Newcastle upon Tyne: fashion hub of the North East and the home of Jules B. From having its very own fashion week to offering award-winning courses in Fashion Design, Marketing & Communication at Northumbria University. Following hugely successful graduate shows last summer, Northumbria’s Fashion graduates have been honoured by the CFDA and been approached by renowned fashion veterans including Abercrombie & Fitch, House of Holland and the prestigious Parisian fashion house, House of Balmain.
This week, on July 30th, the prestigious stadium (and home of Newcastle United) St James’ Park will play host to Amilio Couture’s charity fashion show, helping to raise money for a fantastic cause – Children’s Cancer UK. On the runway will be Amilio Couture’s summer collection of elegant evening wear. Hair will be blow-dried and curled to perfection by Toni & Guy, with make-up by Mac cosmetics. Guests will be greeted with canapés and a champagne reception with a Toni & Guy goodie bag, whilst entertainment will be provided by up-and-coming live performers & a raffle offering signed Alan Shearer framed photos, signed Muhammed Ali boxing gloves & signed football shirt, amongst many more.
Charity events call for a balance of style and elegance, perfectly calculated to not only dress appropriately, but to turn heads. Here at Jules B, we have have put together some options that would guarantee your status as the belle of the charity ball:
Guaranteed to make a designer-led impact and effortlessly chic, this covetable Vivienne Westwood ensemble cinches in at the right places to yield a classy feminine silhouette. Crafted from premium woollen tartan and crisp silk, the authentic Scottish-inspired outfit will garner the attention of many admiring eyes.
Parisian label Kenzo crafts punchy pieces full of character for fashion-conscious females, this ensemble channels an eclectic fusion of fashion-forward edge and the sophistication essential for fashion event dressing. On-trend cut out heels complete the outfit to perfection, injecting a dash of attitude.
Make sure you take advantage of this rare occasion to dress up, and make an appearance at Amilio Couture’s Charity Fashion Show on Thursday 30 July at St James’ Park. Tickets are £10, with all proceeds going to Children’s Cancer UK.