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The Bride and Groom Show 2017

Two weeks to go until the Bride and Groom show. And we have been busy! Creating with so many gorgeous laces which have been arriving from all over the world, it means our workroom is a real treasure trove and hot bed of inspiration! We’re planning to release some of our new collection at the show, some which will...

New Zealand Weddings’ 2016 Bride of the Year

In the latest issue of New Zealand Weddings they named our gorgeous bride Sophie McCarthy Bride of the Year for 2016! Her wedding was so beautiful and she looked fantastic, so in our opinion the title is definitely well-deserved. You can check out the article in the magazine itself or have a look at some...

‘The Design Flies’ Feature in NZ Weddings Magazine

For their latest issue NZ Weddings got in touch with four of our brides and interviewed them on their experience getting a dress made for them. They also got some of my thoughts on the design process for each of them, and even included some of the original concept sketches we made prior to bringing...

‘Dress of My Dreams’ Article in Viva Magazine

I recently had the honour of being asked by Viva to partake in an article about bridal trends! It came out in the Wednesday 23rd September Weddings Edition of the Viva magazine that comes with the New Zealand Herald. I was asked to comment on how bridal trends have changed in recent years, how fashion trends...

Article on Choosing Bridesmaids’ Dresses

Recently I was asked to do an article for My Weddings magazine on  dressing your bridesmaids for your wedding. I understand that many brides find this stressful on top of organising the other details of their wedding, so I’ve included the article below. Hopefully it can help! Bridesmaids – They’re a vital and very visual element in supporting...

Feature in the NZ Herald in an Article on Small Businesses

Caitlin Sykes, the small business editor of the New Zealand Herald, recently contacted me regarding an article she was writing on family succession in small businesses. Naturally I was  delighted to be asked! We discussed how I was brought into the business under my mother Vinka Lucas, my transition into ownership and plans for the business...

Tuscan Style shoot

Truly and Madly approached us to be involved in their Tuscan Styled shoot shot at the beautiful venue  which is Casale di Terra on Waiheke Island. The result is fabulous! Photographer: Amy Kate Photography Website: Creative Direction: Truly and Madly Styling: The Heirloom Website: Venue: Casale di Terra, Waiheke, New Zealand Website: Florals: All...

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