Let’s Talk Sleeves – Sleeves on Dresses

Fashions speak and media say ‘2017 is the year of the statement sleeve dress’.  Well in my book dresses with sleeves have always been a wardrobe staple regardless of the fashion trend or season. Fashion history has always had some form of dress or dress...

Black Lace Dress

Black Lace Dress Long Sleeves A black lace dress with long sleeves compliments your silhouette, giving equal attention to the shape of the dress and your upper arms. Black is a great colour for many people, and is often cited for having a slimming effect, it works...
The Power of a Dress

The Power of a Dress

Dressing up – and looking your loveliest, isn’t for me based on special occasions only, everyday, in my books is truly special. The personal armor that we all wear, is about helping us to stand tall and confident, elegant and regal, our inner foibles we...
I’m A Couture Designer!

I’m A Couture Designer!

One of the most common questions that we ask one another is “What do you do?”.  When I respond to that question, “ I am couture designer.”, I get a mixed reaction of quizzical looks and flattering nods of “Oh that is wonderful.”  And from time to time, I get “Ahh,...