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New Inspirations

A little hint of pieces to come, here are the inspirations and design sketches of our new prints fresh from Patricia’s sketchbook. …

Archive Editorials

It may only be my second week at CPL as digital assistant but I’ve discovered a lifetime worth of fashion history in …

In Vogue

Over the 50 years Charles and Patricia Lester gowns have been featured in numerous publications all over the world. But there’s always …

Fabrics & Textures: A Close Up

Everything we do at Charles and Patricia Lester is made with ultimate luxury and quality in mind, from the fabrics to the manufacturing …

The weather observed

Observations on the British weather What else would we British talk about if the weather did not continue to astonish us – …

Couture velvet luxury jacket

press pictures

International Press coverage for Charles and Patricia Lester While sorting out archive press files I came across many articles and pictures that …

Hand painted velvet for luxury art couture

Art Couture

The art in couture       The jury is out – we are coming to a time in our lives and …