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Off the record, August 18 2012

Curvy Kate got blogging, Harvey Nicks celebrated UK fashion and Copenhagen was wonderful.

WHAT Curvy Kate’s birthday and first bloggers event 

WHERE Curvy Kate HQ, Harrow 

Lingerie brand Curvy Kate celebrated its third birthday by hosting a fashion and lingerie bloggers event. It encouraged each blogger to have a bra fitting and they were also given the chance to meet this year’s winner and finalists of the brand’s Star in a Bra competition.

The models Pictured are (from left) Curvy Kate Star in a Bra finalists Charlotte Upton and Lizzie Haines, winner Sophie Morgan and finalist Alice Rose Rayman.

Curvy Kate Star in a Bra finalists Charlotte Upton and Lizzie Haines, winner Sophie Morgan and finalist Alice Rose Rayman.

Curvy Kate Star in a Bra finalists Charlotte Upton and Lizzie Haines, winner Sophie Morgan and finalist Alice Rose Rayman.

The gifts After their fittings, bloggers  chose a set of Curvy Kate lingerie.

WHAT An evening to celebrate British fashion   

WHERE Fifth Floor restaurant, Harvey Nichols    

Harvey Nichols, the Mayor of London and his promotional agency London & Partners, in association with the British Fashion Council welcomed more than 150 international media representatives who were in the capital reporting on the Olympics.

BFC chief executive Caroline Rush, Grazia’s Paula Reed, London’s deputy mayor for education and culture Munira Mirza and GQ’s Dylan Jones.

BFC chief executive Caroline Rush, Grazia’s Paula Reed, London’s deputy mayor for education and culture Munira Mirza and GQ’s Dylan Jones.

The guests Pictured are (from left) BFC chief executive Caroline Rush, Grazia’s Paula Reed, London’s deputy mayor for education and culture Munira Mirza and GQ’s Dylan Jones.

The food and drink Beefeater Gin and ‘Best of British’ canapés.

WHAT Gallery exhibitor dinner 

Gallery exhibitor dinner

Gallery exhibitor dinner

WHERE Gallery show space, Copenhagen     

More then 400 exhibitors tucked into dinner at tables slotted around the stands (bottom) at contemporary trade show Gallery. Founder Christian Gregersen hosted the meal for the hungry crowds after day one of the show.

The food Barbecued chicken and lamb, potato salad and platters of sliced tomatoes.

The drinks A cocktail bar served up the classics.

WHAT Finale events at Copenhagen Fashion Week  

Stylein

Stylein

WHERE CIFF, Copenhagen          

The CIFF trade show drew to a close with a trend presentation showcasing brands that had exhibited at the three-day fair. Taking place at the same time was Copenhagen Fashion Week, which included catwalk shows from a variety of Danish and international designers and brands. One of Drapers’ favourites was that by Swedish brand Stylein.

Other shows Catwalks included Edith and Ella, By Malene Birger, Adidas Originals, French Connection and Noa Noa.

Shhhhhh!

Which two guests at the Moda show party broke the wing mirror off a Formula One car, parked at the show’s entrance, after drunkenly trying to climb into it?

 

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