A Private Brunch or Lunch with Professor Jimmy Choo OBE in support of The Diana Award
Presented by TV’s Carol Smillie & TV Business Expert, Kate Hardcastle
Join a select number of V.I.P’s for an exclusive brunch or lunch to enjoy luxurious refreshments in the sumptuous surroundings of Harvey Nichols
Harvey Nichols, Leeds at the Fourth Floor Restaurant – Tuesday 6th September at 10.30am
There are 3 tiers of ticket rating exclusively for VIP’s which includes:
Main Ticket £125
Ticket with Meet & Greet £200
The brunch with champagne is at 10.30 & the lunch with champagne is at 1.30
BOOKING HOTLINE: Leeds.firstname.lastname@example.org and contact number is 0113 204 8000
CEO of the Diana Award, Tessy Ojo said: “We are delighted to be hosting this unique event which will allow us to hear from one of the most iconic names in fashion, whilst enjoying the beautiful surroundings of Harvey Nichols 4th Floor Restaurant, Leeds. This year, as the world marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Princess Diana, we at the Diana Award are proud to showcase how her legacy of kindness, service and empathy lives on in the lives of young people.”
Guests will enjoy an exclusive use of the venue, with a bespoke menu themed to the fashion event – for either a brunch or a lunch sitting. Champagne service and keepsake gift will be presented to every guest.
Celebrities in attendance include the TV Presenter, Carol Smilie, who will host the event and many more famous faces from stage & screen.
Organiser & Diana Award Trustee, the TV Business expert & The Customer Whisperer, Yorkshire born Kate Hardcastle said: “ It is an honour to bring this iconic event to Yorkshire, celebrating one of the most renowned names in couture fashion, Professor Jimmy Choo. We are working to ensure that the Diana Award reaches even more young people across the UK, and events such as these allow us to share the story of this very special charity.
Famed for making shoes for the late Princess Diana (the Princess of Wales), Datuk Prof. Jimmy Choo OBE’s beautiful creations have adorned the feet of royalty, celebrities and pop stars.
Since establishing his couture label in 1986, Choo’s made-to-order designs have included an extensive range of hand beaded, hand stitched and personalised shoes ranging from slippers, sandals, mules to boots. In 1996, building upon his already strong presence in Britain and his growing international reputation, Choo launched his ready-to-wear line and subsequently sold his share of the ready-to-wear business in November 2001 to Equinox Luxury Holdings Ltd entrusting them to carry on his hallmark of comfort and elegance to the luxury goods market, whilst he himself continued to operate his couture line.
Professor Choo who still actively works with his team in the design and production of bespoke handmade shoes to selected clientele under his new label Zhou Yang JIe; is also a firm support for education, as Ambassador for Footwear Education at the London College of Fashion and a spokesperson for the British Council in their promotion of British Education to foreign students.
Datuk Prof. Jimmy Choo OBE is a firm believer in ‘Creativity Through Skills’, a slogan he is promoting. He commented, “It is important to be skilled in order to become a good designer. A designer should not just be someone who is good at sketching but also be well versed and knowledgeable in every aspect of the making of any creation.”