Westfield Fountain Gate has prepared a one day fashion event to launch Autumn/Winter 2014. Get ready for Fashion Saturday packed with fashion activities, events and performances for the whole family. Starting from 10:00am to 6:00pm on the 1st of March, the events will run throughout the day and across the entire centre. Some of the events include A Melbourne city scene brought to life in the Centre Court, performance by X-Factor contestant Nathaniel Willemse, Flatlay Style Booth, Style Lounge, the Laneway Cider Bar, Kids Fashion Parade and many more.
Here is a full list of the event schedule:
Free 15 Minute Style Sessions 1st March – 29th March, Outside Michael Hill on level 1.
Looking for a wardrobe makeover? Join the Westfield Fountain Gate stylists at the Style Lounge for tips and secrets on the hottest fashion trends for the new season. This activity will run every Thursday and Friday in March from 5:00pm to 9:00pm and every Saturday in March, 10:00am to 5:00pm. Running throughout March, you will definitely find the time to drop by for a free 15 minute style session.
Live Graffiti Artist 1st March 10:00am - 5:00pm, Centre Court on level 1
Melbourne is known for its stunning laneways, art and surprises at every corner. For this event, Westfield is transforming the Centre Court into a Melbourne laneway, coming to life with activities including a live graffiti artist as an Australian style mural is created before your eyes, the Rekordelig Bar where you can sit back and relax with a complimentary glass of Rekordelig cider and the Flat Lay the Nation style booth where you can create your own flat lay, take a snap and enter to win a trip to Westfield London.
Flatlay Styling Station 1st March - 17th March 10:00am - 5:00pm, Near Myer on level 1 Visit the Flaylay Styling Station where you can create and shoot your very own flatlay style. The studio will be set up in the Melbourne Laneway in Centre Court on the 1st of March before relocating outside Myer. After creating your unique flatlay style you can enter for a chance to win a trip of a lifetime to London.
DJ Jiay Mills 1st March 10:00am, Centre Court on level 1 Watch the Centre Court transform to life while enjoying a complimentary glass of Rekordelig cider and tunes provided by Melbourne DJ Jiay Mills.
Energetiks Dance Flash Mob 1st March 10:00am - 5:00pm Energetiks are celebrating the release of their limited edition range with a dance flash mob. Get energetic and active for this fun-filled event.
Free Beauty Bar 1st March 11:00am -4:00pm, Outside Colette by Colette Hayman on level 1 The amazing team of professionals from Napoleon Perdis, Perri's Hairdressing, X-per-tease and Lush will be available to style your hair, beauty and make-up to prepare you for the new season. Learn how you can look your best and the latest beauty tips for free.
Kids Fashion & Dancers 1st March 11:00am - 11:30pm, 12:00pm - 12:30pm, 1:00pm-1:30pm, 2:00pm - 2:30pm A kids fashion runway featuring brands including Cotton On Kids, Rookie, The Kidstore, Bardot Junior and many more will bring the centre alive. The show will run throughout the day and also performances will be made by the hip hop dancers from J-Step in Cranbourne North to spice up the entire show.
X-Factor Live Performance Nathaniel Willemse 1st March 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Outside Switch on level 1
Nathaniel Willemse from X-Factor 2012 will be joining in the fashion celebrations by performing 2 of his songs and a meet and greet session with his fans. You can meet Nathaniel and get your copy of his latest single 'You're Beautiful' signed but remember to arrive early so you don't miss out!
Westfield Fountain Gate is located on 352 Princes Highway, Fountain Gate. Getting there is most convenient by car and the centre offers more than 6300 free parking space, you definitely won't miss out. So what are you waiting for? Get ready for a Saturday filled with fashion goodness!