Thomas von Nordheim

Thomas von Nordheim

Bespoke Tailoring and Couture Dressmaking


"My unique expertise and skills attract diverse commissions for bespoke garments of the highest quality from discerning private clients and the creative industries."

Thomas von Nordheim is an award winning master tailor and designer.

Since doing a traditional tailoring apprenticeship nearly 30 years ago, he has worked for many couturiers and high profile clients. He now solely works on bespoke commissions for private individuals and theatre and opera to include ROH Covent Garden and the Met NYC.

For over a decade Thomas has been a regular lecturer at London College of Fashion, The Royal College of Art, Royal College of Music & Drama, Historic Royal Palaces etc.
Thomas also educates through his acclaimed book publication and holds master classes at his beautiful Cockpit Arts studio for students coming from all over the world.



Cockpit Arts Awards

  • 01/01/2007 - 01/01/2008
    Cockpit Arts / NADFAS Award Winner

fashion and accessories

Thomas offers an old fashioned true bespoke service. Each garment is conceived in personal consultation with the client and then meticulously hand cut, fitted and assembled using traditional techniques in our atelier.


From classic, traditional or vintage to cutting edge modern, demure to dramatic, we make bespoke outfits for brides & grooms or their mothers. Consult us regarding your
dream wedding dress, going away outfit or even trousseau.

other crafts

Besides his tailoring expertise Thomas trained in millinery with Royal warrant holder Marie O'Regan and Jane Smith. The emphasis is on hand made couture pieces, which can complement the clients commissioned outfit beautifully.