Chance to do some festive shopping

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By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 13th November 2018, 10:42 am
Updated Tuesday, 13th November 2018, 11:44 am
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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.

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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

For more information contact Nicola Palmer by emailing [email protected] or calling 01772 894226.