Jody Bell, a mother from Enfield, is 40. She has been designing and wearing her own creations for 10 years. The designer is a former account manager for YSL. She also founded charity Grant A Wish, which helps children’s homes and homeless shelters.
Her refreshing Spring/ Summer line is chic in it’s blue, white and green accents. The line gives the feeling of a day by the sea or vacation on a tropical island.
Jody Bell creates luxurious garments that are versatile and look as good on the beach as they do out on the town, can be dressed up or down and work for a most women, irrespective of age or budget.
The Jody Bell collection combines timeless style with cultural influences drawn from the Mediterranean woven into exuberant and original designs.
The expert cuts grace the form and are seen in glamorous day and evening wear, playsuits, sundowners and kaftans – Jody’s trademark garments, many featuring the fairy tale bell sleeve.
Complementing the elegant silhouettes comes detailing in the form of the finest quality lace and tassels, and the delightful rose gold bell – the Jody Bell hallmark of quality. Beautiful handbags and hats make this collection bang on trend and ideal for sporting and social occasions.
A great traveller, Jody Bell scours the globe looking for the best fabrics to work with while her influences are taken from her passion for art and the light and colours of the Mediterranean that is her home. From these influences come her masterly designs and trademark style that crosses eras, continents and seasons.
To make garments that make women feel beautiful, sensuous, self-assured and confident. As a charity founder and philanthropist Jody Bell has strong feelings about Fair Trade and sustainability and produces clothes that not only look great but importantly allow women to feel good about themselves when they wear them.
Jody Bell utilises local resources in Northern Costa Blanca where her garments, hats and bags are made and works with local artisans and small factory owners to produce her beautiful pieces
IF YOU COULD DRESS ANY CELEBRITY WHO WOULD IT BE AND WHY?
Eva Longoria or Amal Clooney as they both have effortless and timeless style. No matter what they are wearing they always look elegant and glamorous.