January 23, 2017

The glamorous fashion portraits of Boldini‘s society hostesses beautifully capture the elegance of the Belle Epoque era. Shown with our ‘Kalypso’ black beaded lace and nude silk tulle Edwardian inspired evening gown with embroidered floral detail and blowsy coral silk corsage.

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January 7, 2017

The Grecian drapery of Lawrence Alma Tadema’s maidens languidly posed amongst the ruins of the classical world is the inspiration for this silk chiffon antique lace wedding dress.

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January 5, 2017

Inspiration; English artist Evelyn de Morgan (1855-1919) was influenced by the Pre-Raphaelite movement, and her depictions of the rose coloured Grecian draperies of Medea and Helen of Troy find an echo in our silk tulle ‘Calliope’ Grecian Goddess dress and ‘Nephele’ kimono style boudoir robe….

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November 9, 2016

Prague Art Nouveau Inspiration for a gold lace wedding dress by Joanne Fleming Design

The ‘Gismonda’ dress, a nod to Prague’s most famous artist of the Art Nouveau, Alfons (Alphonse) Mucha.

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June 28, 2015

At the start of November 2014 JFD was invited over to this beautiful city, the ‘Venice of the North’, as guests of Wedding Magazine (Russia) and the Four Seasons Lion Palace Hotel, to show a selection of bridal and evening looks from the 2014 collection, together with some of the latest 2015 pieces.
What an amazing time we had, all thanks to the St. Petersburg team of supremely talented creatives led by the marvellous Wedding and Event planner, Marina of Wed-Manager.

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