Marking their 25th anniversary, Clothes Show Live 2013 is set to be the hottest ticket on the fashion calendar this year! Over 500 leading fashion and beauty brands, non-stop catwalk shows, gorgeous celebrities, tempting bars, and inspirational fashion demonstrations will all be spread over five exciting days. There’s something for everyone so whatever your style, it’s time to make space in your wardrobe. This fashion festival is not to be missed! Continue reading
The shortlisted finalists for this year’s Midlands Fashion Awards have been revealed. The event, hosted by ITV presenter Lucy Kite, will be held on Friday 11th October at The Penthouse, Birmingham. Celebrating emerging designers from across the region there will be networking opportunities for aspiring journalists, photographers and models. Tickets will be on sale from 8th August. Continue reading
Stuck for ideas for what to buy your nearest and dearest? Well, look no further and read this guide on the best places to go to find that special gift for Christmas. We want this phone (£29) for our office from Red Candy if anyone is buying… Continue reading
Win the ultimate fashion and beauty experience with Clothes Show Live 2012, the UK’s biggest fashion and beauty event! Clothes Show Live is giving FIVE lucky AREA readers the chance to win tickets to the show taking place from 7 – 11 December at NEC Birmingham. Continue reading
An impeccably dressed and fabulous crowd descended on the Botanical Gardens for an elegant evening of champagne, cupcakes and cutting-edge design. Continue reading
We’re giving away a selection of t-shirts, polo shirts and hoodies from Sin Star worth £200. Sin Star clothing have been raising eyebrows after launching over one year ago. With absolutely no previous retail experience or formal training in business or fashion, the label has grown from a simple concept to one of the biggest selling brands on ASOS as well as being sold nationwide in top stores such as Selfridges. Continue reading
The EASTPAK “Tag My Pak” crew will be in Birmingham this coming Saturday 16th July and bringing with them some of the UK’s most talented Graffiti artists, on hand to get creative at Selfridges. Continue reading
Here is the December/January combined edition of Area Culture Guide for your viewing pleasure.
Be sure to pick one up – they are HOT off the presses and we know how fast they move.
This issue is light enough on the Xmas theme but we do have some cracking competitions for you to enter if the thought of spending your hard earned cash on others is too much for you to deal with.
American fashion staple Forever 21 has finally reached UK shores, and will be opening its first store in Birmingham’s Bullring on 12th November.