Elbeth Gillis unveils her dazzling 2020 Collection, Desire

Wed, Jul 31st, 2019
Desires – they remind us we’re alive, turn us around, point us in a new direction, call to us to pay attention. Whether strong and bold, or soft and whispering, desire is a part of being unashamedly, exquisitely, woman. This dazzling collection pays tribute to the strength it takes to be fully woman: to know

Elbeth Gillis shoots with Nina Zimolong

Mon, Nov 19th, 2018
Having the right team for your shoots is essential, whether it's a new collection shoot or a reshoot of your best sellers. We reshot some of our favourite gowns with upcoming talent, Nina Zimolong...

This real bride looks gorgeous in her Elbeth Gillis Annabelle gown

Wed, Jun 27th, 2018
Designed for the modern bride who wants to be trendy and timeless (yes, it is possible!), Elbeth Gillis’ Annabelle gown, from the Luxury Collection, is the answer. This modern take on an old fashioned ball gown is made of the finest silk, which is luxury itself. It has a deep plunging neckline mirrored by an equally

Elbeth Gillis unveils her 2019 collections

Tue, May 29th, 2018
We are super excited to show you what Elbeth has designed for the year ahead! In fact, Elbeth proudly presents two collections for 2019: Luminescence and Arniston Blue. Elbeth is well known for her exquisite shoots, and every year we look forward to seeing where Elbeth and her team will shoot. This year they decided

How a collection is born, Part 5

Tue, Feb 27th, 2018
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

Wed, Feb 7th, 2018
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

Wed, Jan 31st, 2018
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

Fri, Jan 26th, 2018
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

Wed, Jan 24th, 2018
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

Sat, Oct 7th, 2017
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.