Days out, Fashion, "Edinburgh"

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Edinburgh International Fashion Festival

A festival incorporating runway shows and glam afterparties, plus more intellectual talks on fashion-linked topics.

Various venues, Edinburgh

Fri 17 Jul

Times & prices vary

Sat 18 Jul

Times & prices vary

Sun 19 Jul

Times & prices vary

…and 6 more dates until 25 Jul

Persian Chic: Contemporary Iranian Fashion

At this discussion panelists reveal the sources of inspiration behind some of the beautiful pieces featured in the Festival Fashion Show. In addition, academics working on different aspects of Iranian culture discuss the concept of fashion in contemporary Iranian society. Followed by a Q&A session.

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Feb

Free / 0300 123 6789

Part of Edinburgh Iranian Festival.

Beauty by Design: Fashioning the Renaissance

Work by contemporary fashion designers inspired by Old Master paintings, using materials such as lace that are associated with earlier periods, together with an exploration of Renaissance ideas of beauty and cosmetics.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 0131 624 6200

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 0131 624 6200

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 0131 624 6200

…and 95 more dates until 3 May

Beyond the Chador: Iranian Dress for Women

Dr Gillian Vogelsang-Eastwood, Director of the Textile Research Centre in Leiden, presents a talk on the changing forms and styles of Iranian garments and textiles.

The Nomads Tent, Edinburgh

Sun 8 Feb

Free / 0131 662 1612

Part of Edinburgh Iranian Festival.

Charity Fashion Show

This fundraising event in support of St Columba's Hospice gives guests a chance to drink champagne, eat cupcakes and observe the release of Sylvia Calder's Spring/Summer 2015 collection with a live fashion show. Clothes, cake and champers – eat your heart out, Carrie Bradshaw.

Surgeon's Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 26 Feb

£25 / 0131 527 3434

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Dressmaking Class: 1950s Style Skirt

Indulge your inner Pink Lady with this class exploring how to make a personalised 1950s-style skirt in six weeks. Ideal for those with intermediate dressmaking skills. Participants should be comfortable using a sewing machine, and have completed simple projects such as cushions and bags in the past.

St Margaret's House, Edinburgh

Thu 29 Jan

£120 / 07807 124697

Please note: This class runs from Thursday 29 January to March Thursday 5 March.

Thu 5 Feb

£120 / 07807 124697

Please note: This class runs from Thursday 29 January to March Thursday 5 March.

Thu 12 Feb

£120 / 07807 124697

Please note: This class runs from Thursday 29 January to March Thursday 5 March.

…and 3 more dates until 5 Mar

Leatherwork – The Basics

Bring all your broken belts, bags and boots to class and fix 'em up real nice after learning how to wield tools, rivets and eyelets.

Remade in Edinburgh

Sun 19 Apr

£20 (£15) / 0131 261 5904

Scottish Juniper Festival

Two nights of drink and fashion to celebrate World Gin Day.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 12 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0131 560 1581

Sat 13 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0131 560 1581

Vintage Kilo Sale

Buy vintage clothing, jewellery and accessories and pay £15 per kilo.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 21 Feb

£1.50–£3 / 0131 555 7100

£15 per kilo

The Vintage Wedding Show

A wedding show for brides and grooms who are looking to add a quirky edge to their big day.

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh: The Caledonian

Sun 29 Mar

£5 / 0131 222 8888

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Fifty stalls set up in Waverley by Local Motive Markets, offering ethical and local products from fresh produce to crafts.

Waverley Station, Edinburgh

Fri 30 Jan

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 6 Feb

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 13 Feb

Free / 0131 558 9644

…and 73 more dates until 8 Jul 2016