About The Event
The Curve Fashion Festival is the UK's largest plus size fashion event and we are in full swing for our 2017 event!
Our debut event in September 2015 saw over 1100 women from all over the UK descend upon Manchester for a full day of shopping, fashion shows, industry seminars and celebrity meet and greets. We even had visitors travel from as far as America and South Africa to join the fun! 2016 saw us head to Liverpool with an even bigger attendance for more fashion, shopping and celebrity guests!
The Curve Fashion Festival is your one stop to Shop Til You Drop with some of the biggest names in High Street & Online Fashion! 2015 and 2016 saw you shop Plus Size Collections from River Island, Marks & Spencer, Simply Be, Very, Elvi, Boohoo and so many more!
The plans for 2017 have already begun and we are thrilled to welcome back so many of your favourite retailers including, River Island, Studio 8, Gemma Collins, Apples & Pears, Topsy Curvy, Plus Equals and many more!
When you're done with your major retailers, why not pop along to the Market Hall inside the Fashion Hall where you can shop all of your local independent retailers; shopping fashion, jewellery and beauty!
Now that we mention Beauty we were thrilled to have Fake Bake, The Body Shop and Doll Lash all at The Curve Fashion Festival 2016!
2016 saw The Curve Fashion Festival in partnership with Look Magazine and boasted Hayley Hasselhoff as the face of the festival as well as lots of other celebrities.
Throughout the day you could meet some of your favourite celebrities at the Meet & Greet Stand for the perfect selfie opportunity! Did you manage to catch celebs like Hayley Hasselhoff and Sandi & Sandra from Channel 4’s Gogglebox over there? How about Tess Holliday or Chanelle Hayes? Not to mention the fabulous Geordie Shore Star Holly Hagan! Head to the Gallery to see if you pic is up with your favourite celeb from 2016!
Once you're done with celebs and shopping you head to one of our Catwalk Shows were your favourite brands give you a sneak peek of their new pieces! Check out the full line up from 2016 here! http://thecurvefashionfestival.co.uk/pages/fashion-shows
Brand New for 2016 was our VIP Lounge sponsored by navabi. VIP ticket holders had exclusive access to the VIP Lounge as well as priority seating for the Catwalk Show including the launch of Hayley Hasselhoff's NEW Collection with Elvi. The VIP Lounge is also where you could be gifted with goody bags and be treated to free beauty treatments from Fake Bake.