Adrienne is an award-winning graduate of NCAD (National College of Art and Design) in Dublin and the world renowned FIT (Fashion Institute of Technology) in New York. Adrienne has developed her wedding dress design skills working with esteemed designers such as New York-based Irish couturier Mary O’ Donnell, British Designer Catherine Rayner (Bridal Designer of the year for 8 consecutive years), and other award winners such as Helena Marina and Oceanna.
Adrienne has created a fusion bridal collection with Bups Mahill, award-winning British/Asian designer, at the time ‘Chiffons’ was one of the first shops in London to do so – it was a wonderful and enriching experience.
Working from her studio at home in Ware, Hertfordshire (just a short drive from London), Adrienne’s personal style is approachable and friendly, reflecting her Irish heritage. Her production team are all highly experienced in the industry.
Adrienne also works with carefully selected, highly skilled dressmakers, to enable her deliver a top-class service for all her clients. These are:
Joanna is working with Adrienne for over 6 years now and she is the other half of the partnership. Joanna first started to do alterations but now she is involved in all aspects of the business due to her talent and passion. Joanna is a graduate of collage in Shoe design and Technology in Nowy Targ near Krakow in Poland. She also worked with leather for coats and jackets and when she came to London she worked for designer Lezley George.
Dani joined the team about 4 years ago as a former PA. She has a love of sewing and her organisational skills help to keep the business organised. Dani works on bridesmaids dresses and evening gowns and also getting trained in altering bridal gowns now. She also helped setting up the new website and keeps it updated.