‘Something old something new’

One of the loveliest things about making something for a bride is that you can make it so personal using ‘something old something new’. Bespoke makers can often incorporate an heirloom jewel, a favourite piece of lace, fabric or trim into their wedding accessories that can cover the ‘something old’ or ‘something borrowed’, or perhaps

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Déjà vu

       I have a soft spot for France, I have to admit. The first grasp of  “Je m’appelle Natasha” did it for me in primary school , so needless to say by the time I got to the Baudelaire poetry and Albert Camus novels of high school, things were hotting up. I love opposites

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Glam Rocks!

     Things are getting uncharacteristically ‘glam’ around here. Modiste, a self-confessed magpie? Yes indeed, but perhaps not in the ‘bling-o-rama’ stakes. Not ‘bling for bling’s sake’ but with a vintage nod to the sultry screen starlets like Marlene Dietrich and Jean Harlow for a lovely bride. This baby’s going to look amazing with some

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