Before 5pm, Days out, Fashion

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Vintage Glasgow

Hemingway Design bring their Vintage Festival format to Glasgow, featuring music, fashion, film, design and dance that celebrates British creativity from the 1920s to 1980s. In the evening time, things get fancy dress with Vintage Nightclubs themed Soul Casino on Saturday and the Torch Club on Sunday.

Merchant Square, Glasgow

Sat 26 Jul

From £15 / 0844 395 4000

The Vintage Makeover Salon sets up shop this year in the historic Merchant Square. After a sell-out in 2013 they are back with a team of 30 experts to help festival-goers capture the look of their favourite vintage era. For those lucky enough to be heading to the club events, or those who simply fancy seeing what they would have looked like if they had been born in a different era, can choose decade specific makeovers at the Vintage Hair and Beauty Salon. Booking essential.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 27 Jul

From £15 / 0844 395 4000

The Vintage Makeover Salon sets up shop this year in the historic Merchant Square. After a sell-out in 2013 they are back with a team of 30 experts to help festival-goers capture the look of their favourite vintage era. For those lucky enough to be heading to the club events, or those who simply fancy seeing what they would have looked like if they had been born in a different era, can choose decade specific makeovers at the Vintage Hair and Beauty Salon. Booking essential.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow

Sat 26 Jul

£15 (inc brunch) / 0844 395 4000

1920s-style Charleston Brunch with gramophone DJ Lord Holyrude and dance teachers form the Fly Right Dance Co.

£15 / 0844 395 4000

Let it Rock! a 50s rock'n'roll, rockabilly and R&B bop and jive club with live music from Miss Mary & The Mr Rights and The Fretones plys DJs Keb Darge, Tojo and Snowboy.

Kult Domini Pop-Up Shop

Kult Domini is a high-end emerging shoe brand based in London. The Kult Domini aesthetic is stylishly bold yet comfortable handmade in Italy using premium Italian leathers.. We will be opening a pop-up shop at the Hackney Shop from 21st - 27th July.

Kult Domini Pop-up Shop, London E9

Tue 22 Jul

Free

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Wed 23 Jul

Free

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free

  • 11:00 – 20:00
…and 3 more dates until 27 Jul

Africa Fashion Week

Discover over 200 designers from across the African continent and of African origin from the UK at Olympia West, London. Watch the shows, browse the stalls, meet the models and designers at Europe's most important event celebrating African Fashion.

Olympia, London W14

Fri 8 Aug

£10–£70 / 02073 851200

  • 13:00 – 21:30

Sat 9 Aug

£10–£70 / 02073 851200

  • 11:00 – 21:30

Africa On The Catwalk

Saturday 13 Sep 2014 3.00pm. See work by a selection of exciting fashion designers who originate or are inspired by the rich cultural heritage of Africa.

Southbank Centre, London SE1

Sat 13 Sep

Foyer Spaces/The Clore Ballroom At Royal Festival Hall

Free / 0844 875 0073

  • 15:00 – 16:00

African Market

The first African market to be held at the Barras with a variety of traders selling African and Caribbean products including crafts, food, fashion, hair and beauty, music, DVDs and more.

Barras Market, Glasgow

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 0141 552 4601

  • 07:30 – 16:00

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0141 552 4601

  • 07:30 – 16:00

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0141 552 4601

  • 07:30 – 16:00
…and 7 more dates until 30 Nov back to top

Brides of Culture

Multicultural bridal exhibition for brides and grooms to be, with a focus on African Caribbean bridal accouterments, but with other cultures represented as well.

Canary Wharf, London E14

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 07553 692673

  • 11:00 – 18:00

De Vere Canary Wharf, London E14

Sat 13 Sep

Free in advance; £5 on the door / 07553 692673

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Carnaby Market Fair

High quality vintage and retro clothes,plus, jewellery, homeware and crafts.

YMCA, Broughty Ferry

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 07904 102216

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Chic Vintique Fair

Stalls selling retro and vintage antiques, objet d'art, collectables, jewellery, art, crafts, books, gifts and more.

Richmond Town Hall

Tue 5 Aug

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30

Tue 2 Sep

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30

Tue 7 Oct

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30
…and 2 more dates until 2 Dec

Stockton Parish Gardens, Stockton on Tees

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 07779 342782

  • 10:00 – 15:30

The Witham, Barnard Castle

Wed 6 Aug

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30

Wed 3 Sep

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30

Wed 1 Oct

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30
…and 2 more dates until 3 Dec

Clothes Show Live 2014

A fashion festival, packed with boutique fashion and beauty brands – over 400 of them.

NEC, Birmingham

Fri 5 Dec

Halls 6 - 10 & 20

£29 / 0121 780 4141

Sat 6 Dec

Halls 6 - 10 & 20

£29 / 0121 780 4141

Sun 7 Dec

Halls 6 - 10 & 20

£29 / 0121 780 4141

…and 2 more dates until 9 Dec

Cocorose London Pop-up Shop

The boutique footwear brand sets up shop in Covent Garden.

Glassworks, London WC2H

Wed 23 Jul

Free

  • 09:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free

  • 09:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free

  • 09:00
…and 38 more dates until 1 Sep back to top

Costume Club

An informal gathering for costume enthusiasts, featuring film screenings and talks, organised by Head of Wardrobe, Tim Heywood.

