Global medley of the best Contemporary Fashion, African Fashion, High Fashion and African inspired fashions. Keeping you informed on latest trends, shopping and more….. AltA will help you update your wardrobe with bold new prints, find you the best shopping experience or if its just to add that statement neck piece…… all hand picked by us …
Spotlight August Event
AFRICAN FASHION WEEK LONDON
Africa Fashion Week London (AFWL), is a global platform for African inspired designers.
AFWL has hosted six catwalk events since inception in 2011 and contributes expertise to more than 10 events produced by 3rd parties such as The Mayor of London’s Black History Month celebrations and the annual Africa Centre Summer Festival.
They have showcased over 800 emerging designers & exhibitors, from Africa, Europe and America, to almost 70,000 visitors including buyers, retailers, influential industry professionals, and the media and is now a highlight on the annual fashion calendar.
Africa Fashion Week London is now in its 7th year and is recognised as the leading fashion event promoting and cultivating African and African-inspired design talent.
To buy tickets: http://www.africafashionweeklondon.com/tickets-1/
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ASOS Made In Kenya,had the ASOS’ design team working with SOKO Kenya in-itiative.The SS17 uses drawings by local primary school printed on kimonos and tees, and recently adding denim all made under fair-trade principles. To shop the collection:
*SPOTLIGHT EVENT APRIL*
The Black Market & Film Festival – Saturday 29th April 2017
Saturday, 29 April 2017 Time: 12:00 to 21:00. The tenth Black Market & Film Festival is an event to showcase, expose and connect Black cultural and creative entrepreneurs to the community and to provide a platform to sell their products, promote their skills and engage with the local and surrounding community. Venue: West Green Learning Centre @ Parkview Academy West Green Road, Tottenham , N15 3QR Book: https://tinyurl.com/lqs5t2x
NEWS Orange Culture FASHION SCOUT 2017 WINNER
Fashion Scout Ones to Watch Show showcases hot new designer talent. Amongst 2017’s four new winners is Nigerian Adebayo Oke-Lawal who has has been designing since age 10. Starting the label in 2011, with his first catwalk show at Lagos Fashion and Design Week the same year. Orange Culture is a menswear brand which has been described as a “movement” for a creative class of men who are self-aware. Not lacking flair or color.
SHOPPING Kick Start 2017 with a new wardrobe for you and yours, from the comfort of your home and instore....
Boden Web Outlet Store
Little Ones- famous for brightly coloured kids wear they also sell men and women ranges. You’ll find the original Boden shop in London. Shop online at the Ebay official store, with with prices starting at 99p. Your rights to return and refund is the same as shopping on main site. Web: http://stores.ebay.co.uk/Boden
Burberry Outlet Store
Our fave British designer has clothing and accessories with up to 70% discounts. This East London find is definitely worth a visit. No changing rooms, but what’s not to like when you bag that bargain. Address: Hackney Central: 29 – 31 Chatham Place, Hackney London
E9 6LP. Tel: 020 8328 4287
Bicester Village Outlet Shopping Centre
Make a day of it and get down to Bicester Village which offers over 130 boutiques. Brand galore, selling clothing and accessories at 60% off. Brands – Coach, Kate Spade, Mulberry, Prada, Westwood and more. Located in Oxfordshire from central London via Chiltern Railways. Address: Bicester Village 50 Pingle Drive, Oxfordshire, OX26 6WD. Tel: 01869 366 266
Duchamp Outlet (Online)
Luxury British menswear offers items at up to 60% off from their online outlet store. There are some great deals on suits, shirts, outerwear and accessories from the previous season’s stock. Famous fan’s include Stephen Fry. Web: http://www.duchamplondon.com
Paul Smith Outlet Store
This much-loved designer is best known for menswear and trademark bright colours and multi-stripe signature, set to please every fashionista. Based in Mayfair this outlet store has menswear, womenswear, accessories, children’s collection and huge discounts with at least 50% on sale items. Address: 23 Avery Row London W1 9HX Tel: 020 7493 1287
Joseph Clearance Shop
The Chelsea based store has tailored suits and other womenswear from passed season at up to 70% discount. They also have Fendi, Helmut Lang, Stella McCartney and many others in store. Address: 53 King’s Road Chelsea London SW3 4ND. Tel: 020 7730 7562
The Designer Warehouse Sale
One of the longest running discount designer fashion sales in London and named one of “Ten Best Reasons for Living in London” by Time Out. The Designer Warehouse Sale runs 12 times a year for three days. Designers include Viktor & Rolf, and many others. Great discounts and bargains with items at 60% discounts or more. Address: 6 Islington Studios
Thane Works, Thane Villas, London, N7 7NU. Tel: 0207 697 9888
Clarks Factory Shop- North London
With several outlets in London, stocks men’s, women’s and children’s shoes at 50%discounts and more. Grab those out of season stock bargains at even greater discounts. Address: 67-83 Seven Sisters Road London, N7 6BU. Tel: 020 7281 9364