Catwalks, model castings, festivals and fairs, launches, exhibitions and talks, store openings and shopping nights, workshops and beauty events ...introducing a regular round-up of upcoming fashion and beauty dates for your diary across Yorkshire. If you have an event you would like to be included in the Yorkshire Fashion Diary listings, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
June 23-24, 2018: Saltaire Vintage Home & Fashion Fair hosted by Rose & Brown Vintage, Victoria Hall, Saltaire, West Yorkshire BD18 3JS. With 40+ stalls of genuine vintage loveliness for you and your home, all from the 1920s to the 1980s, and wonderful teas from Interlude Tea Room & Emporium. See http://www.roseandbrownvintage.co.uk/default.asp?textpage=fair
June 23-Sep 22, 2018: The T-Shirt: Cult | Culture | Subversion. Exhibition giving an insight into the history and culture of the the T-shirt, including as a means to broadcast social, musical and political passions, and as a creative tool for expressing innovative design. Spanning 50 years and featuring more than 100 rare and groundbreaking examples, the exhibition includes surviving pieces customised by Vivienne Westwood in the 1970s, alongside classic designs from the archives of artists, musicians, collectors and designers. Curated and organized in partnership with Fashion & Textile Museum, London. Part of the Great Exhibition of the North 2018 programme #GetNorth2018. Please note, the exhibition contains some explicit language and images. Gallery & Panorama FREE ADMISSION. Open Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm (last admission 4.45pm). Visit: https://www.barnsleycivic.co.uk/events/the-t-shirt-cult-culture-subversion
June 23, 2018: Ladies’ Day at Redcar. Other Yorkshire Ladies’ Days: Wednesday, August 8 – Pontefract; Wednesday, August 15 – Beverley; Friday, August 17 – Catterick; Thursday, August 23 – York; Saturday, September 8 – Thirsk; Thursday, September 13 – Doncaster; Saturday, October 27 – Go Racing in Yorkshire Best Dressed Lady Racegoer Grand Final – Doncaster. The prize for the overall winner includes a luxury two-night break in a spa suite with treatments at the Best Western Premier Mount Pleasant Hotel, Doncaster, a piece of vintage jewellery with a value of over £2,500 by loveVintagediamonds.com and a £500 voucher for designer boutique Yasmine of Bawtry & Epworth. The winning lady also becomes the face of Go Racing in Yorkshire for 2018. See www.goracing.co.uk.)
July 5, 2018: Ladies Night at Meadowhall shopping Centre, 5pm to 9pm, online booking now open. Soap star Jamie Lomas and the Capital Yorkshire crew plus lots of pampering, bargains, goodies and fizz. With tickets in high demand, those looking to book are urged to register in advance at https://www.meadowhall.co.uk/ladies#kxScKuFx0I6e1GkR.97.
July 5, 2018: Fashion Show in the event space at Leeds Kirkgate Market by Cutout Dolls.
July 10-12, 2018: Great Yorkshire Show Kuoni Fashion Pavilion: Catwalk shows every day at 11am, 12.30pm, 2.30pm and 4pm. Featuring new collections by John Lewis, Barbour, Brook Taverner, The Shepherdess, Huff Equestrian, Joanna Rishworth, Drunk in Love Couture, Barnsley College. Catwalk co-ordinated by Morton Gledhill: The Fashion Team. Tickets for the Great Yorkshire Show at https://greatyorkshireshow.co.uk/
July 13, 2018-April, 2019: York Castle Museum: A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes, a touring exhibition from The Civic, Barnsley. https://www.yorkcastlemuseum.org.uk/
July 21-22, 2018: Great Seaside Vintage Fair, Whitby Pavilion. http://www.roseandbrownvintage.co.uk/default.asp?textpage=home
Now-Oct 26, 2018: Himalayan Fashion - at Lotherton Hall, near Leeds. Discover sumptuous silk brocades, geometric dhaka cotton weaves, fine Kashmir wool shawls and rainbows of printed prayer flags. Entrance to hall and grounds, £7.50 (adults), see https://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/lothertonhall/himalayan-fashion