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Stylingsession by Linda Van Waesberge 18.12.2014

Linda Van Waesberge, a woman of the world.

She describes herself as "Creative Consultant" and that is exactly what she is. Linda is a stylist, lifestyle reporter, blogger for The Standard (Linda Land), and oh- so much more!
She has lots of fun while taking care of style. The opportunity to be styled by Linda Van Waesberge is one of a kind. She knows the fashion world from the inside and the outside and she know perfectly well which garments or accessories will make your personality shine.
If you feel as excited as we do (and yes... we are very excited!), send us an email (please note that places are limited).

Date: 18th of December, 2014 11:00-13:00

Location: Kapelstraat 45, 3500 Hasselt, Belgium

For registrations send an email to: karolien.vanoppen@hasselt.be


Meet & Greet ... the fabulous FAB designers 13.12.2014

Are you curious about the stories behind the participating designers?

Have you always wanted to know what their motives are and how their production process is put together? Is one of your dreams to become a designer yourself one day? Come and join us for a Meet & Greet with the fabulous FAB designers on Saturday, the 13th of December from 11:00 - 13:00. Whilst listening to their stories, you can enjoy some local snacks and drinks. Make sure you register in time because the places are limited!

Date: 13th of December, 2014 11:00-13:00

Location: Kapelstraat 45, 3500 Hasselt, Belgium

For registrations send an email to: karolien.vanoppen@hasselt.be


Fashion Across Borders Pop-Up Store 2014 Hasselt

from 15.11.2014 until 15.01.2015

Fashion Across Borders npo (FAB), is a collaboration between Fashion Museum Hasselt, Fashionclash Maastricht and Designmetropole Aachen. This Euro regional fashion platform was founded to support fashion talent and the fashion industry within the Euro region Meuse- Rhine. FAB enables emerging talents to show the world what they are capable of with a fabulous FAB Pop-Up store. The FAB pop-up store will open in Kapelstraat 45 Hasselt from the 15th of November 2014 until the 15th of January 2015.
 
Quality vs. Quantity - Unique design "made in the Euro region"
The FAB Pop-up Store gives emerging talents a platform to showcase and sell their products in a temporary shop. After previous editions in Hasselt (2011), Maastricht (2012) and Aachen (2013), the FAB Pop-Up store returns to Hasselt this fall. Visitors can discover fascinating jewellery, clothing and accessories. Exclusive design and quality!  
 
Who’s with me? - Participating designers
During previous editions, rising fashion labels such as Sofie Claes, Lena Berens and Hui Hui were among the participants. FAB gave them a chance to showcase their creations in a contemporary setting. And this year isn't an exception: the FAB pop-up store brings you some authentic products from marvellous labels from the Euro region Meuse-Rhine such as Tom van Der Borght (BE), Monique Poolmans (NL), Hui Hui (DE), Bernadette Van de Braak (NL), No more twist (BE), Hanne de Wyngaert (BE) and many more.
 
The most wonderful time of the year  
You can visit the FAB Pop-Up store from the 15th of November 2014 until the 15th of January 2015, a perfect moment to support these young designers. What do you think about some handmade jewellery for Christmas? Or an exclusive dress for a fashionable New Year's Eve?
 
Meet & Greet and styling session
Are you curious about the stories behind the participating designers? Have you always wanted to know what their motives are and how their production process is put together? Do you dream of becoming a designer yourself one day? Come and join us for a Meet & Greet with the fabulous FAB designers on Saturday, the 13th of December from 11:00 - 13:00. Whilst listening to their stories, you can enjoy some local snacks and drinks. Keep an eye on the FAB website and make sure you register in time because the places are limited!  
 
Would you rather have some personal styling advice from the one and only Linda Van Waesberge? Sign up for our styling session on which will take place on the 18th of December 2014. Linda will help you choose the perfect collection piece or accessory for your body type between 11:00 - 13:00. You'll find more information about the styling session on the FAB website. Sign up quickly, because the places are limited!  
 
