FANS of The Clothes Show Live are in for a treat next year, as London gets in on the event.
From next year, the largest fashion and beauty event in the world, which has been based at the Birmingham NEC for the last 20 years, will come to London every May.
The event will be titled Clothes Show London and will be held at ExCeL from 29 to 31 May 2009, offering an outstanding selection of high street, boutique, designer and boutique brands, as well as a unique selection of hair and beauty brands.
The Clothes Show London will have a true London vibe, according to organisers who predict around 50,000 fashion conscious females to descend upon the venue for the fashion extravaganza.
A massive £1million will be invested into the development of a Fashion Theatre for the event, which will have a catwalk show featuring more than 40 handpicked models and dancers from around the world, all coming together to put on a breathtaking 45-minute performance.
Clothes Show London will also be the venue for the launch fo the highly-anticipated Style Awards.
The ceremony will take place at Clothes Show London and pay credit to the stars of fashion, hairdressing, photography and make up.
The categories include: fashion photographer of the year, fashion stylist of the year, celebrity hairdresser of the year, make-up artist of the year, best dressed man of the year and best dressed woman of the year.
The glittering bash will be held on the opening day of Clothes Show London, within the Fashion Theatre at 8.30pm. It will be preceeded by a champagne reception and followed by a spectacular fashion show.
Similarly, there will be a UK Beauty Awards ceremony, celebrating the best products on the market, The Clothes Show Beauty Awards and British Textile Design Awards.
For more information visit www.clothesshowlondon.com.