Attire Bridal - Apr/Mar 2020 (Issue 76)

HARROGATE FASHION WEEK 39 A trip to one of Europe’s coolest cities to witness the unveiling of 35 collections for 2021? We’ll see you there VALMONT BARCELONA BRIDAL FASHION WEEK FAST FACTS WHERE: Montjuïc, Plaça Espanya, Avda. Reina Maria Cristina, Barcelona, Spain WHEN: 21 st – 26 th April 2020 INFO: We don’t know about you, but the team at Attire Bridal is very much looking forward to attending the Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week (VBBFW) this April. The prestigious event is the key platform to present new bridal trends, with the 2021 collections of an impressive 35 brands shown on the catwalk.  Beginning with the fashion shows between the 21 st and 24 th April, it’s then followed by the professional trade fair from the 24 th to the 26 th . What’s more, this event is set to be a big one, with VBBFW, organised by Fira de Barcelona, celebrating its 30 th anniversary! It’s already expecting to surpass the figures of VBBFW 2019, which had more than 430 firms – and over 23,000 visitors! ON THE RUNWAY Many local brands have secured catwalk slots – think Jesús Peiró, María Salas, Sedomir Rodríguez de la Sierra, Fely Campo, Yolancris, St. Patrick, Isabel Sanchis, Inmaculada García, Sophie et Voilà, Isabel Zapardiez, Marco & María, Ramón Sanjurjo, Carla Ruiz, Sonia Peña and Rosa Clará. Pronovias Group, which will take part in the fashion shows with the new proposals from the St. Patrick brand, will display another collection resulting from its partnership with an internationally firm – whose name the company will announce soon. Participating international brands will include for the first time Italy- based designer Peter Langner, the UK’s very own Jenny Packham and Vestal from South Korea. Others repeating their presence are Cymbeline, Justin Alexander, Maggie Sottero, Demetrios, Julia Kontogruni, The Atelier, Marylise, Rembo Styling and Flora. ALL THE FUN AT THE FAIR  The trade fair will coincide with the parade on the 24 th April, when it will open its doors. You can expect to mingle with entrepreneurs, retailers and distributors from 100 different countries, as well as around 1,500 strategic buyers from Italy, Germany, the UK, France, the USA, Japan, China, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Korea, Australia and the United Arab Emirates. It’s one event not to be missed! We ’ ll see you there! Love team Attire Bridal x HEAD TO SPAIN