London Fashion Week SS13 is Back with a Bang
Good news for fashionist as all over the globe! London Fashion Week is back with its wonderful Spring/Summer collections and catwalk shows. Once again, London Fashion Week will inject a burst of style into Somerset House, the impressive building where the show is usually held. A whole week dedicated to fashion freaks, here, you can expect 200 of the industry’s most creative designers and of course, catwalks, exhibitions, award ceremonies, and after-show parties. But don’t just sit there in front of the TV and watch all the action. Head to the capital city and be a part of the fashion fever engulfing the city. Here are some little details.
Event: London Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013
Date: 13th - 17th September 2013
Venue: Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R
Nearest Tube Station: Temple, Covent Garden, and Embankment
Nearest Accommodations: One Aldwych (0.1 mile), The Waldorf Hilton (0.2 mile), Grange Holborn (0.9 mile)
Fashion and a Lot More
It’s not just the designers and their latest collections that allure trend lovers to London Fashion Week from all over the world. The glamour the show offers is so seductive that tickets of the show are always in high demand. The top-notch designers guarantee extra-glamorous shows that make you utter nothing but “Wow”. Getting tickets to the main event is an uphill battle. But you can get tickets to the London Fashion Weekend though. And hotels are also filling up fast, so if you want to stay in proximity to the venue, it would be wise to book a hotel near London Fashion Week now.
A ticket to London Fashion Week means a ticket to the glamorous world of celebrities, fashion designers, experts, fantabulous clothes, catwalks, supermodels, vats of Champagne, and a lot more. These fashion show organizers know the drill and make every night of the week something to create a noise in among the fashion crowd.
London Fashion Week held in 2009 marked the 25th anniversary of this successful event. Consequently, at that time, the party atmosphere was even vibrant than before and fashionistas, designers, and models got together to celebrate. Even after 4 years, this glorious event shows no sign of letting up, bringing the finest fashion and the best party vibes to the world.
This year, some popular names will grace the stage with their trendy collections including Marios Schwab, Helena Christensen, Kate Phelan, Christopher Kane, Erdem, Richard Nicoll and JW Anderson. Some new names will also join the scene like Claire Barrow and Ryan Lo. The show promises to raise the bar this year too.
Other than the Fashion Week
London Fashion Week truly paints the town red. The streets of London become the ramp for catwalk and there’s a clutch bag full of trendy happenings so you have a lot more to explore other than London Fashion Week. Here are the things you can do other than visiting LFW.
• Pop Up Vintage Fair
Who knew designer vintage clothes could be so affordable. The Pop Up Vintage Fair taking place at Old Spitalfield Market will offer a wide range of designer ladies and menswear, vintage jewellery, and accessories on 21st September between 11am-5pm.Entry is free.
This new fashion party from Hollingsworth and Bourne promises a wonderful Vintage Fashion Show allowing you to peep into fashion through the ages. Besides, dance, DJs, and delightful concoctions at Bloomsbury Ballroom on 15th September 2013 are ready to make your experience, one to cherish forever. Tickets start from 30/£20.
• Designer Sales UK
Designer Sales UK plan a one-day flash sale of designer vintage collections with as much as 90% off retail rates. if you are plan to shop till you drop, make sure to be there at Mayfair Music Room on 19th September 2013, from noon to 8pm. Normal entry tickets start from £2/£1 only whilst VIP fast-track tickets are from £25.
• London Fashion Weekend
If you are shopaholic with a special interest in buying all things designer, then don’t miss London Fashion Weekend. For serious style shoppers, it’s the perfect place to be. Somerset House will be a house of designer bargains, retail oriented partying, and catwalk shows with tickets starting from just £16.50 (valid for shopping only). And if you want a VIP experience from 20th to 23rd September, expect to pay around £120.
London Fashion Week, this year, is sure to evoke the fashion conscious spirit in you. And if you are a fashion freak, it would be criminal to miss this wonderful opportunity.
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