Waddesdon, Rothschilds & Mary Katrantzou

Recent interesting work for Waddesdon Manor as part of the collaboration between Greek fashion designer Mary Katrantzou and the Rothschilds. “Creatures and Creations“, inspired by the expansive private specimen collection of Walter Rothschild housed by the Natural History Museum at Tring, the 2nd Lord Rothschilds eccentric obsession has proven fertile ground for the creation of three new couture dresses by Mary Katrantzou. On display at the opulent Waddesdon Manor estate until the 27th October 2017, the capsule collection showcases a shimmering sunray pleated tiered gowns alongside intricate hand beaded dresses, embellished with glistening insects formed from Swarovski crystals.

Over recent weeks, we have been shooting ┬áthe latest range of products to be sold via Waddesdon’s online gift shop, which is always a pleasure although this comes with temptation – Rothschild wines, Waddesdon chocolate…