Alterations Head Seamstress/Bridal Fitter- Los Angeles

Prestigious Ready to Wear and Bridal Designer, Monique Lhuillier, is seeking a Head Seamstress/Bridal Fitter for the Alterations Atelier.  This role will provide each customer with the best possible service and quality of work.


  • 5+ years of experience in luxury or bridal alterations environment
  • Advanced Technical Skills (Pattern, draping, construction)
  • Ability to maintain professional communication with coworkers and clients
  • Expert knowledge of garment construction/fit
  • A passion for the Art of Alterations
  • Experience operating an industrial sewing machine
  • Ability to be flexible, work on multiple projects, manages time in an efficient way in a team environment
  • Availability to work 8+ hour days and be available on nights and weekends in a fast paced environment based on business needs


  • Perform and complete alterations according to Monique Lhuillier Alteration guidelines and service standards
  • Determine the required alterations needed to achieve the desired fit for Bridal and RTW garments
  • Accurately measure and mark garments needing to be altered using the fit methods of Monique Lhuillier
  • Machine work, hand sewing, steaming, pressing, spot cleaning and finishing merchandise
  • Record all required alteration instructions and oversee work performed by assigned sewers
  • Ensure customers receive a superior fitting experience and receive high-quality alterations within the stated time frame.
  • Assign and communicate the work needed on garments to other team members to ensure quality and that accuracy is maintained

If chosen to interview, you will be required to perform a fitting and pass a sewing test.