Have you heard? Life & Style Edinburgh is back.
I’ve been told it’s one the best weekends in the city.
Here is ALL the information you need, so make sure you go and book a ticket or if you’re lucky, you could be in with the chance of winning a pair of tickets via my give away.
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A-List Style Experts Come to Edinburgh for Life & Style 2018
The style seekers of Edinburgh are set to enjoy an A-list experience unlike any other, as VIP beauty and fashion experts with clients including Victoria Beckham, Madonna and Meghan Markle descend on the Capital, as part of the 2018 Life & Style weekender.
Award-winning celebrity hairdresser Jason Collier, who tends to the tresses of superstar style icons Victoria Beckham, Eva Longoria, Laura Whitmore and Sienna Miller, along with facialist Charlotte Connoley, whose clients include Meghan Markle, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Cheryl, will take to the Lifestyle Stage at the event, to share their expert advice with the image-conscious of Scotland, to ensure they always look and feel their best. They’ll be joined by legendary fashion director and designer Wendy Rigg who has dressed the likes of Madonna, Holly Willoughby, Myleene Klass, Tess Daly and Emma Bunton.
While Scottish makeup artist to the stars Sara Hill and award-winning blogger and author, Vicky Psarias aka Honest Mum, will be joined on-stage by compere lifestyle blogger and STV favourite, Susie Bruce.
These beauty, fashion and makeup mavens will all be helping to celebrate the return of Life & Style, which returns to the Capital on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 May after a sell-out debut in 2017.
Held at The Royal Society of Edinburgh on George Street, the weekender encourages visitors to enjoy the stylish things in life, with the best that Edinburgh has to offer.
Life & Style brings together the shops, bars, brands and businesses in the central Business Improvement District, offering a packed programme for visitors to delight in across the weekend.
Visitors will be able to enjoy a whole host of activities including a fashion show, trend talks, express beauty treatments and workshops, as well as gaining access to exclusive discounts and one-off masterclasses, sharing expert advice on fashion, health and beauty, interior design, food and drink and much more.
Included in each ticket is access to the much-loved fashion show and trend talk, which returns this year and will be hosted by Scottish fashion designer and author Lynne McCrossan ,and an express beauty treatment in the pop-up beauty hall, including a choice of mini makeovers, manicures or massages, along with an Edinburgh Gin cocktail on arrival, an exclusive offers booklet and goody bag.
Alongside this, guests will have the chance to attend one of the many themed workshops or expert talks occurring, including floristry with Snapdragon, calligraphy with Laila Lettering, tea tastings with The East India Company, and lots more. Plus, there’ll be cocktail classes from Badger & Co and Element, to help guests learn to serve the perfect tipple.
Pop-ups from brands across the BID, including Oliver Bonas, John Lewis, Jenners, Anthropologie and more will be present across the event, providing a very stylish backdrop to the bank holiday weekend.
Roddy Smith, Chief Executive of Essential Edinburgh, commented, “Life & Style launched in 2017 to a fantastic reception, and we’re delighted to be bringing it back for 2018. This is an exciting time for retail and shopping in Edinburgh, with so much growth and development happening, and Life & Style is a wonderful way to celebrate the excellent shops, bars and restaurants that Edinburgh has to offer. We look forward to welcoming our visitors and invite them to join us for a stylish weekend to remember.”
Jason Collier commented, “I am thrilled to be joining the team at Life & Style for this fantastic weekend and having the opportunity to share my stories and expertise; this will be my first trip to Edinburgh and I can’t wait to visit and explore such a beautiful city.”
Charlotte Connoley commented, “I’m so excited to take to the stage at the Life & Style weekend, meeting the fabulous women of Edinburgh and sharing with them my skincare secrets to help them look and feel their best every day.”
Attendees can choose from either a Saturday or Sunday full-day ticket, tickets are priced at £10, exclusively available from www.edinlifestyle.co.uk , with the first 500 customers receiving an exclusive goodie bag. On purchase, customers can select their preferred time slot for a seat at one of the many fashion shows, as well as booking into a workshop and Lifestyle Stage talk, but these will be available on a strictly first-come-first-served basis.
Express beauty treatments will be booked on arrival at the event.
Edinburgh Life & Style will be from 10am-6pm on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 May 2018, with doors opening from 9.30am.
Life & Style is organised by Essential Edinburgh, a not-for-profit organisation, set up to run the Central Business Improvement District (BID) in Edinburgh. As a BID, Essential Edinburgh is wholly funded by the businesses within its boundary area, who contribute £1m of inward investment into the centre of Edinburgh every year.
Life & Style is one of their many initiatives and is designed to bring visitors to the BID every year.
The Royal Society of Edinburgh is based at 22-26 George Street, EH2 2PQ.
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Cailyns Mummy x