A day with Riwaa Nerona

In July of this year, I had the privilege of meeting my favourite designer, and of gaining an insight into her world. Riwaa Nerona is a self-taught seamstress and corsetiere based in Prague, who specialises in luxurious foundations, beautifully embellished … Continue reading

A dream come true – My visit to the Touchable stockings factory

Although hosiery is now optional, stockings used to be a big deal, especially when nylon stockings were invented. Women would not leave the house without them and even during World War II when the use of nylon was diverted to … Continue reading