Launceston Cup is fast approaching and its in its 150th year this year! There are many events on over this exciting fashion season. We have highlighted our favourites for the season so be sure to join us!
The Cup Barrier Drawer and fashion parade will take place on the Friday before the cup. This year the date is the Fri 21st Feb. There are prizes to be won as well as the fashion parade featuring Vashti Boutique and other stores which is always compared by Christopher Horne (one of Melbourne's fashion gurus, so I've been told for years he has been doing this), and teamed with the amazingly gorgeous models from the Sue Rees modelling agency, this is sure to be a great time of fashion and PRIZES!!!
The Fashion for Fillies Gala Parade is to be held at the Hotel Grand Chancellor this year as a beautiful luncheon on Sunday the 23rd Feb. Again there will be amazing prizes for best dressed and best hat. You will enjoy a two course meal and glass of sparkling for $85 per person. Book a table of friends or go with a girlfriend. Christopher Horne is comparing this event and fashion parade also, which will feature the best Launceston cup fashions including Vashti Boutique and others, as well as showcasing some of the best upcoming Autumn collections available in our city. For the first time also Bladerunner at The Charles will be sharing their best styling tips for your cup look. Tickets can be purchased at Sues of Invermay on 6331 6415
Lastly, The 150th Launceston Cup is held on Wednesday the 26th Feb. Our favourite on the day is always Fashions on the Field, with an exclusive Victorian Vintage category for this year only, where you could win an amazing getaway to Melbourne. Whether you win or not, its always fun on the day to watch/participate and see all the stunning outfits people have put together. Prize for Womens classic racewear is a trip to Paris with $1000 spending money and Mens classic racewear is a trip to LA with $1000 spending money! Worth entering ladies and gents!! Second place for womens classic racewear is a $250 voucher from Vashti Boutique so if you love our clothes, enter to win that!
Love Jacqui xx