Private White VC hosted Men’s File, stores backed Team GB and Opening Ceremony, erm, opened
WHAT Voi Jeans’ Dale Thorpe’s charity skydive
WHERE Black Knight Parachute Centre, Lancashire
Denim brand Voi Jeans’ head of design Dale Thorpe (pictured) is to complete a charity skydive in aid of The Christie, a specialist cancer centre in Manchester, which has been helping to care for his one-year-old son Lucas, who was diagnosed with a rare form of bladder cancer last September.
The amount Thorpe is hoping to raise more than £5,000.
To donate Visit www.justgiving.com/christiesjump4lucas
WHAT Launch of Opening Ceremony pop-up shop
WHERE King Street, Covent Garden
The cult US retailer hosted a street party to publicise the opening of its pop-up store.
The guests Opening Ceremony founder Humberto Leon was joined by Fashion East’s Lulu Kennedy and designers Henry Holland, James Long and Erdem.
Food and drink Partygoers sipping Ciroc cocktails queued up outside for beef burgers and ice creams.
WHAT Launch of issue seven of Men’s File magazine
WHERE Private White VC flagship store,
Lamb’s Conduit Street British menswear brand Private White VC hosted a party at its London flagship store to mark the launch of the latest issue of heritage style magazine Men’s File and Men’s File Archive: Transportation, a limited-edition book curated by the magazine.
The drinks Guests were treated to a selection of beers and wines in between browsing Private White VC’s latest collection.
The guests (From left) Private White VC designer Nick Ashley, Men’s File creative director and founder Nick Clements and Private White VC director James Eden were joined by a crowd that spilled onto the street in the sun.
WHAT Mile of Style shop windows in support of Team GB
WHERE Regent Street, London
More than 30 retailers on London’s Mile of Style encompassing Conduit Street, Brewer Street and Regent Street, created window displays in support of the British Olympic team.
Which fashion PR inadvertently labelled a photo of one of its clients ‘Twit’ and then sent it through to Drapers?
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