Friday, 20 May 2011

Marie Claire and charity seek beauty & fashion brand donations for London event next month

Children’s charity Rainbow Trust and Marie Claire are asking fashion and beauty brands to clear out sample cupboards for Trust in Fashion, a new two-day fashion event taking place at One Mayfair, London W1, at the end of June (See DIARY dates). The event will raise funds for Rainbow Trust, which cares for the families of children with a life threatening or terminal illness. The gala VIP launch of the event will take place on 29 June, hosted by Sadie Frost and Trish Halpin, during which there will be an auction of designer fashion pieces. Brands such as Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney and Erdem have already donated, however more one-off pieces are needed.

On 30 June the event will open to the public, offering bargains from designer and vintage to high street, shoes and accessories to beauty products, there will also be DJs, a nail bar, champagne and cocktails. In addition to the auction, the event will also offer charity bags to sell and are seeking beauty products, drinks or branded promotional merchandise for inclusion. For details on how to get involved and donate, visit the website or contact Sketch Events by clicking here.