Cyclone Debbie may have put a damper on the first marie claire Up Late event but you haven’t missed out. They are fighting back with the marie claire Up Late 'Round 2' - the sixth annual James St event will go ahead on Thursday 4th May, from 6-9PM.
A fashion lover’s can’t miss affair, you can expect an evening of exclusive offers, entertainment, special guest appearances and curated shopping experiences throughout the precinct.
marie claire Editor, Nicky Briger along with Publisher Jackie Frank, David Jones Ambassador Jesinta Franklin will kick off festivities.
Together, the marie claire team and high profile fashion designers will make in-store appearances where they will share their tips, tricks and forecasts for the season ahead. marie claire will also be giving away 1 000 fun-filled gift bags. Yes- that was 1 000 gift bags! Collection stations will be revealed during the event launch.
Returning to the street in their first appearance at the marie claire Up Late in three years is Adrian Norris Edwina Robinson of Aje. The duo has a cult national and international following, and shoppers will have the opportunity to chat with the pair in their James St boutique.
Dinosaur Designs will welcome their Creative Director, Louise Olsen and leading local designers, Gail Sorronda and Natasha Chipman of Natasha Schweitzer will be present at their flagship boutique to mix and mingle with attendees.
If you feel up to continuing the party, the celebration will continue late into the evening with Gerard’s Bar hosting the official marie claire Up Late after party. Here you will have yet another chance to meet the marie claire team.
This is the chance to ask some of your favourite designers your burning questions, score great deals and enjoy everything fashion, food and fun. We hope to see you there for marie claire up late ‘Round 2’.
Words: Jade Byers-Pointer