Desiree Koster Couture in London delivers the highest standards of bridal couture and women's tailoring where you the client, with the help of a professional designer, can be involved in creating the designer wedding dress of your dreams or that classic elegant suit you alway's wanted in your wardrobe.. Together we work very closely with you to choose perfect fabrics and detailing then we develop a truly personal, unique design, with impeccable fit. With the quality of couture tailoring, dedication, skill and passion that go into every garment, together with outstanding service governed by a transparent pricing policy means that we are able to offer you an outstanding service from beginning to end.
Behind the name
Since 1989 Swedish born Desirée Köster has lived in the UK and has had the pleasure of working within a range of couture fashion houses such as; Bellville Sassoon, Suzanne Neville, Ritva Westenius and the Royal Household. At these outstanding couture houses Desirée honed her technical skill, acquired her wisdom and unflappable charm. Through managing highly demanding and exacting sample rooms and gaining a detailed understanding of the couture dress making process flawlessly from beginning to end, she has a wide scope of knowledge of all aspects of couture.
Desirée is also a highly regarded specialist in pattern cutting, sample machining, hand-stitching and as a fitter both for collections and made to measure garments for weddings and a select, illustrious A-list clientèle and members of the Royal family. After gaining a name for herself from many years specialising in the hi-end fashion industry, clients started to come directly to Desirée for their couture dresses and advice, and in 2012 Desirée Köster Couture was born.
Need a dress?
If you are interested in having a truly special garment made, the first step is to contact us to book a consultation where we can discuss the ideas you have for design and fabrics. After this consultation, we will create some illustrative drawings of the design and to begin to discuss fabric amounts and quality so that a cost estimate can be drawn up. When you decide to go ahead with the order we will take your measurements and with a 50% deposit begin your perfect garment.