Discarded Couture by Jennifer Small put on a jaw dropping show last night at Victoria’s Annual Fashion Splash. Her unique up-cycled designs are amazing works of art. Congrats Jen!
The following collaboration was made possible by a very talented group of ladies: Lynda Bull of Lynda Marie Couture Millinery, Jennifer Bell of Discarded Couture, Erin Bradley of Beauty & Style by Erin Bradley, our beautiful model Mary Wallace of Coultish Management, and me.
I am excited to share with all of you that Gothesque Magazine Issue #12 was released yesterday, featuring our Living Doll collaboration. Click on issue #12 to view Gothesque Magazine. Designer: Jen Bell of Discarded Couture Hair & Makeup: Erin Bradley of Beauty & Style by Erin […]
Our porcelain doll is so fair with her crystal blue eyes, alabaster skin, and fiery red hair. Designer: Jen Bell of Discarded Couture Hair & Makeup: Erin Bradley of Beauty & Style by Erin Bradley Model: Charlotte Wood Photographer: Christiane Bouvier Rose Return to portrait […]
These images are my absolute favorite from our styled shoot Friday afternoon. We were moments away from calling it a day when these gems were created. We literally had blood, sweat and tears go into these ones, as the designer accidentally cut herself on a […]
The Second World War left women craving for glamour, style and swathes of fabric where scraps of material had once existed. Dior’s full skirted and waisted designs fulfilled all the early dreams of the feminine woman in the early 50’s. As a new, more liberated society […]
Perfecting these twitchin images has just been peachy keen; I have been jazzed all week. Thanks again to such a primo team. Click the following links for Glamour & Style, Little Red Hat, Cat’s Eye Glasses, and 50’s Inspired Shoot. Designer: Jennifer Bell of Discarded […]
Cat’s eye glasses are a type of women’s eyewear that was popular in the 1950s and 60s among fashionable women. They were worn by very famous ladies in Hollywood, namely Marilyn Monroe and Audrey Hepburn. Click the following link to see Glamour & Style, 50’s […]
I had a phenomenal Sunday afternoon working with an ingenious team. The elegant dress was designed by Jennifer Bell of Discarded Couture. The stunning makeup and hair was created by Erin Bradley of Beauty & Style by Erin Bradley. The dazzling model who exuded fifties […]
These images are the result of a local designer’s vision arising from a visit to the Villa Marco Polo Inn, located in the historic neighbourhood of Rockland, in Victoria BC. She (Jennifer) immediately became captivated with the residence’s enchanting atmosphere and was inspired to assemble […]
I have recently become friends with a very talented fashion designer named Jen Bell, who also lives in Sooke, BC. Her label is Discarded Couture. She recycles garments and items that have literally been discarded and fashions them into unique and stunning pieces. She had […]