Portfolio




Jo Durkin Bridal 2000 - 2010

Jo Durkin creates gowns for a stylish, modern fashion conscious bride. The beading I have designed and developed for her reflects her unique fashion style. read more »

Silk Road Couture 1995 - 2003

Heavy silk fitted bodices with cinched in waists and bellowing majestic skirts are what Silk Road couture’s brides are drawn to. The hand embroidery on these gowns is very traditional. Victorian designs tambour read more »

Ervan Woo

Ervan Woo 1995 - 2011

Classic beauties are the words that come to mind when creating beading for Ervan Woo. His elegant designs make every bride a traditional vision. Every bride chooses the beading that adorns her gown read more »

Sarah Devine 1998 - 2010

Streamline gowns are signature to Sarah Devine. I embellish waist bands and bodices using silver foiled Swarovski crystals and clear crystals read more »

Cancer Council Ball Fundraiser 2009

In 2009 Karen Torrisi Beading Services in Sydney Australia, was commissioned by George Gross to manufacture a star burst hot pink beaded read more »

Hand & Lock Finalist & Highest Australian Entry 2009

Hand Bead Embroidery and Tambour beading techniques were used in this award winning read more »

Belvoir St Theatre 2009

Pale pink georgette dress read more »

Chicago 2009

Chicago is very "Noir" in its appearance on stage. The costume read more »

Melissa Smith 2009

Melissa Smith, a Whitehouse Fashion School final year graduate in 2009, approached me to make her beading ideas for her lingerie and final range a reality. read more »

Red Rose Bridal Gown 2008

A garden of rich red roses, a commission by Soma designs, was my inspiration when creating these luscious three dimensional beaded rose appliqué pieces. The appliqué pieces were different sizes and configurations of roses and read more »