Biography

Georgina Diaz is a Fashion and Textile Designer who graduated with an honors degree from the 'National College of Art & Design' in Dublin - Ireland. She specializes in Historical Costume Construction and Pattern Making.

Georgina was born in a small Colombian town near the Amazon Basin, where she spent her childhood and from where she gets her vibrant and colorful character.

She left Colombia in 1980 to live in Madrid - Spain with her family, and in Madrid she studied Design and worked for bridal ateliers as an ideas developer, pattern and sample maker for their collections. She gained great experience in Haute Couture and made to measure garments.

As a mature student, she attended the 'National College of Art & Design' in Dublin, where she graduated with a Degree in Fashion and Textile Design.

Since then, Georgina has established herself as a free lance Designer and Historical Costume Couturier for film, television, and theatre productions in Ireland. She lives in Dublin where she also works as a pattern making lecturer at the National College of Art and Design

Georgina has a strong work ethic. She has a broad interest in history with a special focus on the research of historical costume. This knowledge has enable her to successfully interpret, adapt and improvise period fashion for modern productions.

  Georgina Diaz