Find out more about Newcastle based wedding dress designer Leigh Hetherington.
I couldn’t live without: My family and friends and my very skilled work team!
My prize possession:
A painting my husband bought for me of a moonlit seascape
Which celebrity bride’s style (past or present) do you most admire and why? Grace Kelly because of the attention to detail and her timeless elegance
Which designers inspire you? Valentino, Balenciaga, Lanvin, Dior and many, many more
This season’s collection was inspired by: An eclectic mix of film and 1950’s fashion
What inspires you to start creating a dress? Looking through fabrics and seeing what grabs my attention
How would you describe your latest collection in three words? Classic yet contemporary
What are your favourite flowers to give as a gift, and to receive? Yellow Roses
What’s your secret ambition? To write a novel
If I wasn’t in the wedding industry I would be… A writer
What’s the best party you’ve ever been to – and what made it so memorable? My wedding, it was such a wonderful day