The fizz flowed at events fronted by SecretSales, McArthurGlen, Vogue and Jones & Jones.
What Secret Sales’ fifth birthday party
Where The Box, Soho
Private Sales etailer SecretSales celebrated its fifth birthday with an exclusive party at top London nightspot The Box. Guests from many of the brands that SecretSales sells on its site joined celebrities and other key fashion industry names for an evening of burlesque and beat-boxing.
The people Pictured are Dockers’ Robin Bolton with Pete Winkworth from Base London.
The drinks Magnums of champagne and Belvedere vodka.
What Designer Outlet Fashion Month launch party
Where Morton’s, Berkeley Square in London
Championing McArthurGlen’s inaugural Designer Outlet Fashion Month, which runs throughout September, were (from left) Henrik Madsen of McArthurGlen, singer Delilah, blogger Sandra Hagelstam and McArthurGlen’s Shaeren McKenzie.
The food Ham and chorizo croquette and chicken foie gras terrine.
The drinks Copious amounts of Veuve Clicquot.
What Vogue Fashion’s Night Out at Mulberry
Where New Bond Street, London
The industry came together last week to celebrate the fourth Vogue Fashion’s Night Out. The evening kicked off at Mulberry’s Bond Street store, with a party hosted by Vogue editor Alexandra Shulman and Mulberry creative director Emma Hill. Designers Matthew Williamson, Henry Holland and Mary Katrantzou also made it a night out to remember.
The food J Sheekey Oyster Bar served oysters, king prawns and canapés.
The drinks Champagne and cocktails.
What Jones & Jones’ champagne and strawberries evening
Where Jalouse, Mayfair
London-based womenswear brand Jones & Jones hosted its autumn 12 launch party at members-only club Jalouse. Bloggers and celebrities joined retailers on the guest list – manicurists from Peaseblossom added polish to the evening.
The people Alisa and Lauren Dimmock from Zuri Boutique in Falkirk were some of the faces in the crowd.
Food and drink Champagne, the Jones & Jones signature cocktail, and canapés.
Which retailer’s creative director suddenly started speaking French in a meeting with another member of staff? He claimed to often “slip into French” without realising.