Craftsmanship, materiality, authenticity and experimenting are but a few things
that are greatly important to me, in my professional and also in my personal life.
But most importantly passion and care for the work I do, whatever it may be.
I have trained as a dress maker/tailor, with an advanced degree in garment construction and cutting.
With a passion for storytelling and an interest in the movement of costume and body in performing arts,
I went on to work in theatre as a costume maker and freelance costume designer for several years.
During that time, I have developed a keen interest in interdisciplinary work, which lead me to London
to finish an MA in Scenography. One of the best decisions and a most challenging, exhausting and
Back in Switzerland I now work part time at the Academy of Art and Design,
Institute Fashion Design, Basel, as Workroom Manager/Supervisor,
specialist teacher for garment construction and textile theory.
Working from Switzerland and the UK, I’m also a freelance costume designer and scenographer, hand pleater, collaborator……