Derby Theatre

Sat 16 Aug

£6 / 01332 593939

  • 14:00

Design Day: Ready, Set, Print!

Create your own architectural design, learn different printing techniques and decorate shopping bags, t-shirts, jeans, cushions, etc. All materials provided but participants are welcome to bring their own gear. Ages 11–15.

RIBA, London W1B

Thu 21 Aug

£30 (£20 for those eligible for free school lunches) / 020 7580 5533

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Designer Sample Sale

Get your hands on pieces by Alistair Dearie, Fun Makes Good, Garnet McCulloch, Katy West, Laura Spring and Lovely Pigeon, with prototypes of mugs, lights, homewares, stationery and more. On Friday there's also a BBQ, refreshments and a collage workshop from Katy West.

Grey Wolf Studios, Glasgow

Fri 25 Jul

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Sat 26 Jul

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Dressmaking for Beginners

Jump right into sewing by creating your own dress using a flat pattern, basic stitches and foundational techniques. With designer and Stitchery founder Cassandra Belanger.

The Stitchery, Glasgow

Tue 22 Jul

£200 for 12 weeks / 0141 573 0475

Please note: This afternoon course runs 8 Jul–15 Sept 2014.

Tue 29 Jul

£200 for 12 weeks / 0141 573 0475

Please note: This afternoon course runs 8 Jul–15 Sept 2014.

Tue 5 Aug

£200 for 12 weeks / 0141 573 0475

Please note: This afternoon course runs 8 Jul–15 Sept 2014.

…and 7 more dates until 23 Sep

Drop Down Pop-up Shop

The brainchild of five Glasgow-based designers, the pop-up (housed in a shipping container) offers eco-friendly fashions and homewares for sale, as well as a programme of events for kids and adults alike, from an upcycling workshop to a clothes swap.

Drop Down Pop-up Shop, Glasgow

Thu 24 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Sat 26 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 19:00
…and 8 more dates until 3 Aug back to top

Edinburgh International Wedding Exhibition

A brand new wedding fair on the scene, gathering together over 200 industry experts under one roof. offering products, seminars and demonstrations.

EICC, Edinburgh

Sat 11 Oct

£8.50; £13.50 Exhibition plus Bridal & Band Showcase; £25 VIP Priority Pass / 0131 611 0330

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Southbank Centre, London SE1

Sat 26 Jul

Foyer Spaces/ Clore Ballroom At Royal Festival Hall

Free / 0844 875 0073

  • 14:00

Festival Of Thrift

A festival celebrating all things thrifty curated by designers Wayne and Gerardine Hemingway. There's a whole host of eco friendly activities including a Fix It Café where broken goods can be repaired, Nu-urban Gardeners making miniature allotments, a Thiftea party with self-made crockery and cake stands, Jamalot making…

Lingfield Point, Darlington

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01325 486486

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 01325 486486

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Firle Vintage Fair

Old-fashioned vintage fair out in the park, offering clothes, antiques, homeware and more, plus a popup vintage bar, jazz music and activities for the kids.

Firle Place, Lewes

Sat 9 Aug

£4 / 07885 827849

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

£4 / 07885 827849

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Forties to Noughties Bazaar

Stands selling retro home wares, jewellery, glass, china, fashion and more with music and entertainment supplied from gramophone DJs.

NE6 Suite, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 26 Oct

£2 / 08443 180 490

  • 09:30 – 15:30
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FRESH 14

Freshers fair with more than 60 stalls set up in Barrowland offering the clubs, restaurants, retailers, beauty salons and other providers Glasgow has to offer students. You can also dress up in a sumo suit or get your dance on, because, freshers.

Barrowland, Glasgow

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 07842 400995

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Frock Me Vintage Fashion Fair

Frock Me is London's leading vintage fair, having been established 15 years ago at Chelsea Town Hall. Much loved by fashionistas, stylists and shoppers alike, we hold events throughout the year.

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3

Sun 14 Sep

£4 ( £2) / 020 7254 4054

  • 11:00 – 16:30

Sun 26 Oct

£4 ( £2) / 020 7254 4054

  • 11:00 – 16:30

Sun 30 Nov

£4 ( £2) / 020 7254 4054

  • 11:00 – 16:30

Glasgow Style – City Walking Tour

A walking tour led by guides from the Glasgow School of Art taking you through the history of this most stylish city of art, architecture and design.

Window on Mackintosh Visitor Centre and Shop, Glasgow

Tue 22 Jul

£19.50 (£16; under 18s £9.75; under 5s free) / 0141 353 4584

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15

Wed 23 Jul

£19.50 (£16; under 18s £9.75; under 5s free) / 0141 353 4584

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15

Thu 24 Jul

£19.50 (£16; under 18s £9.75; under 5s free) / 0141 353 4584

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15
…and 73 more dates until 5 Oct

Hats and Fascinators

Bring an old hat back to live or make a brand new fascinator using straw, beads, ribbon and more. Bring along an old hat to work with.

Howden Park Centre, Livingston

Sat 23 Aug

£40 (£37) / 01506 777666

  • 10:00 – 16:00