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The Weekend Neos Kosmos : Wedding 2015
5 Wild and Romantic Every six months, Leah Sukroo can be found designing a new collection for Leah S Designs. Based in her two-storey Hallam store, the designer has the ideal set-up, sketching and cutting samples on the second level, with retail sales taking place on the ground fl oor. For the brand, along with great service, fresh design and quality, value for money has always been a priority. Each dress in the Leah S Designs range is pure perfection and priced under $2,000, so when you discover your dream dress in store, you know it will be attainable. “The most satisfying part of the business is seeing the brides through the experience of purchasing the dress and the fi ttings, and then seeing the photos from the day wearing a dress that you have created,” says the designer. This year’s range, infl uenced by the untamed beauty of Australia’s wild fl owers, has been named the ‘Wild Romantic collection, featuring both wedding dresses and debutante gowns. You can expect dresses cinched at the waist, with so fl owing skirts of chiff on, dainty lace and full tulle skirts. Ms Sukroo started Leah S Designs in the summer of ’02, while trying to fi nd her niche in the world a er completing high school. In 10 years, the designer has gone from strength to strength in the wedding gown business, starting from humble beginnings in Pakenham before moving to Dandenong and now Hallam.
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