Sabine began her career as a hairstylist at the age of 18 and partnered with The Studio in Amsterdam a few years later. The Studio became known for its immense impact on the international fashion world.
During her years as a hairstylist, Sabine developed a great sense of aesthetics, not just for hair but for all objects, shapes and forms in life. She became fascinated by the idea of beauty, harmony, and simplicity.
At the age of 29 she started her studies in Philosophy at the University of Amsterdam and later on combined her studies with multi media engineering. She started working as interactive designer and film editor a few years later.
In 2009 she met Kika and fell in love with the art of leather-crafting. Together they moved to New York where KikaNY Leather Design was born.