Willow & Lace Designs Dazzle at Celebrity Events Penelope Brooke Hamilton June 29, 2016 Events, Fashion, Luxury, Penelope Brooke-Hamilton Exquisite luxury accessories brand Willow & Lace was launched in 2011 and specializes in bespoke millinery, crystal bouquets and jewellery that are fast becoming the desired pieces to complete outfits at high-profile and celebrity events. Crystal Tiara. photo: Rebecca Northway Since opening their showroom and atelier within bridal boutique ‘Cocoa Couture’ in 2014, the brand has gone from strength to strength generating a strong following in the Cotswolds with its bridal range and further afield for individual millinery and red carpet jewellery. Birdcage bridal veiling. photo: Rebecca Northway The advent of Spring saw Willow & Lace design and construct a variety of stunning head-pieces for the ‘Colour Me March’ Ladies Day event at the Cheltenham Races, for the Miss Cheltenham finalists. Impressing at these high profile events guaranteed the brand publicity in all major UK newspapers from the Guardian through to the Stylist, while Cotswold Life magazine ran a special feature in their June edition. Firecracker Flower Bomb by Willow & Lace, photo: Rebecca Northway Miss Cheltenham runner-up Mariam Grina wear a Willow & Lace millinery creation at the Cheltenham Races. A waterlily and butterfly grace this creation. photo: Rebecca Northway The UK is not the only place where the sparkles and luxury of Willow and Lace’s creations can be admired. Many of their jewellery pieces, including the spectacular ‘Starburst’ collection graced the red carpet and other celebrity events at the Cannes Film Festival on the Côte d’Azure. Beginning at the Nikki Beach Opening Night Party and Woody Allen’s Café Society After Party, Willow & Lace’s breathtaking necklaces, demi parure sets and encrusted clutch bag dazzled in front of press boards, on red carpets, on dance floors and even in the presences of royalty throughout the entire 12 day Festival. An encrusted crystal clutch bag and chandelier earrings sets off a rose gold and champagne gown at the Nikki Beach Opening Night Party in Cannes. WHATS NEXT FOR WILLOW & LACE Having enjoyed unprecedented growth and publicity in 2016, Willow & Lace are now looking to stock in small boutiques around the UK and will also be launching their online shop in the early Autumn. Crystal bouquet As well as occasional accessories and bespoke millinery, the brand is now developing small collections and fashion-led pieces that are focused to cater for the everyday woman. The range will include bags, jewellery and headwear. Willow & Lace are also in the early stages of designing a capsule collection of smart casual pieces, suitable for mother of the bride/groom right through to a outfit for the race… watch this space. ABOUT WILLOW & LACE Each individual piece from their crystal bouquet, jewellery and millinery range is lovingly handmade in Britain by Founder and Designer Gaynor Jones. All bespoke designs begin with a one-to-one consultation, where Gaynor discusses colour, shape, fabric and design details. She can even incorporate any sentimental articles of jewellery or charms into your bespoke pieces to add that special little touch. http://www.willowandlace.co.uk/ By Penelope Brooke-Hamilton Art Director | Film Producer | Celebrity PR www.penelopebrooke-hamilton.co.uk Twitter | LinkedIn | Film Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.