Silver Sixpence - Michiko's custom knee length wedding dress. Image by http://www.sherisefleming.com/

Gorgeous Michiko is one of my Melbourne brides who I thoroughly enjoyed working with over previous months.  I was extra fortunate as I met her creative husband Michael as well, during our design consultations and fittings Michael was part of the whole process so that they could share in her custom wedding dress journey together.  For both of them all details of their special day were a shared experience, making all of the moments in the lead up to their… Read more »

Silver Sixpence - Manelles 60s inspired short wedding dress

One of my lovely brides Manelle recently shared some very fun images of her recent wedding for us all to enjoy.  When I met with Manelle she fell in love with the bodice of Cherry Blossom but as she is so petite, the full floor length gown was just far too much for her.  We decided to go for a shorter knee length skirt and have it a little less full to ensure the balance was right. As her &… Read more »

vintage style lace wedding dress

A large number of my brides come from referrals in the form of a happy bride who I’ve had the pleasure of working with recommending me to their friend.  From time to time I am in the fortunate circumstance that I was with Frances where the referring bride was her sister!  I had created a super cute pale pink with polka dots tea length wedding dress for Victoria and it wasn’t too long after the wedding that her sister Frances… Read more »

In the midst of my flurry of custom gowns at the moment I’ve managed to find some time to complete another gown as part of my ready to wear collection.  Again I haven’t had the chance to set up my studio to photograph it and pop it on the store yet but I thought I’d share with you all a sneak peek of it with some work room happy snaps. My latest gown is called Lily.  It is made from… Read more »

At the end of last year I was lucky enough to get to work with a gorgeous Toowoomba bride, Katie.  Her dream was a simple but elegant country wedding with a bit of a 1960s flair to it.  We worked together to create an oh so cute 60s inspired dupion silk and organza short wedding dress with a touch of lace trim that I just love!!  To complete the look I also created a puff style flower for her hair… Read more »