As we all know, London Fashion Week is just around the corner, and while this prestigious event is doubtless one of the city’s most prestigious fashion shows, there are also plenty of upcoming London fashion events set to capture your imagination and provide no end of inspiration in the month to come.
London Wedding Show
During the run-up to Valentines Day, this bridal fashion extravaganza will be melting hearts at the Excel London Exhibition Centre from February 4th – 5th.
The event will feature choreographed wedding fashion shows and an extensive list of exhibitors showcasing everything you need to start planning that dream wedding day! If you happen to miss the upcoming London Wedding Show at the Excel Centre, you’ll also be pleased to know that the UK’s famous Designer Wedding Show will be held later in the month – head on over to Battersea Park to experience drop-dead-gorgeous designer fashion shows for brides and grooms, from February 10th – 12th.
Pure London 2012
This event is billed as the ideal sourcing opportunity for the LFW fashion shows; Pure London takes place from February 12th – 14th, ensuring that fashionistas from all over the UK will fall head-over-heels for local fashion this Valentine’s Day. The three-day event will feature fashion shows on two different catwalks, and there will also be plenty of inspirational fashion seminars hosted by some of the industry’s most respected names.
Vintage Fashion Fair
If you’re the type who just can’t get enough of vintage fashion shows, London’s Vintage Fashion Fair is a must-see. The Fair is held on numerous dates throughout the year and the next upcoming event for 2012 will take place on February 19th at Primrose Hill. Here you’ll find plenty of gorgeous vintage fashion at reasonable prices, making it easier than ever to add some extra sparkle to your wardrobe for 2012!
Alternative Fashion Week
If you’re looking for some truly weird and wonderful fashion creations, this is the show for you! Alternative Fashion Week is one of London’s most celebrated fashion shows, and targets fashionistas with a distinctly different taste. The event will be hosted at Spitalfields Traders Market, and will include daily fashion shows featuring the work of 60 innovative and creative fashion designers. The show will take place from April 16th – 20th, and registration is open to designers, exhibitors and models.
Whether you’re a designer in search of creative inspiration, an exhibitor hoping to connect with fellow industry insiders, or a London fashionista looking for that perfect outfit and accessory, you’re sure to find just what you need at any of these exciting London fashion shows!
Guest author Nicky Warner is an experienced writer with a keen interest in London events, as well as leading London businesses and brands. If you’re looking for boot display hangers, Nicky will know just who to contact, and when it comes to suppliers of shoe hooks in London there’s no better fashionista to ask!