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My London Fashion Week…

My ‘Fashion’ week started on Thursday 11th September at the GQ style night on Carnaby Street.

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The next of couple of days consisted of doing a bit of people watching (one of my favourite things to do). I love people watching not just for fashion week but all year round but there is something about Somerset House during fashion week that makes people watching even more enjoyable (oh that sounds somewhat creepy doesn’t it?!).

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Monday…I attended the BloggersLoveLFW event which took place at the Penthouse, Leicester square! It was a fantastic evening as I got to meet some fabulous new brands as well as take home loads of wonderful goodies on offer which I have worn throughout the week.

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Absolutely love these Telles Silk Scarve

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and this necklace by Nadia Minkoff

Tuesday was rest day from London Fashion Week events but the topic was still on fashion. I went to the Google offices to talk how google can help your eCommerce business within the fashion industry. This event was organised by the guys from Fashion Forum LDN

Hump day Wednesday, I was invited to an exclusive party organised by French Connection with Troy the Magician being the guest of honour The evening was fabulous and consisted of champagne, loads of sweet treats and a DJ playing the finest tunes with myself and a few of the other guests strutting our stuff to Candy by Cameo…check out the song here (its hard not to dance when this song comes on…ha).

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On to Thursday….ah Thursday was a long but enjoyable day. I attended a total of five events on this day, some I was invited to and some I randomly stumbled upon.

First up was breakfast at Mango talking careers and viewing the latest collection.

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For me fashion is more than how we look, I love hearing the story behind the brand. So you can imagine my excitement when I was invited to watch a presentation on the current collaboration G-Star Raw has with Pharrell Williams. A collaboration in which Pharrell himself initiated (this man does not only look great at 41 but is also a genius).  The collaboration ‘Raw for the Oceans’…wait for it….Denim made from recycled plastic bottles. Click here to see what it is all about! What a fab idea?!

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After that it was off to Joy Everley – Fine Jewellers 16th Birthday where I enjoyed cocktails and cupcakes. The jewellery range is inspired from the creators’ own desire to wear unusual, fresh and enhancing jewellery design incorporating precious metals and stones. Absolutely loved the collection!

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Next I slipped into an art gallary!

Final event the day ended with a trip to the House of Fraser beauty event, as well as discounts on various beauty products the evening also consisted of cocktails and champagne as well as Music from Arize, an up and coming girl band who has recently appeared on the xfactor.

Friday….I enjoyed a Q&A session with Jasmine Guinness, model turned designer answered an arrany questions including ‘what is your style day-to-day?’ Jasmine said “Jeans and trainers due to working in a toy shop and in the evening I like dressing up in a nice dress”. Jasmine also said she likes to mix high street with designer as it is always good to mix things up.

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Saturday…it was off to the Marks and Spencer catwalk show at  Somerset House for London Fashion Weekend. Quite impressed with the latest offerings from M&S!

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Sunday…and that is a wrap, well until next week that is! But for now I’ll be in bed catching up on my shows. #GoodStuff

 

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Yay or nay to wearing black to a wedding?

A wedding is a joyful happy occasion. So why would anyone want to wear black to a wedding when they could be wearing this lush pink dress?! Wearing black (in Moks’ eyes) is disrespectful!

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Here’s to making your next wedding outfit a lush one! Check out this dress from Kate Spade NY…one of my favourite designers for bright colours.

 

Chic and Seek…

***New shop alert***

Ladies you need to check out new store Chic & Seek on Portland Road (you heard it here first).

What a lush evening I had last night at the fabulous Chic & Seek’s grand opening on Portland Road. Lush canapes and champagne flowing all evening but spotting some lush ‘new’ clothes for my wardrobe was what got me super excited! Yep I will be popping back once payday arrives. The store is filled with luxury brands at affordable prices…did you hear me???…LUXURY BRANDS AT AFFORDABLE PRICES!!

The store has a uniqueness about it, they work with some of London’s chicest women who recycle their wardrobes through Chic & Seek. The company hand-selects every item allowing the customer to find fabulous luxury for fantastic value with the end result for the customer to not only feel great about their unique purchase but to know they have given something a second life.

Rewind to the start of the evening…I didn’t really know what to expect from the evening. I was greeted with this vintage car which was directly outside the store and gave an unexpected feel of what could be expected within the store itself. 20140312_184755

Once inside I was given a chilled glass of champagne alongside some lush canapes. 20140312_190057

…and then it was all about the clothes….ooooh I spotted so much lushness *eyes lit up like a kid in a candy store*

I spy with my little eye…a Diane Von Furstenberg leather jacket with studs, I need this in my life (we all know that a leather jacket is a must-have piece in anyone’s wardrobe and this one is well…FABULOUS). 20140312_185211

Check out some of the other lushness what you can expect in the store…from accessories to jackets to shoes to bags there is something for everyone. Fabulous darling…!

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Go to http://www.chicandseek.com now for more incredible must-haves…I promise you will not be disappointed!