About Lisa Keating
Lisa has 35 years of experience in understanding the bride’s desire to be her best self and to express that in their own way. Making the wedding dress work for them, not the bride work-out for the dress! This is where the dress is designed and made for each individual bride. It is unlike entering a bridal shop and selecting a gown that is mass produced and ‘off the peg’. It is a personal experience where the gown starts with a conversation, enters into the design process and lisa works through each stage with the individual to create a gown which bride feeling confident, beautiful, spoiled and “loved”.
Lisa combines her commercial design background , in-depth patternmaking and garment construction knowledge with the clients vision,vintage inspiration and love and passion for beautiful fabrics to create truly stunning modern wedding dresses and bridal wear. She brings creativity, intelligence and versatility to her collections. Knowing that carefully crafted and interchangeable elements will work for every woman of all shapes and sizes.
Experience and Qualifications
Lisa graduated with a BA Honors in Fashion Design in 1989 at University of Bristol and went on to study a post-graduate certificate in Fashion illustration and then specialised in Corsetry feeding her obsession with fit,the female form and embellishment. This knowledge and experience, combined with Lisa’s skills as an Atelier, gives her an unparalleled ability to design and create breathtaking wedding gowns.
Lisa is proud to divide her time between creating beautiful gowns and also pass on her skills and knowledge in teaching Fashion Degree students at the University of Somerset.
All items are created in Bristol, England.
The Studio is located between Bristol and North Somerset. Lisa can visit the client upon arrangement.
Lisa is an approved member of