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Couture Machinist.

Reference: 69679

My client is an international creative talent who is an absolute pleasure to work with, creating the most exquisite Couture evening dresses & bridal gowns.

I’m looking for an experienced Couture Machinist and hand finisher to start as freelance immediately, with a view to becoming full time.

For this role you must have experience on Couture evening wear & bridal. These stunning gowns are made from the finest materials: Silks including Satin, Tulle, French lace, beading, embroidery and feathers. My client has built up a strong global clientele.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Sewing / creating dresses to the highest standard using the finest couture techniques
  • Laying and cutting the finest materials
  • Sewing with industrial sewing machines and sewing by hand.
  • Take part in fittings with clients and pattern cutter, and making alterations
  • Work closely with the pattern cutter and designer
  • Be able to drape and mould the cloth on a mannequin


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a professional couture maker or luxury RTW sample maker
  • Corsetry experience is essential
  • Cutting experience is essential
  • Confident with machines and hand sewing
  • Embroidery experience would be a huge advantage


Be part of a small team that works closely and creatively together, in a friendly environment


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