The Seamstress of Bloomsbury
What items can you expect to find in The Seamstress of
Bloomsbury collection? Think dresses that fall just below the knee and are
adorned with polka dots, check patterns, flowers or a different print. In our
collection you will also find cute blouses styled with puff sleeves that are available
in a variety of lovely prints. Of course, the designs also feature a great
attention to detail, for example waist-defining belts, lapel collars and
unique, bakelite-style button closures.
The Seamstress of Bloomsbury items are cute, classic,
playful or even edgy. Do you love that vintage look and feel? Then this
collection will definitely appeal to you! Miss Lillian Wells’ work was admired
by many great aristocratic families and Royalty from around the world.
The beautiful history behind The Seamstress of Bloomsbury
It’s 1939 and England is on the brink of World War II.
Lilian Wells, who is 14 years old at the time, is apprenticed to a Bloomsbury
dressmaker. Even though she has little experience or education, she has a
natural talent for the art of dressmaking and becomes known as the ‘The
Seamstress of Bloomsbury’. For many years her work is admired by aristocratic
families from all over the world… And now you get the chance to admire Lilian’s
work up close and personal. Who knows, you might even add a few items to your
own wardrobe! Because The Seamstress of Bloomsbury brand has revived Lilian’s
original 1940’s patterns and designs for its dresses thus making truly vintage
inspired clothes. The Seamstress of Bloomsbury brand is very pleased that it can
keep Lilian Wells’ legacy alive and is happy to share these gorgeous clothes
with the rest of the world. The Seamstress of Bloomsbury dresses are made of
high quality fabrics, with a lot of attention to detail and are of course based
on authentic designs. Resulting in classic and stylish vintage items that simply
belong in every retro lover’s wardrobe and that look good on everyone.