World famous bridal couturier, and star of Channel 4’s The Posh Frock Shop, Ian Stuart will be making an appearance on all of the catwalks at The Northern Wedding Show, sharing his inimitable knowledge with visiting brides.
We are delighted to announce that attendees will also be able to see his 2020 showstoppers and iconic mother of the bride designs on the catwalk and also on his stand at the show! Ian Stuart has always had a passion for fashion, art, music and theatre. This passion was the driving force which determined his future as a bridal gown designer.
During his fashion education Ian specialised in bridal and evening wear design, for which he won numerous student awards. Upon graduating Ian began his training at Belville Sassoon, one of London’s finest couture houses who specialise in creating gowns for socialites and members of the Royal family. This training gave him invaluable knowledge of cut, proportion, balance and wearability within design.
Ian then went on to create bi-annual collections for leading bridal and evening wear manufacturers in London before moving on to New York to further his career, where he created bridal wear labels which where sold throughout the world.
With more than a decade of knowledge and experience behind him, the cutting-edge designer decided that it was time to launch his own bridal wear brand based in London. The Collection Designed by Ian Stuart Ltd was an instant success and attracted worldwide publicity.
Launching his own brand has allowed Ian to concentrate on creating collections, which truly reflect his passion for innovative bridal design, without any restraints or compromise. His main objective is to provide brides-to-be with a luxurious and diverse selection of shapes, colours, and fabrics to reflect their own individual style.
His iconic Flowerbomb gown showcased as part of an exclusive exhibition at the V&A museum in London. You can catch Ian Stuart at our show at Stand TBC.