Saturday, 4 June 2011

My Street Chic!

An amazing new fashion and style website has been launched this week, is the online fashion community that’s right up your street! Focusing on the latest fashion and beauty trends and how real people are interpreting them around the country. My Street Chic is launching with Bristol as it's pilot city and will then work its way across other fashion topping cities through out the UK!

 The lovely people at My Street Chic sent me over some details about the launch that is taking place next weekend!

Top of the knots: Bristol stylists in World Record attempt for topknot hairstyles

Bristol hairdressers will attempt to set the World Record for the highest number of topknot hairstyles completed in one day in a special event at Cabot Circus on Saturday 11 June.

The event, organised by Bristol based fashion website, will see local shoppers’ hair transformed into the iconic topknot style as part of a speed styling challenge. A team from Robin James Salon Ltd will attempt to get through as many topknots as possible to score a World Record – and put Bristol firmly on the style map.

The topknot, otherwise known as a super high bun, has been hailed as the hairstyle of Summer 2011, with celebs like Kylie, Gwen Stefani, Blake Lively and Whitney Port all rocking the look. 

Shoppers in Cabot Circus on 11 June will be able to get their hair styled into a topknot for free and become part of the attempt. Everyone who gets a topknot will also receive a free goodie bag, packed with stylish treats*.

Want a new look to go with your ‘do? Make-up artists from Bobbi Brown at House of Fraser will also be on hand offering free makeovers, while the Sanctuary Spa will be providing mini-manicures.

The event is being held to celebrate the launch of, a new Bristol based fashion website that will cover all things stylish in the city.

Bristol is home to a hotbed of different styles. aims to celebrate what’s best in the West for fashion and, with this World Record attempt we hope that people will sit up and take notice of Bristol as a style capital,” said Gina Dyer, Editor of

If you want to take part in the Great Topknot Challenge, head down to the stand in the main street at Cabot Circus on Saturday 11 June between 10am and 6pm.

With the event partners being Bobbi Brown, The Sanctuary, Robin James, House of Fraser and Cabot Circus it is definitely going to be a great event not to be missed!

So for all you fashionistas out there Bristol is the place to be next weekend! Make sure you pop down to get your chic-over. As many of you know from my top knot post a few weeks back I am a huge fan of this style so I know I will be popping down to the launch! 

Don't forget to take a look at the My Street Chic website for inspiration on all the latest styles! 

Stay Gorgeous

Grace x

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1 comment:

  1. Thanks for the shout out, Grace! Looking forward to seeing you there. Stay gorgeous! Gina x


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