Red Carpet Fashion

The following list is a sample of some of the celebrities dressed by Charles and Patricia Lester – many of them are private customers, others have bought items from stores and/or through personal shoppers. The list is not definitive and the names are not in any particular order.

Elizabeth Taylor

Barbra Streisand

Anjelica Huston

Whitney Houston – her mother Cissy and grandmother.

HRH Princess Michael of Kent

HRH Princess Margaret

Irina Maleeva


Whoopi Goldberg

Countess of Burlington – Laura Roundell

Tilda Swinton

Sheila Hancock

Jill Quertier

Maggie Smith

Helena Bonham Carter

Alison Elliot

Elizabeth McGovern


Jacqueline Wilson



Natalia Vodianova


Dame Judi Dench

Dame Shirley Bassey

Iris Williams

Lauren Bacall

Shakira Caine

Julie Christie

Sian Philips

Vanessa Redgrave

Mia Sara

Joanna Lumley

Felicity Lott

Angela Gheorgiu

Aretha Franklin


Catherine Wyn-Rogers

Bette Midler

Jessica Lange

Dame Emma Kirkby

Mrs John Cleese

Claire Bloom

Dame Helen Mirren

Padma Lakshmi

Catherine Bott

Mary Lazar

Charlotte Rampling

Sarah Walker

Isla Blair

Nicole Tibbles

Emma Thompson

Janice Watson

Catherine Pierard

Kyung Wha Chung

Maya Angelou

Sandy Powell

Pauline Quirke

Linda Robson

Bridget Gless Keller

The Duchess of Kent

The Swingle Singers

The Lady Sainsbury

Eleanore David

The Duchess of Richmond

Naomi Tate

Linda Rogers

Toni Braxton

Gaynor Cook

Eva-Maria Westbroek