Martin’s Grey Business Suit

Martin’s Grey Business Suit

Martin’s Grey Business Suit is the second suit I have made with 2 pairs of trousers for him. I blogged about the first, a blue suit with red paisley lining here. Read more...
Marion’s Evening Trousers

Marion’s Evening Trousers

Marion has been a regular alterations customer for a while now and, like Ann, had a piece of fabric at home that she was wanting to have made up into evening trousers. These bespoke trousers are to go with a waistcoat she had made years ago. Read more...
Martin’s Blue Business Suit

Martin’s Blue Business Suit

Martin’s blue business suit was the first of two suits he ordered from me, each with 2 pairs of trousers. He told me that he struggles to buy suits that fit him properly off the peg. Read more...
Sarah’s Androgynous Bespoke Ladies Waistcoat

Sarah’s Androgynous Bespoke Ladies Waistcoat

Androgynous Bespoke Ladies Waistcoat Sarah came to me needing an androgynous bespoke ladies waistcoat she could wear to work. One that would mix and match well most of her wardrobe. Read more...
Commander in Chief Uniforms

Commander in Chief Uniforms

When The Commander in Chief uniforms needed updating and improving her manager contacted me to make them. CIC had relocated to Berkshire and it made sense to come to me instead of travelling all the way to Los Angeles, where she had her previous costumes made. Read more...
John Sutter – Madame Tussauds San Francisco

John Sutter – Madame Tussauds San Francisco

John Sutter is a historical figure in Madame Tussauds San Francisco. His figure needed a period style waistcoat cut with a rolled shawl collar, on the bias with the checks and a centre front point finished with mother of pearl buttons. Read more...
Dirty Harry – Madame Tussauds San Francisco

Dirty Harry – Madame Tussauds San Francisco

This bespoke brown 3-piece suit was made for the character Dirty Harry for Madame Tussauds’ San Francisco attraction. I had very little time to make this one, I’m pretty sure I didn’t even have a fitting for the figure. The choice of fabric is very much in keeping with the weight and composition of 1970’s suits. Read more...
Graham’s Doublet and Shirt

Graham’s Doublet and Shirt

Graham’s doublet and shirt came about as he is a folk singer and needed an outfit that reflected his music. I used Hunt and Winterbotham moleskin for the capped sleeve doublet and a wool/cotton mix from Acorn Fabrics for the shirt. Read more...
Harvey Milk for Madame Tussauds San Francisco

Harvey Milk for Madame Tussauds San Francisco

I am honoured to have made the trousers for iconic gay rights activist Harvey Milk for Madame Tussauds San Francisco. The order happened quickly so I didn’t have time to see the figure before making them. Read more...
Steve’s Puppy Tooth 3-piece Suit

Steve’s Puppy Tooth 3-piece Suit

Steve ordered a puppy tooth 3-piece suit with a bright toucan printed lining for his daughters wedding. The lining also featured on the back of the waistcoat.  Want more? Read more...
Black Silk Bridal Bolero

Black Silk Bridal Bolero

Leanne commissioned me to make her a bespoke black silk bridal bolero to go over her dress. I needed to make the sleeves just long enough to cover a tattoo. Read more...
Unique Ladies Matching Waistcoat and Trousers

Unique Ladies Matching Waistcoat and Trousers

Ann is one of my repeat bespoke customers with the most elegant style. As I’m sure she won’t mind me mentioning that she is older, she decided a few years ago that it was time that she treated herself to clothing she loves and fits her well. This time she brought me her own cloth, a length of.... Read more...