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Welcome to

House of Heyday!

Embroidery commissions & tuition, vintage clothing, accessories & styling!

House of Heyday is owned and run by Jessica Aldred, graduate of the Royal School of Needlework and former trainee of Le Keux Vintage Salon & Parties.

This is where all of Jessica’s skills, experiences and passions come together, so whether you’re looking for the highest quality hand embroidery products & services, beautiful vintage fashion or that perfect pin up look a very warm welcome to you, you’re in the right place!

Jessica co-authored Adventures in Needlework which was published by the Guild of Master Craftsman Publications (GMC) in 2011. She has worked on many public and private commissions, most notably she was a member of the team who created the embroidery for the wedding dress and veil for the Duchess of Cambridge. She has also demonstrated embroidery to HRH Her Majesty The Queen. Previous clients include the Royal School of Needlework, the Royal Opera House, History Wardrobe and Fine Cell Work.