The studio moodboard for the Alchemie Chinoiserie collection is rich in culture, history, myth and superstition. Discover key elements of Sabina’s research here, and view some of the images which inspired her designs.


This collection references the beautiful costumes of the Chinese Opera and the incredible work of artist Ron Pippin.

Below you can find the moodboard and a selection of relevant images.

The Alchemie Chinoiserie moodboard

Art by Ron Pippin

Chinese vanity mirrors from the Qing dynasty (The British Museum, London)

Art by Mark Fairnington (The Horniman Museum, London)

New and old images from The Mandarin Opera