ABOUT US
The Team - Behind The Seams

We here at Harris & Howard Bespoke are always looking for determined individuals to join our team. Experience in bespoke clothing is not a prerequisite as we provide full comprehensive training and development. However, only highly motivated individuals with a proven track record in business development should inquire.

 

Are you interested in joining? Contact us today.

From left: Ronald Thornton, Larisa Logofatu, Claire Beddows, Tina Emery, Carl Emery, Mila Emery, Megan Courtney, Bruce Emery, Linda Emery, Andrew Buckle

Bruce Emery

Based in the Alderley Edge showroom full-time, Bruce is the managing director of Harris & Howard Bespoke.

 

Bruce couples both strategic planning and development skills with his dedication to building the company into the successful business it has become today.

Managing Director

“If you can’t be better than your competition, just dress better.”

— Anna Wintour

Linda Emery

A qualified City & Guilds Tailor, Linda has dedicated most of her life to sewing and tailoring.

 

Using her expert knowledge and skills, Linda is devoted to not only keeping our high standards upheld but also teaches others who are keen to master the craft, continuing the traditions of tailoring for generations to come.

Director & Seamstress

“Create your own visual style… Let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others.”

— Orson Welles

Claire Beddows

With over 30 years of experience in the industry as a seamstress and tailor, Claire has a wealth of experience and is essential to our workroom.

 

With great attention to detail, she oversees construction, finishing, and alterations to all garments, making sure our high standards are upheld.

Seamstress & Tailor

“To be noticed without striving to be noticed, this is what elegance is about.”

— Luciano Barbera

Megan Courtney

Working with Harris & Howard since 2016, Megan is a marketing professional who creates and prepares content for our marketing materials, including this very Look book.​

 

With qualifications in business, she also keeps track of inventory and client orders, making sure everything in the office is running smoothly.

Marketing

“Real luxury is understanding quality, and having the time to enjoy it.” 
G. Bruce Boyer

Ronald Thornton

Ronald is the newest and youngest member of the Harris & Howard Bespoke team.

 

Having already worked two years in the tailoring industry, he is keen to learn the secrets of the trade and is well on his way to becoming a professional clothier!

Customer Service

“Anyone can get dressed up and glamorous, but it is how people dress in their days off that are the most intriguing.”

— Alexander Wang

Larisa Logofatu

Originally from Romania, speaking four languages, and having worked in Madrid and Dubai, Larisa has an abundance of international experience.

 

Larisa is now based in our Alderley Edge showroom full-time, ensuring everything runs efficiently through a combination of administration and organisation skills.

Office Manager

“Fashion is about dressing according to what’s fashionable. Style is more about being yourself.” 

— Oscar de la Renta

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