October 12, 2015
Cobalt corseted skirt

Created to wear for this year’s Oxford conference of corsetry, the cobalt corseted skirt is an underbust corset and skirt with a series of inverted box pleats to create fullness. Finished with a dipped high/low hem and lined with a matching lining fabric. This skirt gave me a reduction of 3 inches, comfortable enough for […]

October 9, 2015
Model: Jess
Photography: Tigz Rice
Gold Beaded Corset

The gold corset was a step away from the usual floral silks I’ve been accustomed to using of late. Having the opportunity to create a piece to take to the Oxford Conference of Corsetry seems to push me as a designer out of my comfort zone, or at least to try out new things, new […]

March 5, 2015
2014 in retrospect part 3: Purple rose applique dress at Ococ

See all the images for the purple rose applique dress, custom made for Threnody In Velvet for the Oxford Conference of Corsetry 2014, photographed by Chris Murray. Full details for this piece here. Also, new close up images of the appliques, though this is still currently a work in progress, the dress was constructed as a sample for […]