candidate is able to provide the highest quality garment in a very fast paced environment with short deadlines. She is also highly skilled in handwork including mounting, lace applications and beading.
Availability: weekdays and weekends

Alterations Tailor, Seamstress and Hand Embroiderer- Clara (114074)

The candidate is an alterations specialist and strong machinist with a mix of brand and supplier experience; she has completed many assignments for us over the years. With a calm and friendly demeanour, she is a strong seamstress as well as an alterations hand and hand finisher. With strong attention to detail, Clara produces beautiful hand appliqué work with speed due to her varied supplier/brand experience. Her strength particularly lies within the production of corsetry and bodices.
Availability: weekdays and weekends

Sample Cutter- Becci (215970)

Becci is highly experienced in cutting samples for fashion weeks and lookbooks and is renowned for working to an extremely high standard with luxurious fabrics and matching patterns. Most recently she has freelanced for us at several designers with amazing feedback. Product wise, Becci has worked with a range of fabrics including lace and jersey.
Availability: weekdays and weekends

Sample Cutter- Phillip (97556)

One of our longest standing sample cutters, Phillip has worked continuously with us for over 12 years with consistently excellent feedback. He has worked within luxury, high street and supplier and is a highly talented and amazing sample cutter. Phillip has worked on ladieswear throughout his career with great precision and detail.
Availability: weekdays and weekends

Gerber Pattern Cutter- Nadia (218844)

My candidate is a strong pattern cutter both manually and on CAD. Nadia has been working with Gerber for 3 years and only within luxury. She has recently been freelancing for a bridal company where she has been working on corsets and exquisite dresses.
Availability: weekdays and weekends

Manuel Pattern Cutter- Lydia (199343)

Lydia worked for a household known eveningwear brand for many years on RTW and with private clients, before leaving in 1988 and running her own label. She can work on all product areas from eveningwear to soft tailoring, outerwear, jersey and multi-product.
Availability: weekdays and weekends