Monochrome dreams

          In the past, I probably never would have thought that pairing a t-shirt with a pleated chiffon maxi skirt was a good idea but recently I’ve been updating the categories I mentally assign clothing to. I wanted a comfortable but striking outfit to attend a friend’s birthday drinks and this […]

Winter project

Every so often, I feel compelled to create some images of my own. It could be to experiment with a new hair or makeup look, find the right setting for a new product I’ve created, or bring to life an image that popped into my head.   This time it was “all of the above” and […]

Harness and drape

Last week I went into town to do a fitting for Wella trend vision. I wore one of my favourite casual outfits and a side fishtail plait. Shirt and cardigan: H&M necklace: All Saints Harness: No:Wear Skirt: Ebay Tights: M&S Boots: Jeffrey Campbell All images by Richard Ayres

Eustratia Spring/Summer ’14

The Eustratia S/S “14 Collection is finally complete and I’m really pleased with it. It will be making its catwalk debut at Manchester fashion week on Saturday and the products will be added to the online store over the next few days. The collection consists of 8 outfits, in varying levels of wearability and extravagance, […]

Current obsession #30

This week I’m obsessed with inky fashion illustrations, cut and paste and pastels on the catwalk. I also trying to work out what my interpretation of this season’s statement necklaces is going to be and what my favourite srtawberry tart recipe is so I can use it on my birthday.

Eustratia gifts sets 2013

For the last couple of years I have released a series of mini hampers containing a variety of fun, discounted items. This year I decided to go for something a bit more refined and chose a gift box with a window which looks good ad can also be used to store small items. I have […]

Accessory moment 6.

I haven’t done one of these for ages! I knew this would happen at some point but I’m going to try and catch up by posting a few old ones as well. What I used: 1. Rubber coin purse £6 Arcanum Accessories 2. Silicone plug about £3.50 from just about anywhere. 3. Cross plug, £6 […]

Black Friday flash sale!

Though I’m not American, I decided to jump on board with the black Friday sale thing. I thought celebrating the start of the winter holiday shopping season sounded like the right thing to do and hopefully lots of people will buy pretty latex presents for their loved ones. The sale will last till midnight Saturday […]

Bird’s yard update.

As some of you already know Bird’s yard is currently my only stockist and I work there once a month so I’m available to answer questions or take people’s measurements for custom orders. I feel privileged to be part of such a unique shop that brings together so many talented designers. While I’m there I […]

Anniversary giveaway!

My label, Eustratia has now officially been trading for a year so I’m going a little giveaway to celebrate! I’m thankful for all the support I’ve had throughout the last year from friends and people who enjoy my work. I hope by label will continue to grow and give me the opportunity to make more […]