Chance to do some festive shopping
Christmas is definitleycoming to Preston,
People looking for unusual Christmas gifts could find just what they need at a charity fashion show tomorrow.
The student run event, hosted by the city’s University of Central Lancashire, will include a catwalk show and pop-up shops selling clothes, jewellery, art prints and much more - all at bargain prices. The one-of-a-kind shopping event will focus on pre-loved, sustainable fashion and celebrate individuality.
Among highlights of the night will be a 40-model catwalk show displaying a mixture of student and graduate designs, alongside clothing from Age UK, BooHoo and student pre-loved donations, with all models dressed by the students themselves.
Tickets are priced £10, but half the funds will be donated to Mental Health UK.
Money from the event will also go to the charity MIND.
A hsot of potential Christmas gifts can be found on stalls selling Newlife jewellery and unique, fused acrylic jewellery made by UCLan textiles student group ‘Shed 320’. A
There will also be an illustrator on hand to draw portraits on the night and there will also be a raffle, goodie bags, music and a bar.
The Express Yourself fashion show in Venue 53 begins at 6.30pm.
Tickets are £10 and the entrance fee will include a drink on arrival.
They are available online at https://www.tickettailor.com/events/uclanfashionpromotion/207265/
For more information contact Nicola Palmer by emailing [email protected] or calling 01772 894226.