The world's largest fashion and beauty event arrives in the capital for the first time - Clothes Show London will arrive in May 2009 in consummate style.
Leading fashion and beauty brands; a 2,500 seat Fashion Theatre and a host of celebrity and expert appearances over three days – the inaugural Clothes Show London looks set to launch with panache. Taking place at the ExCeL Exhibition and Conference Centre from 29 – 31 May 2009, Clothes Show London will be a mecca for every aspiring fashionista - offering a unique experience of shopping, indulgence, celebrity expert advice, catwalk shows and trend reports for the UK's largest fashion city.
Visitors will be able to shop across an outstanding selection of high street, designer and boutique outlets; as well as sample a unique selection of hair and beauty products – before taking in a fashion show extravaganza at the Fashion Theatre; on one of the largest catwalks in the world.
The Jessica Natural Nail and Champagne Bar is the quintessential 'Carrie Bradshaw' spot – get your nails done with your girlfriends, whilst sipping champagne, and then head over to the Designer Beach in association with Company – a stunning re-creation of 'Voile Rouge' from the glamorous beach resort St Tropez. Alternatively, visitors can chill out to Buddha Bar beats Bar Maroc, designed to re-create the vibe of a Moroccan lounge.
The Expert Studio will offer visitors an exclusive opportunity to learn the secrets of celebrity gurus in the fields of fashion, beauty, lifestyle, nutrition and wellbeing. Whilst the Style Stage situated at the heart of the show will offer visitors the latest advice, tips and style secrets from the ever-changing fashion world.
There will also be a whole host of make-up and hair demonstrations presented by top celebrity hair dressers and make-up artists showing you exactly what you need to know for the perfect pout or that head-turning hairstyle.
The inaugural Clothes Show London is recognised across the fashion and beauty industry's experts and magazines receiving unprecedented support from the stylish Look magazine, fashion trade publications Diary and Drapers. VTCT is the specialist awarding body for hair and beauty and offers arrange of nail services qualifications.
The event will also see the winners of the inaugural The Clothes Show Style Awards, The Clothes Show Nail Awards, The Clothes Show Make-up Artist of the Year Award, The UK Beauty Awards and The British Textile Awards announced across the weekend. The awards support emerging and established fashion industry talent alike; with each award hosting a selection of categories to celebrate the industry's renowned products and experts.