Olivia Deur is a Sydney based Couture Fashion & Costume Designer. Her designs and styling range across the fields of womenswear fashion, as well as female and male costumes for film, theatre and stage performance.
During her final year of studying Fashion Design and Production at the prestigious East Sydney TAFE campus in Australia, Olivia was awarded first place in the Cutting Edge Youth Fashion Awards.
Upon graduation in 2oo2, Olivia worked for Lisa Ho as their Design Assistant,working closely with Australia's premier designers, Lisa Ho and Genevieve Smart.
From 2004, Olivia became a freelance womens and menswear designer in Sydney while preparing to leave Australia in 2005 to fulfil her career goals to move to London, where she set up her own fashion design and production studio.
Soon after, Olivia made her entree to the London filmmaking/performing set, and has since honed her skills as a costume designer and stylist.
From 2008, Olivia was making a name for herself as a couture fashion & costume designer, producing everything by hand from her studio in Notting Hill, London.
In 2017 Olivia returned to Sydney to explore and expand her client base in the Southern Hemisphere.
It is rare for a designer to design and produce their whole collection as Olivia does. Her couture gowns are named after the women who surround or inspire her. They are designed and made for strong, sophisticated women who have a love for luxurious, impecably cut and made, unique garments.