Inspiring Individuality

Welcome to my wedding blog, which is all about inspiring individuality. Here you’ll find tips on designing your own bespoke bridal gown with Couture Kit, real stories from our real brides wearing their made to measure wedding dresses, and brides who came to me to have their dress altered.

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Bride Mariam in her dream lace bridal gown
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Bride Mariam in her dream lace bridal gown

Sabina’s dream lace bespoke gown
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Sabina’s dream lace bespoke gown

  Sabina described herself as being “a bride who knew exactly what she wanted at the same time as having no idea“. We LOVE this kind of challenge, and instantly also fell in love with the enthusiasm, creativity and laughter of this

Angela’s dream champagne bespoke gown
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Angela’s dream champagne bespoke gown

  Introducing our real bride Angela, who designed her own wedding dress, which we made to measure to fit her perfectly, in champagne satin and gold lace. From the moment we first met this relaxed and charming bride-to-be, Angela was an absolute pleasure to

Real bride Lein in her pale blue bespoke gown
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Real bride Lein in her pale blue bespoke gown

  When Lein first came to our London bridal shop at Ham House in Richmond, to talk about her ideas for her bespoke wedding dress, we were so inspired by her fresh and colourful vision for her gown and her Spring wedding. We had already

How to choose the perfect bespoke veil
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How to choose the perfect bespoke veil

  When you choose your wedding dress, whether it is made to measure, chosen from a boutique, or found on Ebay, the accessories you add can transform your look completely. There might be a family heirloom veil that your Granny is keen for you to wear. Or

Ashleigh’s dream white silk and lace bespoke gown
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Ashleigh’s dream white silk and lace bespoke gown

  When I first met Ashleigh I was totally smitten by her energy, her fun and thoughtful personality and the biggest smile I’d ever seen! Here’s the story of her wedding to her handsome fiancé Chris, on a sunny Spring day… This

Real bride Sarah in her short polka dot wedding dress
Inspiring Individuality

Real bride Sarah in her short polka dot wedding dress

Real bride Jay in her dream bespoke wedding dress
Inspiring Individuality

Real bride Jay in her dream bespoke wedding dress

Brides loving the limelight
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Brides loving the limelight

To bra or not to bra?
Inspiring Individuality

To bra or not to bra?

Expert advice about choosing wedding lingerie by the experts at Guilt Lingerie INSPIRING INDIVIDUALITY We were delighted to be asked by Caroline to write a guest blog and were so happy to find her interest in lingerie totally matches our own philosophy on the