Dolls of Decadence: Autumn diary 2012…Runway time!

The models, rocking out in some of the creations of the designers who will be showcasing at this years event at the MDFA Networking party. Can you spot Dolls of Decadence pieces? Clue: the closer to the middle the more likely, you’ll guess correct.
Models(L-R): Sophia Coker, Charlotte Burton, Charlotte Wagstaff, Leanne, Nehanda Ferguson and Tanya Mihailovic
Who said there aren’t any good models in Birmingham?
Image: Merv Haynes

Its not just the sun in September, that’s hotting things up, at Dolls of Decadence HQ: Our DDUK calender is looking rather busy for this Autumn. Its all about the runway time!
OKso we haven’t quite got to the London Fashion week level for to showcasing our work, but we will be showcasing at some important events- by any independent designer, of our level’s standards- over the next two months.

Kicking off with Arts Fest 2012– Birmingham’s biggest artistic festival showcasing all things creatives, including dance, art and of course Fashion!

It will be the second time, Fashion has been included as part of the event and our second time taking part. This year the fashion show is in conjunction with MFDA (Midlands Fashion design awards) who- of course, we are a nominee in the ‘Emerging designer ‘ category-
Catch Dancing Dolls UK at the the Birmingham’s Council House, Victoria Square on the 8/9th September, where we will be showcasing our current A/W2012 Collection: Closet Princess.
Its all FREE, so come see!

We’ve put up the fashion time schedule, so there are no excuses, but just in case you want more references and info, here is a direct link to the Artsfest website, cos we just good like that!

12.00noon – 13.00pm Fashion Shows
14.00pm – 15.00pm Fashion Shows

12.00noon – 13.00pm Fashion Shows
14.00pm – 15.00pm Fashion Shows
L.F.S (Leeds Fashion show) 19th October 2012
 This will also be on the 19th October- we will be showcasing our A/W12 collection at Leeds Fashion Show, taking place at the Leeds Town Hall- The Headrow Leeds LS1 3AD
 the second time of Dolls of Decadence ripping the runway at LFS.
This time round we even will have the pleasure of having our own fashion stylist- Leeds based stylist Jyoti Matoo (VOIR) on board! Who will be styling the collection exclusively for the event. Lucky us!
MFDA (Midlands Fashion Designers Awards 2012) 19th October 2012
And, if you want to see whats coming next from Dolls of Decadence, well I guess you better come to the main event- the MFDA on the 19th October at the Botanical gardens, Birmingham. (Yes- we will be in Leeds and Birmingham at the same time! There is sooo no stopping us!)
We will for the FIRST time be showcasing 6 pieces from our Brand spanking new S/S013 collection. Exciting!
Our S/S13 collection will be the biggest one yet…oh, did I forget to mention our most DRAMATIC. Yep- that too!
Just, in case you’re thinking; when do we get to see the rest of the collection, That’ll be April 2013…and you’ll have to get on a plane to do that! Hee he! Can’t S.N.M- just yet!
You can see a list a list of all the finalist we will be up against here
For more info, about the event- and of course to get tickets. Check out the website  here
….Hopefully we might win our category, this year (Dolls of Decadence was also a nominee for the MDFA 2011), the competition is however, very stiff! Either way, we’ll love it!
All of this- and we still have to keep all our fabulous dolls dress- and complete the new collection. #DollDomination the saga continues
“Finally Exhaled SS13 coming soon…..

Dolls of Decadence at MFDA 2011. Image by Adam Fraise

We are signing out, See you at ARTS FEST! xx