Author: FABUK Magazine

Press, buyers, bloggers and stylists were given an exclusive preview to Pure London and Jewellery & Watch this week, as 26 brands across fashion, footwear, accessories and jewellery presented their SS17 collections at the shows’ first ever Preview Day. The mid-season event was deemed a success by exhibitors and visitors alike, providing a new and exciting addition to the shows’ valuable 365-approach to offering relevant, precise and styled content all year round. The stunning, spacious interiors of Asia House and diversity of brands on show provided a snapshot of what can be expected across both events in February…

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by Paul Winstone I Love Four Seasons is the luxury British and Internationally based brand for outstanding evening wear and red carpet gowns with that extra element of sparkle. Emilia A Walls is the founder and designer of I Love Four Seasons with almost 25 years experience creating exclusive and elegant evening gowns for special occasions in Europe and the UK.   Passion, knowledge and experience in the fashion industry has provided her with the self-confidence and the essential skills to sustain this business in London, aiming to impress the fashion capital with high quality evening wear. The elegant and beautifully…

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By Sevy Aysel I am lucky enough to enter the glamorous walls of Haus of Vanity and speak to the beautiful aesthetic therapists and the owner herself to find out a little bit more about the stylish salon. H.O.V girls: Emine, Ebru, Anna, Mevla and Marissa Tell me about the name, Haus of Vanity? Emine: I loved the German spelling of ‘haus’. What sets you apart from the rest? Emine: We are a home from home. We are like a family here. We have a special bond with each other and our clients. Describe H.O.V in three words? Friendly, warm…

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By Sevy Aysel, FabUK Magazine The Black Entertainment, Film, Fashion, Television and Arts Awards, founded by Dr Pauline Long is a distinctly impressive award show, honouring talent in the black and ethnic communities. The electric showdown praises a range of tremendous talents from DJ’s to comedians to hair stylists. It was a full house on Thursday the 27th of October as the audience rose to their feet rocking the roof off The Rock Tower. With outstanding, energetic performances, the atmosphere at the BEFFTA’S was impulsive and electric. The audience didn’t just ‘watch the show’, they fully participated in the show,…

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Ireland’s Dylan Bradshaw Salon and the UK’s Sinead Kelly Salon have beaten out competitors from 13 other countries to win at the first ever International L’Oréal Professionnel Style & Colour Trophy – the longest running live hair competition in the world. Ireland took the top prize, winning the competition, and the UK team’s stylist Sara Bergatini won the Young Talent Award. The event in Lisbon hosted thousands of hairdressers from across the globe, one of the largest of its kind, with celebrity stylists and industry executives from over 50 countries. Event details: 24-26 October, Lisbon, Portugal. Competing: 13 national…

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By : Rebeca Riofrio Designer Malan Breton launched his first runway show debut at London Fashion Week this past Sunday at the highly exclusive Freemason’s Hall, showcasing the second portion of the label’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection. Just last week, Breton showed during New York Fashion week, garnishing high media attention with fashion police’s Nene Leakes closing the show in addition to various other celebrity appearances from Mason Grammar to Tituss Burghess. In London, Breton managed to tone down the setting drastically, maintaining a highly exclusive and private audience of top UK and International editors, press, and VIP attendees. Freemason’s Hall, which…

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by Sevy Aysel, FabUK Magazine Braun India Fashion Week took place at London’s ExCel centre on the 15-16th of October. The atmosphere at the ExCel centre was electric as crowds gathered to watch the finale show on Sunday evening featuring designer Rocky S. Headlining the show is former Valentino and Calvin Klein model James Lee Taylor. The British hunk that is currently a Hollywood TV star flew in especially to walk in the grand finale. Just before he graced the catwalk modelling for fashion and textile designer Ravita Mayor I managed to grab a few minutes with the…

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By: Rebeca Riofrio I had the pleasure to meet this fabulous woman in a party and I was mesmerized by her charm and positive attitude. Please could you tell us about your background and how it leads to the work you do today? I did not set out to pursue a career in acting, in fact I originally studied, French, German and Sociology at the University of Lancaster. I then did my Post Graduate Certificate in Secondary education and worked in a secondary school for two years after graduation. Alongside my teaching I became a trustee for the charity Brittle Bone…

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Colin Roy        Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Producer West End Theatre Singer Actor Colin Roy began his career in London West End theatre after being spotted by Pippa Ailion, currently the casting director of The Lion King. Whilst still at high school, Colin’s love and natural talent for music was strongly encouraged by his late father and after landing a self-penned hit single on Capitol Radio UK the dream became a reality. From starring in a musical at the Riverside Studios in Hammersmith and now with well over a decade of experience as an international entertainer is where the story begins…

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