• Fashion Design

The Threaded Rose
English speaking and fluent in Italian Freelance Contractor with Over 30 years of experience Creating custom clothing samples. Involved in every aspect of production from design to construction to fitting of garments, adult and children clothing.

Designing custom accessories to coordinate with apparel Interior design -- working with designers to develop custom draperies/ window treatments, bedding and room
Not limited to existing styles and designs, can help develop new ideas Experienced sample maker creating patterns and assembling garment/accessory

Hat making and hair accessories - hat blocking, fascinators, head pieces. Working with but not limited to; feathers, flowers, ribbons, jewels etc. Handbag Designer, experience in handbag Design, construction and assembling of handbags Professional independent Fashion/costume jewelry designer - Design and create costume jewelry, skilled sample maker, proficient at hand jewelry manipulation.

Some experience in metal work Doll making and designing of doll clothing Quilting -- designing, cutting, assembling, quilting by machine and/or hand.

Specializing in photo/memory quilts Able to follow detail instructions, drawings and/or pictures to finished product, Strong sense of style with the ability to transform abstract ideas into commercially viable garments.
Eye and passion for finishing detail designs in a timely fashion, able to produce samples that demonstrate exceptional workmanship, excellent in precise hand sewing skills Commercial Machines Juki single needle straight stitch machines Juki overlock Merrow overlock Janome cover stitch Juki blind stitch Juki Zig Zag Singer multi stitch, digital portable Simplicity multi stitch, including rolled hem Professional steam iron Steamer Hand steamers Mac computer with adobe Illustrator, drawing tablet Studio/Work room location, Oceanside Portfolio available, sample pictures and Referrals on request or in person