Hi, I’m Debbie Carlisle - welcome to my blog! Keep coming back for lots of news about me and my bridal accessories and other related goodies that inspire me in my life and work and which I hope will inspire you too!


Halfpenny London, 10 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London, WC1H 0JL

Kate Halfpenny is an award winning celebrity stylist and costume designer, who in 2005 launched her namesake bridal and couture collection Halfpenny London. Often described as an “industry secret”, Kate has designed for and styled celebrities including British Vogue Editor Alexandra Shulman, Kate Moss, Erin O’Connor and Emilia Fox. Kate’s dresses are hugely sought-after designs which mix classic bridal with vintage style and contemporary cool. Visit Kate’s Bloomsbury boutique by appointment only.

Visit or call 020 3441 8894.

The White Room at 20 Norfolk Row, Sheffield, S1 2PA.

An innovative, elegant and contemporary bridal boutique created from a passion for people, rock and roll vintage loveliness, romance and all things wedding. Stockists of Jenny Packham, Halfpenny London, Cymbeline, Sassi Holford, Stephanie Allin, Suzanne Neville and Claire Pettibone.

Visit or call 0114 272 2336.

Cicily Bridal, 6 Bath Street, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, LE65 2FH.

Cicily Bridal is a beautiful bridal boutique which offers a fabulous selection of gowns from designers including Stephanie Allin, Naomi Neoh, Charlie Brear, Lyn Ashworth, Augusta Jones, Paloma Blanca, Alan Hannah and Two Birds Bridesmaids.

Visit or call 01530 587336.

Coco & Kate Atelier, The Dovecote, Hatton Shopping Village, Warwickshire, CV34 8XA

Coco and Kate Atelier is a luxurious bridal boutique in a gorgeous setting which stocks a carefully chosen selection of gowns by Maria Senvo, Stephanie Allin, Watters and Wtoo.

Visit or call 01926 257380.

Lamesley Bridal, 109 Broughton Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3RZ.


An upmarket vintage inspired bridal boutique in the heart of Edinburgh which specialises in individually hand-picked dresses from top UK designers Charlie Brear, Ritva Westenius and Stephanie Allin.

Visit or call , 01315 566384.

Melle Cloche, 715 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 8QX

A beautiful wedding accessories boutique in Glasgow’s upmarket West End which prides itself on selling everything but the dress! Choose from a wide variety of headpieces - including a selection of my pieces - as well as shoes, veils, garters, handbags, lingerie and jewellery for your big day.

 Visit or call 0141 3392982.



Today I am so happy to tell you all about the newest addition to my list of gorgeous boutique stockists - the wonderful Halfpenny London.

Halfpenny London is the flagship Bloomsbury boutique which is home to the  designs of the same name created by celebrity stylist and designer Kate Halfpenny.

September 29 - 2014

A new stockist for Debbie Carlisle - celebrity stylist and designer Halfpenny London.

Kate’s bridal gowns mix classic styling with a vintage sensibility and a touch of contemporary cool and include stunning mix and match separates which range from simple slip dresses with a choice of delicate overlays to frothy tulle skirts that can be teamed with your choice of embellished top. There’s also a couture service for brides who want something designed especially for them.

Kate stocks a large selection of my accessories in her stunning boutique where quirky vintage finds nestle alongside rows of gorgeous bridal gowns in the most amazing bridal tones and array of luscious fabrics.

You can visit Kate’s boutique at 10 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London, WC1H 0JL by appointment only. If you are hoping to try on specific designs check when you make your appointment to be sure the boutique has what you want to see in stock first. Visit or call 020 3441 8894.

Kate has styled and designed for celebrities including British Vogue editor Alexandra Shulman, Kate Moss, Emilia Fox and Erin O’Connor. In 2005 she launched her bridal and couture collection Halfpenny London.

Most recently Kate designed a beautiful embellished gown for Lucie Cave, Editor in Chief of Heat magazine, who married Ben Lunt earlier this month.

Lucie (pictured below left) chose one of my wedding headband designs, Odette, from Halfpenny London to wear for her evening reception after she had removed the romantic veil she wore for her daytime ceremony.