DESIGNER NAME: Lizzie McQuade
BACKGROUND: Lizzie is based in East London, but originally from Edinburgh, Scotland.
SIGNATURES: “Innovative hand-embellishment and feminine shapes.”
TRADEMARK PIECE: “AW14's black felt picture hat with etched brass leopard embellishment.”
THE COLLECTION: “The Petit Trianon, rose gardens, Rococo motifs, and ceremonial Thai headdresses.”
WHAT DO YOU CONSIDER YOUR GREATEST ACHIEVMENT? “Being selected for Headonism spring/summer 2015.”
IF YOU COULD DRESS ANYONE, WHO WOULD IT BE AND WHY? “I'd like to see my piece's worn by Cate Blanchett. As well as an amazing actress, she's a passionate campaigner for many great causes including womens' rights. Her personal style is feminine, confident and always beautiful, and she has a real eye for couture.”