Charles & Patricia Lester
Charles & Patricia Lester, MBE are leading couture fashion and textile designers based in Wales. They have been hand painting, designing and creating couture ladies gowns and interior design fabrics for over 50 years. Their name is recognised globally, having caught the eye of some of the world’s biggest names, including Barbara Streisand, Whoopi Goldberg, HRH the Duchess of Kent and the late icon, Elizabeth Taylor.
Their creations can be seen in a variety of museums around the world, including the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, Ohio State University – Wexner Centre, Phoenix Art Museum and Houston Museum of Fine Arts. Not only that, they have received an impressive array of awards over the years, including in 2012, when they each received an Honorary Fellowship from the University of Wales. Charles & Patricia Lester have also frequently showcased at many high profile design events in the world, including London Fashion Week.
At First of March, we can’t wait to see what’s next for Charles & Patricia Lester!