Career Highlights

  • Representing H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh at Gold Awards Ceremony in The Throne Room, St James’ Palace, London.
  • Appearing with H.R.H. The Princess of Wales in the ITV documentary and book, ‘In Private, In Public’
  • 1980-1997, Working with Lady Diana Spencer-H.R.H. The Princess of Wales Pre-Engagement, The Royal Wedding including private and public engagements.
  • Being made Hon. Fellow of the Chartered Society of Designers.
  • Being made Hon Fellow of Cardiff Metropolitan University.
  • Being made Honorary Fellow of the Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff University.
  • Having first book published, Style for All Seasons, and then A Dress for Diana both by Pavilion Books. In 2006, David published a 2nd edition Hard back & Special Limited Edition version this time published by Pavilion/Harper Collins
  • Becoming the only British designer to participate in ‘Night of a Hundred Stars’ (Finale fashion spot) at Radio City Music Hall, New York, with actress Ann-Margret and the Rockettes.
  • Being asked to participate in Fashion Aid with Sir Bob Geldof, A charity fashion extravaganza at the Royal Albert Hall. The Finale spot.
  • Fashion Aid, Japan (Tokyo) The Finale spot.
  • 150th Anniversary Celebration of the Royal College of Art Gala Fashion show, the Finale Spot.
  • Designing Virgin Atlantic Airline’s uniforms for Richard Branson.
  • Having entry in ‘Who’s Who’.
  • Having worked as fashion student for H.M. The Queen’s Couturier, Sir Hardy Amies at Saville Row, London for two seasons.
  • Producing a CD compilation of romantic ballads.