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NFW – Fashion Excess

The final night of Norwich Fashion Week brought with it an explosive fusion of styles and vibes, turning conventions and catwalks on their heads by introducing a new way to display fashion. The intimate venue known as Open, found in the heart of the city, played host to local bands Tibetan Night Terrors and The…

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NFW – Shades of Summer

Over the past two weeks, Fashion Week fever has taken over Norwich, with big brand names collaborating with local talents and businesses to showcase the city’s style. One such collaboration took place on a Monday evening where the latest trends in optical fashion were being displayed at regional independent opticians, Dipple and Conway.   Photo:…

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NFW – Vintage Show

For this year’s fifth annual Norwich Fashion Week, the vintage show transported us long ago and far away to a journey through the Orient. Imagine bold red kimonos (actually the name of the ‘Mulan’ style of long wrapped dress, not the lightweight throwover that has been so en vogue of late) and embroidered haori (pronounced…

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Norwich Fashion Week: John Lewis dress-making workshop

“Everything you need to know, to make a dress in two hours” Sounds too good to be true? My thoughts exactly, but I was wrong!  The event was held in the haberdashery department of John Lewis.  A wonderland stuffed full of amazing patterns, materials and craft making kits, heaven for anyone interested in the art…