Festival Place’s Love Fashion Weekend is back this month celebrating all things summer and holidays.
On May 25 and 26 some of Basingstoke’s top fashion retailers will showcase the hottest trends in summer staples and beachwear to help shoppers prepare for a sizzling season at home or abroad.
As well as seeing how to achieve effortless holiday style, customers will also be able to ‘check-in’ with a boarding pass for the chance to win a £500 voucher forVirgin Holidays.
Participating brands include; Ann Summers, Oasis, Superdry, USC, Apricot, Boros, Topshop, Topman, Skechers, Jack & Jones, Quiz, River Island, Accessorize, Monsoon, New Look, Pandora, M&S, Moss Bros, Office, Next, Debenhams and Jack Wills. Salons Hair Lab and Toni & Guy will also be participating by styling the models hair.
Live performances, including international saxophonist and male model Trix On Sax, acoustic guitar and vocalist Martin John, jazz and soul vocalist Roo and Miss Kiddy performing ultimate vintage musical sophistication with a modern twist, will be performing at selected times throughout the weekend.
For those looking to capture a summery selfie, there will an Instagrammable balloon wall with photo props to provide the perfect backdrop for those social media snaps.
Festival Place is also running a ‘win your favourite flat lay’ social media competition from May 20 – 27. Keep an eye on Festival Place’s social media pages for further details.
Neil Churchill, Centre Director at Festival Place said, “Love Fashion Weekend is a family fun event, that has increased in popularity with each year that we do it!
“We are very much looking forward to this year’s event, particularly as we have so many well-loved brands taking part.”
He added: “As this year is holiday themed, we’re excited to bring summer fashion at Festival Place to the catwalk and offer shoppers the chance to travel to their dream holiday destination.”
Love Fashion Weekend will take place from 10am to 4pm on Saturday and 11am to 4pm on Sunday with regular fashion shows and musical performances held in Porchester Square.