About Fashion Across Borders
Fashion Across Borders npo (FAB) is a collaboration between Fashion Museum Hasselt, Faschionclash Maastricht and Designmetropole Aachen. FAB wants to reinforce the fashion industry in the Euro region Meuse-Rhine by bringing people together who work in the field of fashion in a creative, economic or educational way. FAB wants to enlarge the visibility of fashion in the Euro
region Meuse-Rhine. 


Dieses Projekt wird von der Europaïschen Union kofinanciert (EFRE) (INTERREG IV-A-Programm Euregio Maas-Rhein) "Die Kommission investiert in Ihre Zukunft"  

Het project wordt met financiële steun van de Europese Unie gesubsidieerd (EFRO) (INTERREG IV-A programma Euregio Maas-Rijn) "De Commissie investeert in uw toekomst"  

Ce projet est cofinancé par l'Union européenne (FEDER) (INTERREG IV-A Programm Euregio Meuse-Rhin) "La Commission investit dans votre avenir"


FAB Store Maastricht

Fashion talent in the spotlight in the FAB POP-UP STORE Maastricht

After the success in Hasselt FAB POP-UP STORE is temporarily opening in Entre Deux shopping centre in the heart of Maastricht. Young fashion talent from the Euregio Meuse-Rhine gets the chance to showcase and sell their designs.

Something for everyone
In the FAB Pop-Up Store you'll find unique clothing, scarves, handbags, jewellery, knitwear, children's clothing and even dogs clothing. Are you looking for special gifts for the holidays then you're at the right spot at the FAB STORE in Maastricht.

Designers
An.S., Atelier Milada - Ann Boogaerts, Anya Liesnik fashion design and illustration, ash, barike, BRANKOPOPOVIC, CN JEWELLERY, Collette Klinkenberg, Danielle Vroemen Jewellery Design, Delphine QUIRIN, Dorinda Bielen, Eva Schreuder Ontwerpen, Fabian Seibert SÜLZKOTLETT, Heike Tittes, Henot Marleen, juliette bogers, Katja Sobol, KIRIN DESIGN, konrathvonreumont, LB lena berens, Lies Wambacq 'Juweelontwerp', Lisanne Janssen, Lore Langendries, Lou Bijou by Els Louwette, Maike Gericke Design, marco iannicelli, Marsha Kessels, MIEK, mieke dierckx, Nawie Kuiper, nina führer, Noir Near Future, Non Design Label, p/e - per exemplaar, pot luck, PYG®, sO mINe*, Sonja Schödel, STRIKKS

FAB POP-UP STORE MAASTRICHT
When: December 13 – January 6
Location: Entre Deux Maastricht
Open: general shopping hours

Thanks to:
Entre Deux Maastricht, VVV Maastricht, Magisch Maastricht, Gemeente Maastricht, Stad Hasselt, Centrum Management, Huis voor de Kunsten Limburg, Provincie Limburg, Chaussures Mondiales, FashionAcross Borders vzw, Modemuseum Hasselt, Designmetropole Aachen, FASHIONCLASH


FAB-store Hasselt

04.11.2011 - 01.06.2012

The FAB-store in Hasselt is the first initiative of Fashion Across Borders vzw. On the Grote Markt of Hasselt in the heart of the Gallery De Ware Vrienden twenty designers from the Euregio Meuse-Rhine has the opportunity to show and sell their creations. In March 2012 a new lot of fashion talent will present their work. Fashion lovers can enjoy a selection of fashion items, ranging from exclusive dresses, handmade scarves and handbags to unique jewelery and hip t-shirts.

With the opening of this store the city of Hasselt positions itselve even more as a fashion city and in the meantime  the gallery in the centre of the city gets a boost. Taking part in the FAB-store offers young designers the opportunity to taste of entrepreneurship because, besides being creative, they will also develop their commercial spirit.

Participants: Aïcha Gerards, B-Made, Céline Pinckers, Collette Klinkenberg, Daniëlle Vroemen, Delphine Quirin, Els Louwette, Fien De Graaf, HUIHUI, Ingo Binder, Irene Heldens, IXX, Linda Maisan, Lore Langendries, Mieke Dierckx, PYG, Titi + The German Kid, sO mINE*, Sülzkotlett, Veronica Vartic, Wolf by Sofie Claes.