Melanie draws on 30 years of experience in handmade, bespoke dressmaking to create the finest individual designs.

Whether it is an investment piece that takes you from the office to an evening reception or a special outfit for a wedding or other chic occasion, Melanie works with you to produce the most flattering, classic outfits to enhance your figure.

Her personal touch and eye for detail - and ability to put people at their ease - instils confidence in her clients, who can be sure that Melanie will create comfortable and elegant pieces from the most exquisite fabrics. Take a look at the glowing reviews from her wide-ranging clients.

After an initial consultation, Melanie will seek out the ideal fabric for your outfit from exclusive providers, taking you along with her if you prefer, to ensure the choice is perfect for you. She will then tailor-make the design and keep you informed at every step of the process.

Melanie offers a discreet, affordable and convenient service with flexible fitting times to suit you, for a truly personal experience.

In December 2015 Melanie was invited to contribute to an episode of the BBC World Service's "Why Factor" programme discussing why we wear skirts.

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