About Us

Meet the Team

De Vallenger Design
offers a variety of extensive fashion workshops, as well as is available for private workshop bookings.
The name 'De Vallenger' is French and derives from Caroline William's (Business Owner) Grandfather. It was an old family name, which had history dating back to Louis IX - where someone in the de Vallenger family was thought to be the King's personal physician. As a name that carried beauty and was derived from her family - it appeared t

Heather Rutherford

Style Consultant


Heather comes from a multi-disciplinary background which encompasses Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing, Journalism and Styling. Having been trained in Europe, as well as New Zealand and having worked with Stylists and Designers from around the world, she brings a wide range of experience and skills to the team.