LEONIE CLAIRE LAWMON – Managing Director
Leonie is the Managing Director of Leonie Claire Bridal. She graduated from Nottingham Trent University with a 1ST Class Honours Degree in Fashion Design. Her first job straight from University was training in bespoke bridal design & construction with a British Bridal designer and she has now worked in the bridal industry for 16 years. She opened the original Leonie Claire in central Brighton in 2006 and has recently moved to a stylish new location in Hove. Coming from a design background Leonie fully appreciates the cut, fit and quality of a gown in terms of style and materials. This means that the carefully selected gowns you will find in the Leonie Claire Bridal Boutique are nothing less than exceptional. Leonie has always believed that customer service should be perfection and she trains her staff to think like she does. Every bride is treated with total respect and loyalty. Above all else her team are carefully selected to represent the characteristics that Leonie herself swears by; honesty, integrity and passion for our product.
MIA DOUGLAS – Bridal Stylist
Mia is our bridal stylist at Leonie Claire. With a background in fashion she has a great eye for choosing the perfect gown for our clients. As a bride to be herself she is always super keen to fully immerse herself in tales of your wedding plans. The more you tell her the better she can help you find the perfect dress an accessories for your special day. You will meet Mia at your initial consultation. Once you have chosen your gown she will be on hand for styling appointments and will be there to assist at your technical fittings. If you ever need any advice for choosing underwear or shoes or even how to wear your hair, Mia is your girl. Always jolly, full of beans and super smiley we adore her crazy happy personality and love for all things bridal.
JUSTINE CLARE – Head of Administration
Justine is the Mary Poppins of Leonie Claire and will likely be your first point of contact when you book to visit the boutique. She manages our diary and the office and will be at the end of the telephone or email to help and advise. With exceptional organisational skills and a sunny joyful disposition we adore her precision and ability to work at lightening speed when things need to get done. You will hear from Justine regularly throughout your journey as a Leonie Claire bride whether it be phone calls to remind you of what to bring to appointments or emails with VAT invoices for purchases. She is also a fountain of knowledge when it comes to the local area so if you are making a day of your visit and would like some tips for lunch locations just ask Justine.