Autumn/Winter 2013 is the shop's third collection of Vila Gallo and it keeps going from strength to strength. Snappy jackets, original coats, versatile blouses and easy dresses with a twist comprise this season's selection. Be another customer to tell us ...Read More

Most of the new Autumn/Winter 2013 stock has arrived at Katharine Bird now and just in time, considering the rapid change in the weather. As always for Autumn Winter, Occasion wear (Aideen Bodkin, Libelula, Nocturne) is supplemented with an extensive ...Read More

Hale Bob, luxurious dresses mainly in jersey, originates from Los Angeles. This shows in the glamous detailing but very easy wear. A Hale Bob dress is the quintessential dress up/dress down purchase. Put it in your case for your Summer ...Read More

This is a great time of year in the shop when all the new season deliveries arrive. It's always exciting to open the boxes and see what lovely garments will soon be available instore.  We've already had some casualwear from ...Read More

Wednesday  8th of June sees the annual Katharine Bird Summer Party. It's a chance for all the regulars to spend the evening in a relaxed atmosphere getting advice for the up coming major summer events whilst enjoying the obligatory Pimms ...Read More

Katharine Bird was all abuzz today with the rumour that Sophie Cranston, designer of all those lovely dresses from Libelula is the designer of Kate Middleton's Royal Wedding Dress. Yes, THAT dress. The rumour was made large by The Daily Mail ...Read More

A Press Collection is a special collection made to impress the world's fashion press and Gerard Darel make the very best Press Collections because, whilst being chic and achingly 'now', they are also utterly wearable - as modeled by actress ...Read More

Nocturne is a British label that we've stocked for a number of years for good reason, to which anyone who has one of their fabulous evening dresses can attest.  The label uses the finest silks or heavy crepe - whatever ...Read More

Hale Bob was a big hit this Summer.  It's dresses were just perfect for every occasion that needed occasion wear.  Colourful, easy to wear, with pretty sleeves and brilliant beading, we're happy to tell you that ...Read More

Libelula is mainly known for its gorgeous dresses ranging from evening, occasion to day wear. Set up and designed by Sophie Cranston, after her formative experience at Temperley, Libelula always uses sumptuous and beautiful fabrics of the highest quality. Known ...Read More