CHELTENHAM FASHION WEEK
17 – 21 September 2012
Cheltenham has long been known as a cultural hub with festivals showcasing the very best in music, literature and science. With an ever increasing fashion presence, Cowley Manor is thrilled to be a Headline Sponsor of Cheltenham Fashion Week and home to many of the exciting events happening throughout the week.
Who wants to be a Milliner?
Wednesday 19 September at 7.30pm
£35 including a 2 course dinner
For hat lovers everywhere this is an event created especially for you. Watch and learn whilst three stunning Milliners compete against each other to create a bespoke hat in their own signature style, whilst all using the same materials, chosen by a Royal Milliner. Enjoy a two course dinner whilst our models take you through this season’s newest looks for millinery.
An Exclusive Designer Shopping Experience
Thursday 20 September from 10am to 6pm
Advanced tickets at £12.50 or £17.50 on the door and subject to availability. Tickets include VIP discount vouchers giving exclusive discounts on exhibiting brands.
For one day only Cowley Manor will be transformed into the most exclusive shopping address in the Cotswolds, with each bedroom becoming a boutique and the ground floor rooms home to the most prestigious and informative stylist sessions in fashion, hair and beauty. From what to wear, what to buy, what to rent and what to invest in, there will be a plethora of fashion brands to choose from, that are not available on the high street.
Inspiring style presentations will take place throughout the day, including must-have make-up tips, how-to hair styles and current fashion trends.
Meet Sarah Curran, founder of global online retailer my-wardrobe.com
Thursday 20 September at 12.30pm
£35 including a 2 course light lunch & VIP goodie bag
We are thrilled to welcome Sarah Curran - described as ‘The Woman who built wardrobes' with doors all over the world’. Sarah will explain her inspiration, challenges and passions for the business followed by a showcase of the my-wardrobe team's hot picks and designers of the season
'Sarah Curran's guide to the Autumn/Winter '12 trends'
Thursday 20 September at 3.30pm
£30 including Champagne High Tea and VIP goodie bag
‘For One Night Only’ Couture VIP Fashion Show
Thursday 20 September at 7.30pm
£100 includes champagne reception, 3 course dinner served with wine & VIP goodie bag. To reserve a table of 10 please email email@example.com
Join us for an evening of fine dining, music and glamorous fashion as we showcase new and established couture designers from all over the UK. This evening will raise money for our chosen charity Hop Skip & Jump.
Cheltenham Fashion Week presents Caryn Franklin
Friday 21 September at 10.30am
£20 including coffee & pastries
One of the biggest names in fashion, Caryn Franklin has over 30 years experience in the fashion industry, having been a presenter, writer, director and The Clothes Show Producer. Caryn will be talking about her fashion initiative ‘All Walks Beyond the Catwalk’ (co-founded with Debra Bourne and Erin O’Connor), working with influential catwalk designers and top industry creatives to celebrate more diversity within the fashion industry.