Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Individual Options ... Done and Dusted

Yesterday was the last hand in of second year... eek ! It really sunk in yesterday that I've only got one year left of my degree, how scary ! But I got everything finished and handed in yesterday and I've been so pleased with the outcomes of my final dress designs, I ended up going in a really different direction and embellished with very chunky, heavy metal beads and washers, check out some of the pictures below !

Friday, 4 May 2012

Rock N Rose

Logo sourced from http://www.rocknrose.co.uk/
So over the summer I'm going to do a two week work placement with Rock N Rose, a vintage jewellery and headwear company , I can't wait it seems such a lovely little company, check out their website  http://www.rocknrose.co.uk/ they sell some gorgeous pieces of jewellery, seen on celebs such as Pixie Lott and Fearne Cotton and in magazines like Vogue and Cosmopolitan !
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Image sourced from http://www.rocknrose.co.uk/

Tuesday, 1 May 2012


I'm at the stage of embellishing my finals and these are a few things I've gathered but am still on the search for the right embellishments. I've gone for quite earth ground colours and am searching for a bead/sequin/embellishment - that a gorgeous teally/duck egg blue colour to make the rest of the embellishments come alive! I'll know it when i see it. This is so different to anything I've done before embroidery/embellishment wise and I'm enjoying every minute!