Welcome to my web site, my name is Bernadette Doherty. I have over
25 years experience in the fashion industry specialising in made to
measure bride, bridesmaids and evening wear. I also have extensive
experience in mothers of the bride, flower girls, day, race and
My background includes ten
years with well known Melbourne fashion houses where I gained
considerable experience in my field.
Since moving from Melbourne to Sydney over fifteen years ago I have built up
my small home based business and have had the opportunity to work with a
wide variety of garment styles and fabrics fulfilling a wide range of
requirements. Examples of these appear on my
My extensive made to measure experience enables me to be able to work
with a wide range of figures, figure problems and sizes. I also have
extensive experience with hand beading.
I am able to work from patterns, photographs or simply your ideas.
I also provide sewing lessons
for beginners or experienced sewers, please see my
Tuition page for more details.