Howdy pretty readers and we hope that your week has been fantastic to this point and that you’re all protected and properly after the acute wind and storms.
No matter your plans for this weekend, we hope you may have probably the most fabulous time. In the present day, we now have one thing that may positively brighten your midweek as we’re joined by Clare Lloyd, proficient designer and maker of unbelievable wedding ceremony headpieces and jewelry. Not solely are we simply so thrilled to introduce you to Clare and her work however there’s additionally the possibility to win your alternative of a marriage headpiece or jewelery price an incredible £400!
So, earlier than we let you know extra in regards to the giveaway and share the all-important entry particulars, let’s meet Clare and discover out extra about her work, her inspiration and her deliciously intricate signature model…
Clare Lloyd Equipment
Clare Lloyd Bridal Equipment started in 2012 when her sister received married and Clare, who was already working a bit part-time jewelery enterprise, created jeweled bouquets, hair equipment and jewelery for the bride-to-be. Clare says that she ‘fell down a rabbit gap’ of vintage headpieces and, a decade later, is now making items for brides all around the world.
It is unimaginable to not love Clare’s signature model that comes with detailed, intricate and complicated botanical and floral beadwork and metalwork. She’s clearly impressed by nature however there’s additionally a nod to the types of historic headdresses, adornments and jewelery within the designs too.
All these strands of inspiration are then drawn collectively to create items which are simply beautiful and delightfully distinctive.
“I really like coloration and I’ll usually incorporate delicate and smooth colours into my work and generally daring and intense coloration too. I additionally adore vintage headpieces and Historic Greek and Roman crowns and I am fascinated with how folks managed to make such detailed work lots of and generally 1000’s of years in the past, so I’d say that my signature model is influenced by Historic Greek laurel wreaths, by the beautiful jeweled botanical European headdresses made for Royalty and by the pure world.”
“As my model has developed, I’ve develop into extra decided to make my work, processes and supplies as moral, earth-friendly and sustainable as I can so my most up-to-date work is created utilizing solely recycled treasured metals and ethically sourced semi-precious stones.”
“My supplies are stunning however rigorously sourced from UK suppliers and I do not use any chemical substances in my making processes when working with metals. Every little thing is made by hand by me and I exploit quaint instruments and methods from silversmithing, bead embroidery and wirework. A part of my studio seems to be a bit like an previous instrument shed however each instrument and course of is rigorously used and meticulously made by hand by me.”
“In brief, my designs are a bit bit completely different; I have a tendency to not observe developments or fashions however as an alternative intention to create stunning, beautiful and treasured future heirlooms that may develop into a bit a part of the ladies that I make them for.”
“My designs are made with thought for the planet and they’re designed to face the check of time and be handed all the way down to future generations. I design and create to mirror the model, character and goals of the particular person I am working with. Having one thing designed and made for you that no person else will ever have is kind of particular.”
In the present day, to have fun the completion of Clare’s Omorfa Fylla assortment, we’re thrilled to provide the alternative to win your alternative of headpiece or jewelry, from any of her collections, to the worth of £400.
To enter, observe @clarelloydacessories on Instagram after which full the straightforward type beneath.
Everybody coming into this competitors will obtain an unique saving on buy from the Clare Lloyd Equipment on-line store. There will even be one fortunate winner chosen to win any design/s as much as the worth of £400.
To search out out extra about Clare Lloyd Bridal Equipment and to view the collections, merely go to her web site. If you would like to debate a bespoke fee or when you have any questions, please e mail Clare by way of whats [email protected]
Phrases & Situations
1. This competitors will open on Saturday 19th February and shut at midnight on Sunday 27th February. The winner can be introduced the w/c Monday 28th February by e mail and social media.
2. To enter this competitors, you need to full the shape on this web page.
3. Your e mail can be securely maintained on each the Love My Gown and Claire Lloyd servers and added to each respective mailing lists. It is possible for you to to unsubscribe from these mailing lists at any time and your e mail won’t ever be shared with any third get together
4. Entrants should observe @clarelloydaccessories on Instagram (we’ll confirm that the chosen winner is doing so earlier than notifying them).
5. The winner could select any single prize they need from Clare Lloyd’s full suite of designs, as much as the worth of £400.
6. The prizes could take as much as Four weeks to ship.
7. Prizes aren’t transferable or eligible for trade or refund.
eighth. This giveaway is open to UK residents solely.