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BESPOKE

I provide a bespoke accessory and garment service. I have a range of of luxury silk embroidered Menswear and Womenswear accessories and plans to expand her range and technique. This new line is perfect for weddings or other formal occasions. Each accessory and garment is handmade by me, so each one is completely unique. I also create garments and accessories on a commission basis, working with the client to make hand or machine embroidered garments. I provide a free first studio visit where the client can discuss their requirements. I also have a semi-bespoke service where the client can pick from techniques, colour and fabric stocked in her studio.  I am based in central London, in Cockpit Arts Holborn.

My work, which is predominantly for fashion, consists of traditional forms of embroidery used in contemporary and inventive ways. I use hand embroidery and beadwork, as well as Irish embroidery. I tend to use detailed and traditional techniques that are now becoming less widely used. My intention is to discover innovative ways of applying these traditional skills. I aim to challenge typical fashion standard producing ethical textiles for fashion. There is an emerging shift in the market, where good quality, unique and longer lasting apparel with an authentic background that values the maker, is becoming more attractive.