Behind the scenes: The day before Fashion Week

Fashion Week kicks off TOMORROW!!!! The wait is over. Come down to The Brooks Shopping Centre Saturday 9th June for our Fashion Event – the catwalk show starts @ 12.30 next to Costa (more info here)! So, what did the Fashion Week team get up to today? Amber Grayson popped down to draw us a … Continue reading

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Winchester’s Fashionable Women #3

Name: Polly Noel-Storr Job: Head Of Buying, Wish Want Wear Connection to Winchester: Studied here Bio: Polly first came to Winchester to complete her Fashion Design degree at Winchester School Of Art and after a stint doing work placements in New York quickly found that her niche was in Buying. Polly has worked for Phase … Continue reading

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Fashion Week Event: The Brooks Fashion Event

Winchester Fashion Week 2012 kicks off THIS SATURDAY!!!! And what a busy week in the fashion calender it will be, what with Graduate Fashion Week and British Fashion Council’s London Collections! Winchester Fashion Week is here to showcase and celebrate all of our local emerging and existing fashion talent, please come down and support them … Continue reading

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W/S Preview: Rashi Rajguru/ Photographer

Our W/S magazine will be available from TOMORROW! If you would like a copy, please come and see us at our HQ @ The Brooks Shopping Centre in the unit next to Costa to pick one up for just £2!! They will also be available at all our events! (Tickets now available at winchesterfashionweek.com/tickets !) … Continue reading

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Winchester’s Fashionable Women #2

The second in our series of Winchester women who have made it in the fashion world. Name: Sarah Bacchus Work: SLB Style Ltd Connection to Winchester: Lives and works here Bio: Sarah owns and jointly runs SLB Style with her business partner Hannah. Sarah is widely regarded as one of the best nail technicians in … Continue reading

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WFW HQ @ The Brooks

The build up to WFW has begun and there is now 3 DAYS TO GO! Our first events start this Saturday 9th June with a FREE event at The Brooks Shopping Centre including a catwalk showcasing the latest trends from Beales, New Look and Primark including an exclusive peek at The Kelly Brook range @ … Continue reading

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Winchester’s Fashionable Women #1

The first in a series of interviews with fashionable Winchester women who have made it in the fashion world. Buy our W/S magazine to hear their words of wisdom. Name: Monica Welburn Job: Student and Blogger Connection to Winchester: Grew up here Bio:  Monica grew up in Winchester and then travelled to London to study … Continue reading

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W/S Preview: Amber Grayson / Illustrator

We have been lucky enough to work with some incredibly talented locals in the creation of our magazine – W/S. Illustrator, Amber Grayson, has created a number of illustrations for our magazine including a map showing the Winchester Fashion Week 2012 venues and some tea party images for our ‘How to host your own Vintage … Continue reading

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From sketches to stitches: Kylie Malcolm

From Sketches to Stitches: The Creative Process of a Designer with Kylie Malcolm Kylie Malcolm is an Australian designer based in Winchester. She has had experience working backstage with internationally acclaimed designers and is currently working on her Spring/Summer 2013 collection entitled ‘Women at War’ for her eponymous clothing line. The idea sprung from her … Continue reading

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Fashion Week Event: Cirque Du Fashion Shows

(video via Duncan Trevithick – opening video for Cirque du Fashion 2011). Over two nights for WFW 2012, the Cirque Du Fashion catwalk event is back for more! This will be a catwalk show to envy the Big Tops, so roll up, roll up!  The spectacle will be taking place at Winchester’s very own Guildhall … Continue reading

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