Sponsors of Bath In Fashion 2013
Academy of Freelance Makeup (AOFM)
AOFM Pro is one of the world's leading backstage makeup sponsors in London, New York and Paris. Providing the backstage makeup for over sixty shows annually, AOFM Pro is the largest makeup team supplier at London Fashion Week. AOFM Pro has provided backstage makeup for some of the world's most renowned designers and shows including Moncler, Viktor & Rolf, Bora Aksu, David Koma, Fashion East, Fred Butler, Jasper Garvida and Corrie Nielsen, as well as trunk shows for Dior Pucci, and Max Mara, and in Paris, AOFM Pro works exclusively with Roland Mouret.
Headquartered in both London and New York, under the direction of Jana Ririnui, AOFM Pro offers top makeup artists represented by leading agencies from around the globe. These artists provide designers with unparalleled creative and conceptual ideas.
Artizan hair salons are proud to be sponsors of Bath in Fashion.
From modest beginnings four years ago, Bath in fashion has grown to the major fashion event it is now and Artizan has been crimping and preening the hair all the way. In 2012 the highlight for Artizan was the plaited, slick back hair for the Amanda Wakeley show, and the massive coned hair for the designer fashion show at the fabulous Assembly rooms. We loved it.
Artizan look forward to some great events and more hair adventures for Bath in Fashion 2013, bring it on!
Apple Tree Guest House
Family-run guest house 5 minutes flat walk from the city centre, with parking.
All rooms ensuite - Delicious full breakfast included.
Book online at www.appletreeguesthouse.co.uk
Bath In Fashion is a Bath BID (Business Improvement District) initiative. The Bath BID organises specialist events to raise the profile of the city and attract visitors to support businesses within the city centre. The Bath BID acts as a catalyst to harness energy and enthusiasm to create a fashion event which is distinctive and unique and unlike any other in the UK. With commitment to providing support for the business community, events like Bath In Fashion are born from a collaboration between public and private sector; retailers and landlords and both independent and high street retailers
Bath School of Art & Design
We are delighted to sponsor Julie Verhoeven at the Holburne Museum for Bath in Fashion.
Bath School of Art and Design houses an extraordinary network of practitioners,
scholarly resources as well as an active creative community that reaches far
beyond the University, a place that encourages fearless experimentation with
the old and the new.
Students are given the support to create original work that is true to themselves. Nurturing creativity lies at the heart of everything we do.
The School of Art & Design offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in subjects which explore Ceramics, Creative Arts, Curatorial Practice, Fashion, Fine Art, Graphic Communication, Photography, Textiles and Three Dimensional Design.
Bath Spa University
Bath Spa University is delighted to be supporting Bath in Fashion 2013.
Ranked by ‘Which?’ as one of the UK’s top ﬁve most creative universities, Bath Spa University has creativity, culture and enterprise at its heart. Our students gain a competitive edge thanks to our great courses, leading facilities, enterprising staff and strong industry partnerships with International brands including Alexander McQueen, Mulberry, Stella McCartney and Vivienne Westwood. Recent Bath Spa University graduates are working for great employers right across the creative industries, from Adidas, Aardman Animations and the BBC to Disney, ESPN and Universal Music.
Bath Tourism Plus
Bath Tourism Plus is a proud sponsor and ticket vendor for Bath in Fashion. As the official destination marketing organisation for Bath, we are delighted to be the lead marketing partner of this fabulous week-long celebration of fashion, style and glamour. Bath has been the “it” destination for over 2000 years, when distinguished Romans first established the city as a prominent, vibrant spa town. Our Georgian ancestors, whose influence you will find all over this stunning UNESCO World Heritage city, also revered Bath as the epicentre of elegance and fashion. Today we continue to relish the unique, chic, artisan and couture styles on offer here and exclusively in Bath.
Best Western Abbey Hotel
Located right in the heart of the city, just a few minutes walk from the Pump Rooms, main shopping area and all Bath in Fashion venues, the Best Western Abbey Hotel is the perfect base for your stay in Bath. There are 60 comfortable double, twin or single rooms, a beautiful contemporary lounge for coffees, afternoon teas and after event cocktails, and the much acclaimed and award-winning Allium Brasserie which, in under a year, has become the place to eat in the city. Special rates: Sunday to Thursday, for £125 per room B&B or £295 per room B&B for the weekend of 19th and 20th April. Call 01225 4601603 to book.
Colortrend provides a wide range of premium quality paints in a huge array of colours and finishes - perfect for every surface, inside and out. Made in Celbridge, County Kildare. Right from the start, paint was their passion. Over 50 years ago, Colortrend set up a leading-edge paint company in Ireland – one that operates at the forefront of paint technology. They created a range of innovative and technically superior acrylic paint that applies smoother and lasts longer. They are continuously developing the palette of over 2,000 shades – from stunning to subtle, from classic to contemporary. The results are beyond beauty. Today, the Colortrend Collections offer a diverse palette that inspires you to express your flair and creativity to the full.
