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How a collection is born, Part 5

In this behind-the-scenes look, we get a glimpse of what goes into the shooting of a new collection.

How a collection is born, Part 4

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So what did you think of last week’s little show-and-tell? Elbeth was a tad shy about opening up her sketch pad, but we convinced her and hope you appreciated the comparison with the finished gowns. The next part of the process, after the sketches and calicos, is the making of the first sample dresses. But

How a collection is born, Part 3

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Welcome to our six-part interview with Elbeth Gillis. It’s fun to take a peak behind the scenes and learn a little more about Elbeth’s process for creating a new collection. Last week focused on the usefulness of mood boards as a means to keeping a collection coherent and cohesive. Today Elbeth opens up her sketch

How a collection is born, Part 2

Last week we looked at how Elbeth gathers her inspiration for a particular collection. Elbeth shared her thoughts on the whole concept of originality and the undeniable influence of the images and designs available to us online. (Catch up on last week’s post.) Today we pick up where we left off. PART 2: CREATING A

How a collection is born, Part 1

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The world of fashion can be relentless: new collections launched once, even twice a year, each with a seasonal line of clothing, and sometimes, capsule collections on top of everything else. And then, multiply that by the number of designers in the world, all with their own social media accounts clamouring to be heard –

Intricate hand-beading on Elbeth Gillis gowns

If you want sophistication and glamour, all in one, then you'll love the jaw-dropping dress that beautiful Kate had custom-made by Elbeth.

Opulence and femininity

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With Vogue-like photography, this real bride captures the essence of the Opulence Collection...

Find the new 2018 Elbeth Gillis collection

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See the stunning new wedding gowns by international designer, Elbeth Gillis. Her new collection, Mystique, is simply gorgeous and represents the best of bridal luxury.

The new Elbeth Gillis 2018 collection

We are so excited to tell you about the new Elbeth Gillis collection, available at a stockist near you this September! Woohoo! Elbeth’s new collection, called Mystique, blows us away. It’s probably her most fashion-forward collection to date, and it emphasises the evolution and growth of this internationally represented designer. Most designers will attest to

Romantic charm from the Opulence Collection

Real bride Vicky was going for a soft, romantic look - and we think she achieved this! Here's how she did it...