Eliza is a ladies tailor and couturier who designs and manufactures tailored separates together with wedding and occasion wear, and in 2011 designed and made her own wedding dress.
Case study – Winter Wedding
Its difficult to write a case study about a wedding dress whilst designing the dress is always a secret. Occasionally, the dress remains a secret forever. This is the story of one such dress.
Late last year I was commissioned to create a secret wedding dress for Ms X. Ms X, like most brides, came to me with a “mood board” of ideas. Below are the ideas, and how we turned these into a reality of her dress.
After several fittings, ditching sleeves altogether, a couple of false starts with the tartan (the original selection was sold out), and a few other modifications, this is the finished version.