Fashion Events

Fashion Association of Britain Business Networking Evening

Wednesday 16th May 2012

Fashion Association of Britain Networking Evening



Come and meet two great supporters of independent fashion:

Fashion Association of Britain and


*Free entry for FAB and YBS members*


Speakers include:

Eric Musgrave: Former Editorial Director of Drapers

Samantha Bleasby and Louisa Valvano: Founders of


The Fashion Association of Britain (FAB) and exist to promote, strengthen and develop the independent fashion sector, embracing both retailers and their suppliers. At this relaxed networking event in central Manchester you’ll hear how they can make your business stronger and more profitable – at virtually no cost to you.


The FAB story will be told by industry commentator and ex-Editorial Director of Drapers, Eric Musgrave. The concept will be explained by founders Samantha Bleasby and Louisa Valvano, who have many years of experience working on the Pure London show and the WGSN trends website.



The event will also provide a rare opportunity to meet and network with other independent fashion store owners and suppliers in the independent sector, so don’t be shy!


VENUE  2022NQ, 20 Dale Street, Manchester


DATE  Wednesday, 16 May 2012



6:30 pm | Doors open

7:00 pm | Presentations

8:00 pm | Q&A session and open discussion

8:30 pm – 11:00 pm | Pay bar and networking


TICKETS £10 in advance 


For any enquiries, contact Eric on or Louisa on


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