Winter Festivities !

The weather has changed, the leaves have dropped and winter is marching upon us rather rapidly. With Winter comes Christmas and all the parties, balls, winter weddings and fun that brightens up the cold, dull days.  Oh I how love all the trees, lights, decorations and of course the getting together with family and friends. Our fabulous… Read more »

Carolyn de la Drapiere Whips Up A Storm!

Guess who popped into our studio to have a plunging, green velvet top made for the James Bond Premiere in London 26th of Oct 2015?! You’ve guessed right! Nothing like creating a little something for Storm! What fun we had making it! And how stunning she looked! Made from a luxurious silk velvet in deep… Read more »

New Website, New Collection – Autumn 2014

Wow Ladies – we are  all a twitter and ready to celebrate here at  the Carolyn de la Drapiere studio for not only do we have a glorious new collection of clothes for Autumn and Winter we also have a fabulous new website. Gone at last is the cumbersome old website that was a nightmare… Read more »

The brand new 2014 Spring Summer Collection has launched

Spring into Summer with colour. Bounce into all the fabulous warm weather events with style. Carolyn de la Drapiere has a collection that will have your mouth watering! The most beautiful, luxurious Italian silks ever to hit our studio – sumptuous colours and designs that are all so irresistible and so well cut that you… Read more »

Teddington Wedding Fair

In the stunning surrounds of the Teddington Arts Centre, which is a magnificent and slightly crumbling old cathedral, Carolyn de la Drapiere attended a wedding fair in early February. The Fair brought together all the aspects of wedding planning and bridal wear and what a fabulous day it was, with gorgeous models wearing beautiful dresses… Read more »

Enjoy your Christmas shopping and have a drink with us!

Need a new dress for Christmas, New Year or the coming Spring? Why not take a break from Christmas shopping and visit my boutique in Barnes for a relaxing shopping experience! On the 28th, 29th, 30th Nov, 1st Dec and 2nd Dec, I am helping curvy ladies get ready for Christmas and New Year. I… Read more »

Curvy Beauties and the Barnes Fashion Show

Carolyn de la Drapiere once again hit the runway at the Barnes Fashion Show to raise money for a selection of local charities. Now in its third year the show was bigger and better with the local church bursting at its seams as the crowds took their seats for this highlight of the local calendar…. Read more »

AW13 winter collection

Colours burst forth with vibrancy and fabrics mingle together seductively to make our Autumn /Winter collection one to wear with great enjoyment this year. Slinky wrap over dresses in silk and saucy jackets in satin make the choice of what outfit to wear most difficult. 1950’s dresses pop with silk trims and saucy black dresses… Read more »

The London Plus Size Fashion Weekend

Preview of Carolyn de la Drapiere’s Spring Collection, launching March 2013 Fashion Show, Shoreditch– London 18th of Feb Carolyn de la Drapiere helped make history by participating in the inaugral ‘ London Plus Size Fashion Weekend’ – and what a fabulous 2 day event it was. Curvy women from all over Britain and indeed Europe… Read more »

Autumn Arrives

Autumn arrives, winter beckons, the days grow shorter and the nights grow longer. Invitations for parties and balls start appearing through our mail boxes and the excitement for Christmas begins! ‘ Clothes Glorious Clothes’ ladies are all needed for these wondrous occasions, for this winter we all want to dazzle and shine as we waltz… Read more »