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The making of the Elisanth corset and ensemble

Collaborating with one of my favourite models; what could be better?!? Last year I had the honour of creating an outfit for the lovely alternative model Elisanth. After chatting for a while over email to get an idea of Elisanth’s likes and dislikes, I drew up several sketches of possible […]

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Photographing the Poison Dragon and the Anaiwan Druid

It is a frantically busy time of year, with lots of exciting things happening. I have been working on lots of interesting creations, which I can’t wait to share with you! I am also in the middle of moving studio, to a more spacious and conveniently close to the city […]

Kultur Magazine Issue 44.1

We are honoured to have had a massive feature published in Kultur Magazine issue 44.1! The feature showcases Miss Twisted and Angeline Bubsy as fae queens, in their elaborate Lyris gowns and corsets.

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The making of the Poison Dragon

Ballgowns! Who doesn’t love ballgowns? The more elaborate, the better, in my case!! Have you ever wondered just what goes into a detailed and extravagant design? Here is a little look behind the scenes at the making of the Poison Dragon gown. This gown was a commission for The Goblin […]

Strange Beauty Magazine Vol.7

Lyris Design was featured again in Strange Beauty Magazine, volume 7! Clothing by Lyris Design Photography by Break Free Photography Hair by Gorejess Designs Make up by Elvis Schmoulianoff: Vegan Makeup Artist Models: Lady Lithium, Alysander Stanley

Strange Beauty Magazine Vol.6

The stunning Eden Archaique was featured in vol.6 of Strange Beauty Magazine, in her Lyris corset gown.   Clothing and headpiece by Lyris Design: www.lyrisdesign.com Photography by Sasha Photographie Hair and make up by Gorejess Designs Model: Eden Archaique  

Nocturna Carnevale 28/11/14

We had an exciting time on the catwalk again last Friday! My team of models are the loveliest and most stunning creatures ever, made even more so by the exquisite hair and make up skills of Gorejess Designs. A huge thanks to a very supportive and lively audience! Check out […]

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Damed Magazine Issue 3 & 4

Lyris Design was thrilled to have two of our creations appear in the latest double issue of Damed Magazine. Check out the tearsheets of the stunning Angeline Bubsy in her Lyris gown. Clothing by Lyris Design Photography, hair and make up by Mad Dame Model: Angeline Bubsy ~ Model

Carpe Nocturne magazine vol.09 no.2

Lyris Design was featured in the magazine Carpe Nocturne, as a six page spread in their special Steampunk issue! Page 212-217 Click here to view the magazine.

Wintervalk in The Age newspaper

The Age newspaper featured an article on Melbourne’s Wintervalk yesterday, with a photo of dashing Alysander Stanley in his Lyris Design coat, cravat and waistcoat. To everyone at the Wintervalk, I hope you had a wonderful time! Please click here to link to the article.