Monthly Archives: June 2012

Ladies Day at Royal Ascot

Sorry that Royal Ascot has not been rain free today, but so delighted that Mrs Middleton is wearing one of my hats for Ladies Day again this year! Advertisements

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Royal Ascot Eve and Order of the Garter Ceremony

On the eve of the first day of Royal Ascot it has been a whirlwind day, both in the studio and the workroom: more ladies collecting their Ascot orders and a buzz of both regular and new clients buying pieces … Continue reading

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Trooping the Colour

Thrilled to see HRH The Duchess of Cambridge in one of my hats at Trooping the Colour today!

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Behind the scenes, countdown to Ascot!

Thank heavens for the arrival of ‘the pixies’, a talented bunch of ladies who arrived to ease the workload this week! My assistant Victoria and I were joined by textile whizz Claire, costume girl Leah, and couture dress designer Charlotte, … Continue reading

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Jubilee beacon

Just been to Donnington Castle for the lighting of the beacon, I waved my Union Jack, the moon came up and we sang the National Anthem…….very moving! I remember doing the same thing for the Silver Jubilee at Beacon Hill … Continue reading

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Don’t rain on our Jubilee!

So disappointed that I can’t get to London today to see the flotilla…..I was determined to escape the studio to wave a flag by the Thames but a reality check in the studio this morning means I shall have to … Continue reading

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