Exhibition: Made to Commission

Event Date: 
24/03/2018 - 10:00am to 07/05/2018 - 5:30pm
Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Fore St, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9AF

A new exhibition showing how creative designers can help make the dreams and visions of others, into reality. We take a look behind the workshop doors to see how the commissioning process works. Devon Guild Members reveal their craft making journeys with clients, ranging from personal tokens to large scale public work - low to high budget. Contemporary objects, drawings, sketchbooks and digital works show how they've interpreted a particular brief, problem-solving to mutual success. See Guild website for regular free craft maker events, throughout the exhibition. Launch party: 23 March...

Live catwalk shows for Exeter

Authored by abigail
Posted: Mon, 09/18/2017 - 2:23pm

Get ready for a fashion fiesta as Style in Exeter returns for a second year this September. Hosted by Exeter Business Improvement District, the event, which takes place in the heart of the city, is a celebration of Exeter’s diverse retail offering with many independent shops invited to take part alongside High Street favourites and department stores.

A wide range of retailers are already lined up to hit the catwalk which will take centre stage in Princesshay Square for Saturday 23 September.

Visitors to this free event will be treated to a day of professionally modelled and... prep for the party season

Authored by TagsOn
Posted: Mon, 11/07/2016 - 7:47am brought glitz, glamour and fizz a-plenty at their ‘Prep for the Party Season’ instalment of bi-annual fashion show series, Catwalk and Cocktails.

56 ladies were greeted with an arrival cocktail and an automatic entry to the raffle, the top prize of which was a £100 gift voucher to spend designer items at Guests had time before and after the fashion show to peruse a pop-up shop, have a do done by Richard Beaumont Salon’s stylists, and a makeover by Arbonne independent consultant, Emma Tellesy.

Don’t miss the show-stopping WESC Foundation Annual Fashion Show - bigger and better than ever before…

Event Date: 
20/10/2016 - 7:00pm
Exeter Castle

Compered by Judi Spiers, WESC will host a fabulous evening of style and glamour brought to you by Sally Allen Fashion and models showcasing exclusive jewellery from independent Michael Spiers. Students from Exeter College will also be modelling their own designs.

Fantastic auction prizes with popular auctioneer, BBC Homes Under the Hammer, Graham Barton, plus the opportunity to bid for high-end luxury lots in a silent auction via the WESC website.

Tags-On and Ladies Do Host Catwalk and Cocktails

Authored by TagsOn
Posted: Thu, 07/14/2016 - 5:23pm

An evening filled with designer fashion, fizz and more!

Fifty ladies flocked to the Mercure Southgte Hotel in July to enjoy a catwalk show full of pre-loved designer items, courtesy of and local all-female network, Ladies Do. Brands on display included Versace, Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Prada and many more.

Guests were also able to browse and purchase items at the pop-up shop, as well as have their hair done by Centre Stage and sample a variety of Arbonne products.

The evening culminated in a raffle draw. Prizes were kindly donated by Circa 1924,...

Catwalk & Cocktails - Summer Style

Event Date: 
06/07/2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Southgate Hotel, Exeter

Whatever the weather decides to do this summer, and Ladies Do are here to make sure you see it through in style.

Join us to see the hottest summer styles on the runway at the glamorous Southgate Hotel. Enjoy a welcome cocktail, canapés and also the chance to shop affordable designer clothes at your leisure before and after the show.

You will also receive a goodie bag and be entered into a prize draw to win some exciting prizes.

Click here to purchase your ticket - enjoy a free ticket if you book 4 friends to join you!

Could you be the next Rosie Huntington-Whiteley?

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 05/10/2016 - 11:14am

Exeter based modelling agency ‘Mosaic Model Management’ will be conducting a model search in Drake Circus shopping centre on 30th May as part of “Drake Circus Fashion LIVE”.

Drake Circus Fashion LIVE is a unique opportunity to see this season’s latest looks showcased in stylish catwalk shows.

The shows will take place around Drake Circus giving customers an exclusive chance to see fully styled Spring Collections from 12 big name brands including New Look, Fat Face, Boux Avenue, M&S, Primark, River Island and Billabong.

The live roaming catwalk shows presented by...

Charity Fashion Show

Event Date: 
21/04/2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
John Lewis, Exeter

Come and enjoy a VIP experience at John Lewis Exeter, in conjunction with Rainbow Living.

See the new Men's and Women's Summer collection on the catwalk, and enjoy a relaxed evening with fashion and beauty tips from John Lewis experts.

Tickets £10 to include a glass of fizz and canapes. There will also be a raffle with some exciting prizes.

All proceeds from the evening will go to local charity Rainbow Living.

For more information or to book tickets please email , or visit .

ShiftWorks by Seam Collective

Event Date: 
04/03/2016 - 10:00am to 28/04/2016 - 5:30pm
Riverside exhibition: Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon

shiftWorks by seam Collective 4 March – 28 April Join us to celebrate 50 years of the shift dress.

The Seam Collective - nine textile artists/designers are showcasing contemporary textile design by exploring their craft and creating nine individual shift dresses Take part by sending in a photograph of your favourite shift dress and make your mark by hand embroidering graffiti on our blank shift dress during the exhibition.

Open daily, 10am-5.30pm. Free entry. Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ13 9AF 01626 832223

Focus on fashion

Event Date: 
14/03/2016 - 11:30am
Killerton, Broadclyst, near Exeter, EX5 3LE

Join Killerton's costume curator Shelley Tobin for a closer look at colourful objects linked to the 2016 fashion exhibition: 'Fashion to dye for'. Follow a spectrum of colour month-by-month through special peices from the extensive collections of fashion and textiles.

Events on the second Monday of the month, March - October (not August). 11.30am-1pm and 2-3.30pm. Free talks, normal admission fees apply (members go free).

14 March: Red 11 April: Orange 9 May: Yellow 13 June: Green 11 July: Blue 12 September: Indigo 10 October: Violet

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