Sotela LLC is a clothing company based out of Los Angeles that creates wardrobe staples for all humans. The heart of Sotela is to restore your relationship with clothing and to celebrate the strength and resilience of your body.

Our skilled sewers construct garments from start to finish using our two in-house industrial machines. We work as a team to adjust patterns and create custom-fitted clothing for our customers. 

Now Hiring 

Skilled Sewer 

Employment Status: Full time, Non-Exempt 

Compensation: $15-20/hr based on experience/skill level

Required Responsibilities:

  • Experience with the operation of industrial and/or domestic sewing machines single needle and overlock machines.
  • Ability to sew established patterns and specifications from start to finish.
  • Ability to mark and pin hems.
  • Cutting experience.
  • Pattern-making experience a plus.

Skills and Abilities:

  • High attention to detail and knowledge of and meticulous execution of high-end finishing techniques such as flat-felled seams, french seams, bound seams, etc.
  • Ability to start and finish projects independently and meet deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with a team
  • Self-motivated with a can-do attitude 

 Work Hours

  • 40 hours/week,  Monday through Friday 

If interested, please submit your resume to hanna(at)


 Sotela's approach to sizing is a little different. Instead of using the conventional small, medium and large, we've decided to change our wording because we can! We want to keep things positive and simple. 


Based on the guide above, measure yourself to compare with the garment's measurements under the 'sizing and fit' tab. Use the garment's measurements to see which size you fall into. 
For example, if you have a 38" bust, 31" waist and 41" hip, you would be a size 2 in most items. 

Size 0 fits traditional sizes 0-2
Size 1 fits traditional sizes 2-6
Size 2 fits traditional sizes 6-8
Size 3 fits traditional sizes 8-10
Size 4 fits traditional sizes 10-12
Size 5 fits traditional sizes 12-14
Size 6 fits traditional 14-16
Size 7 fits traditional 18-22
Size 8 fits traditional 24-26
Size 9 fits traditional 26-28
Size 10 fits traditional 28-30
If you have any questions, please email your measurements to!
The video below can give you a better idea of how to measure yourself! 

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