About Le Jardin Secret collection
A story of friendship, belief in one’s self, and the power
of nature come together to make the magic of the secret garden.
The feelings created by the healing powers of flowers
and plants inspired the vibe fashioned in pieces that layer
to form luxury lounge pieces.
The collection is inspired by the children’s book
“The Secret Garden” and a family visit to Versailles .
Fabrics are butterfly laces, spot tulles, flowered devores,
fruit embroidered organzas, pink palm laces, and
coral cotton leaf lace.
Colours are Primrose, coral, pink, mint;
silks dusted with diamanté hearts, bows of all sizes,
and butterfly appliqués.
About the Afterall collection
Afterall is a story of plays with layering. Flyaway dress silhouettes focusing on feelings of ease and peacefulness.
Dresses worn over slips, camisoles, french knickers, knickers.
Colours are sugar coated, inspired by pick’ n ’mix sweeties from childhood. Palma violet crochet tulles worn over nude, black and lilac.
Embroidered tulles in neapoloitain pinks & mints create candy confections to capture the feeling of “prissy femininity”.
Art Deco panelled lace in nude and jet black dresses in shapes inspired by kimonos as worn by Japanese ladies in Kyoto getting coffee at starbucks – old worlds to new ones.
A visit to the Golden Temple in Kyoto, Japan last year was breathtaking; Kyoto is a total sensory overload.
Chemises, slips and knickers trimmed with pleated panels and art deco laces. Shapes and details are taken from lingerie pieces collected like a magpie from Portobello market over the years.
Swiss dot cottons in multi dot colours, silk satins in nude, jet black pinks and lilacs.
Baby-doll style silk linen dresses in candy floss pinks,vanilla puff and ice blue. Fitted bodice dresses with pleated panels and pleated, art deco trims.
About the Chrysalis collection
A dress and soft lingerie story inspired by transformation and the feeling of being safe and cocooned; how a butterfly can be enclosed in a cocoon yet will soon be the essence of lightness and ease. The collection focuses on colour, texture and playing with layers.
Shapes and silhouettes are drawn from images taken from Charles James’ inspiration montage that hung on his wall at the Chelsea Hotel.
Colours are ice cream pastels, black and glacier whites. Soft shades combine with black to create a dramatic edge. Candy coloured confections create a new fresh essence of femininity – “prissy perfection”.
Star embroidered tulles in pink, mint and black with inflowing shapes over slips, chemise and knickers. Fishnet laces in white and black named after stars.
Sensous silks line the lace pieces, trimmed with art deco tulle edges. Chemise, slips & knickers are appliqued with Eiffel towers graphic lines; a story inspired by a trip the designer took to Paris with her daughter.
Leopard laces in chocolate and pink combined with star tulles blending the luxury fabrics together.
Each piece is designed to transport the wearer into a dreamy atmosphere – that place still in the cocoon, still ensconced in warmth, but about to float into the air full of levity and beauty.