A Yellow Dress Suit fit for a Queen

A Yellow Dress Suit fit for a Queen

There is not a lot that can be said about this Madame Tussauds bespoke job. I rarely get uber excited any more when I receive the work, partly because after 7 years the buzz has worn off and sometimes because I have no idea who the person is that I am making for. Read more...
Sample Bridal Suit for Women

Sample Bridal Suit for Women

I recently attended the Gay Wedding Show in Brighton and in the lead up I decided that I would make the ultimate expression of what is available as options for women who don’t want the traditional white wedding dress and yet, feel equally uncomfortable in a shapeless men’s (butch) style suit. I can, and do.... Read more...
Sue and Jane’s Civil Partnership Suits

Sue and Jane’s Civil Partnership Suits

Sue and Jane found me through a recent purchase of DIVA magazine, looking for bespoke suits for their civil partnership avoiding anything that looked or felt too business suit-y. (Technical term 😉) Both ladies had a good idea of what they were looking for, the styles that they like and feel comfortable in as well as those shapes.... Read more...
Amy’s Incredible Lesbian Wedding Suit

Amy’s Incredible Lesbian Wedding Suit

Amy’s Incredible Lesbian Wedding Suit When Amy came in to enquire about having her wedding suit made she fell in love with the style of our display mannequin’s (Betty) jacket. She was looking for something stunning to wear that wasn’t too masculine and not like a regular bespoke suit. Read more...
Carla’s Tuxedo Wedding Suit

Carla’s Tuxedo Wedding Suit

Carla’s Tuxedo Wedding Suit When Carla came into the studio the first time it was all a bit brief. She wanted to know if we could make her wedding tuxedo suit in the style of Janelle Monae as she was under instruction from her girlfriend to get it sorted early. Read more...
Nick and Katie got Married

Nick and Katie got Married

Nick and Katie Got Married Nick and Katie came to me looking for matching jacket and trousers for their wedding. We talked over their needs and desires for what they were after, they’d had a civil ceremony so this was going all out for the marriage ceremony. Read more...
Jenni’s Grey Wedding Suit

Jenni’s Grey Wedding Suit

Jenni’s Grey Wedding Suit is more than just a grey wedding suit. It is two tone! 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...
Making a Waistcoat from a Jacket

Making a Waistcoat from a Jacket

Nick approached me with an unusual request to make a waistcoat from a jacket. He had found a jacket he loved in a store but couldn’t get a waistcoat to match. Read more...
Brian and Kirsty’s Wedding Photos

Brian and Kirsty’s Wedding Photos

You may remember the I original post I did  about Brian’s wedding suit. It really was such a pleasure to to make for Brian and I am honoured that my tailoring contributed to part of Kirsty and Brian’s wedding day. To receive the lovely thank you card from them with a glowing testimonial absolutely made my day:  Thank you so much.... Read more...