Creative Capes for the Super-Stylish!

Our bridal team are fresh back from Paris Bridal 2018 and, as always, the exciting inter­national festival was the perfect place to do some serious trend­spotting! One item of bridal wear that has really taken the world by storm recently is the cape; from short and stylish beaded capes to ethereal, flowing chiffon creations, we are head over heels for this particular trend.

Creating a unique cape will be easy for talented designers and here we offer some ideas of the best fabrics to use from our collection.

For beaded capes:

Lanisha-Ivory Beaded LaceLanisha Beaded Ivory Lace

Truly stunning, this is a highly-embellished fabric based on a rich ivory tulle. The design features layered flowers throughout, each of which centres on a glittering diamante.

Surrounding these beautiful blooms is a wide and diverse selection of embel­lis­hments, from sequins and beads to extra diamantes and an astonishing array of pearls. Further texture and excitement is added with embroidery and silver filigree wire.

Brianna-Ivory Hand Beaded LaceBrianna Hand-Beaded Ivory Lace

Rendered in the inimitable Raschel style, this is a delightful hand-embellished lace.

The edges are symmetrical, each with a feminine fringe and gentle scallops.


For chiffon capes:

Tempest-Silk ChiffonTempest Silk Chiffon

Extremely lightweight, this translucent fabric is pure luxury. Formed from 100% silk, Tempest is extremely elegant, its delicate aesthetic delivers a lustrous, floaty appearance.

The fabric is available in no less than 49 colours, ranging from soft pastel tones to vibrant, vivid hues and including classic white and ivory.

Benevolence-Polyester ChiffonBenevolence Polyester Chiffon

For a more cost-effective choice, Benevolence polyester chiffon is hard to beat.

Sourced from Italy and with a lightweight drape and smooth handle.

This fabric is available in a choice of 17 different colours.

Enjoy browsing through these fabulous fabrics and don't forget to send us your pictures: we would love to see your cape-tastic creations!

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