Paper Clay Floral Headpiece

Following on from last week's post on my paper clay experiments, I thought I'd show you what my first finished design looks like. My initial intention was to stick to an all-white palette and keep things simple.  Two things that I struggle to do.  It didn't take long before I decided that an all-white / … Continue reading Paper Clay Floral Headpiece

Porcelain Flowers and Paper Clay Adventures

A little while ago, I started experimenting with different types of clay to make flowers to use in my headdresses.  I already make simple little roses out of porcelain clay and I use polymer and resin clays as the main ingredients in my Colour Designs range of jewellery but I wanted to have a go … Continue reading Porcelain Flowers and Paper Clay Adventures

Styled Shoot – Sarah Willard Couture

The second styled shoot I was involved with has just be featured on Love my Dress and features the beautiful new collection by award winning dress designer Sarah Willard Couture. Sarah's new collection is called 'Whispers of Love' and is a play on transparency and luminosity with beautiful separates and dresses in soft silk organzas, … Continue reading Styled Shoot – Sarah Willard Couture

Sienna Von Hildemar: Modern Bohemian Styled Shoot

A little before Christmas I was asked by two very talented dress designers to provide headpieces for their new collection shoots. Both of the photoshoots have just been published so here's the first one with London based designer, Sienna Von Hildemar. I met Sienna at Chosen Wedding Fair in London last year - Sienna creates … Continue reading Sienna Von Hildemar: Modern Bohemian Styled Shoot

All things colourful – accessories

Following on from last week's post about colourful wedding dresses, I thought I'd share some of my more colourful headdresses and accessories. Traditional whites and ivories are totally beautiful and I've really enjoyed creating some of my new season designs in shades of white but my love of colour is quite an obsession and I … Continue reading All things colourful – accessories

Blush

Blush pink and rose gold are still really popular colour choices this year and it's easy to see why - blush pink is a soft, pale, pretty version of the colour pink, it's easy to wear and works well with so many other colours.  Rose gold is quite lovely too, although, I think I prefer … Continue reading Blush

Bridal Jewellery – Bracelets

There's something about a simple pearl bracelet - they're timeless, elegant and very easy to wear.  They also make lovely bridesmaid presents and can be worn time and again after your wedding day. I love antique jewellery and have been collecting vintage clasps for quite a while now so each of my bracelets is made … Continue reading Bridal Jewellery – Bracelets