Divine Divas~Heavenly Photography
Divine Divas is the sister studio to Spirit Photographic and is dedicated to making women feel and look beautiful, no matter what age or size they are. An experience at Divine Divas starts with a pampering makeover by a professional makeup artist who will also style your hair. Then Neill Menneer, will work his magic from start to finish, creating exquisite works of art of you. A Divine Divas experience will boost your self-esteem, as well as give you a set of images that will change the way you feel about yourself.
Dorothy Colburne School of Dance
The Dorothy Coleborn School of Dancing was founded in 1914 by Dorothy Coleborn and the family tradition is continued by her daughter Annabel and her grand-daughter Annette.The School enjoys wonderful purpose built facilities with two large studios, large reception area and newly refurbished changing rooms.Classes are held everyday.The school provides a high standard of training in Classical Ballet, American Tap, Hip Hop and Jazz. We encourage all students to realise their full potential within a positive environment. The classes are fun whilst achieving exceptional results.Children are accepted from the age of 3.
fabulous is an independent designer jewellery boutique in SouthGate, Bath stocking top designers such as Dinny Hall, Lola Rose and John Rocha as well as international leading brands like Pandora, Swarovski, Thomas Sabo and Radley. fabulous also owns the dedicated Pandora store, also in SouthGate. Come and browse our collections of beautiful jewellery, in an enjoyable and relaxing atmosphere.
First Great Western
First Great Western recognises the importance of supporting the communities we serve and the value of transport links to local economies.We run 9,079 services every week, calling at 276 stations. Our trains cover a total 70 million miles and carry 95 million passengers every year, providing high speed, commuter, regional and branch line train and sleeper services across the Greater Western rail franchise area. Every day we transport thousands of people to their workplaces, to important meetings, to visit friends and relatives or simply to enjoy a visit to a fabulous cultural capital. We see ourselves as part of the community and we want to be able to help communities prosper. That is why we support Bath in Fashion.If you are travelling to the festival, to qualify for the best tickets and offers buy your ticket in advance at www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk.
MacDonald Bath Spa Hotel
Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel offers guests a hidden haven of
beauty and timeless excellence in the heart of historic Bath.
One of the finest 5-star hotels in Bath, Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel overlooks stunning landscaped gardens, and offers first-class accommodation in superb surroundings. Our stylish meeting and function rooms, sublime bedrooms, private landscaped gardens and sensuous spa are just a few of the luxurious features that make our Bath Hotel & Spa ideal for a tranquil getaway in the glorious English countryside.
When you stay with us, the city's many historic attractions are right on our doorstep.
For 125 years, the City of Bath has been home to four generations of the Mallory family - a name synonymous with the finest jewellery, watches and luxury accessories from such internationally recognised names as Cartier, Chanel, Patek Philippe, Symthson and Longchamp. Mallory’s emporium of fine jewels, watches and leather goods also houses a workshop where a small team of craftsmen design and create bespoke diamond collections from classic engagement rings to elegant necklaces and earrings using both traditional and contemporary settings. The shopping experience at Mallory is one to enjoy and treasure.
Savills is synonymous with quality property and the highest standards of client care. We are proud to be able to sponsor Bath in Fashion 2013.Established in 1855, Savills is a global real estate services provider with an international network of more than 500 offices and associates, offering a broad range of specialist advisory, management and transactional services.
This global reach, combined with a deep understanding of the local market, helps our clients fulfil their real estate needs – whatever and wherever they are.
The Savills team has a genuine and active involvement in the local community, contributing to large and small events in and around the City.
SouthGate, Bath is a modern shopping destination with classic Georgian-style open streets and public spaces. Home to over 60 stylish shops full of the latest fashion, gadgets and places to eat. SouthGate, Bath is an ideal shopping destination for all the family. SouthGate, Bath Shopping centre is situated next to Bath Spa railway station and the new bus station; it also boasts an 860 space safe and secure car park.
Tallulah Rose flower school founder Rachel Wardley and her flower school students have created the catwalk floral designs for Bath In Fashion. For more information on flower courses visit www.tallulahroseflowers.com
Topping & Company Booksellers
Topping & Company Booksellers offer a vibrantly independent haven for real bibliophiles — with over 45,000 titles and knowledgeable, passionate booksellers.
A lively, all-year-round events programme is a huge part of our ethos, providing readers and authors with the opportunity to meet and chat over a glass of something, amid the convivial surroundings of the hand-crafted bookcases.
There are always fresh pots of decent coffee and tea on the go, so do drop in for a browse.
Your new Waitrose Food & Home in Bath is now open, and we’d love you to take a look around. In your new store you’ll find all the wonderful Waitrose food you’d expect, as well as our inspiring range of cookery, homeware products and fashion. From roasting joints to roasting trays, wine to wine glasses, children’s meals to children’s wear, you’re sure to find everything you need.
We look forward to seeing you soon.
For more information please visit waitrose.com/bath