It's an exciting time for Victoria Lane Fashions in Harrogate. With the new Autumn and Winter ranges making their first appearances on the rails and preparations being made to attend the annual International Fashion week in Düsseldorf, there is a lot going on.
Let's start with the new arrivals already showing in Harrogate; welcome to the autumn collections from Lucia, Rabe, ERFO and Select!.
Lucia's latest collection has wonderful textured and patterned knitwear and coordinating skirts and trousers in jersey. These clothes are bound to be on your favourite play list.
For Rabe, navy is the new black for autumn. Lightening the look, Rabe have delivered exciting sweaters in pastels and melange textures with crystal trims.
ERFO is showing plain, stripe and floral blouses and shirts in cotton and satin, clothes you can wear from morning to night and still look and feel fantastic.
And new and exclusive to Victoria Lane Fashions this year is the acclaimed German brand Select! by Hermann Lange. Available in a wide range of sizes, Select! offers sophisticated separates for day and night.
Basler is another designer new to Victoria Lane this season. This premium German brand uses quality natural fibres to create feminine, stylish and elegant garments. Victoria Lane Fashions will stock coats and jackets from the autumn and winter ranges by Basler.
Eugen Klein makes a welcome reappearance in store this Autumn. Their innovative collection is founded on the quality of European fabrics and production, making their clothes easy to wear and to care for. Perfect outfits for days when you are on the go from breakfast to supper.
The annual International Fashion Fair held in Düsseldorf towards the end of the month is the showcase for ready to wear fashion. Designers from around the world will be exhibiting their latest collections and setting the styles we will be wearing in 2018.
All the Victoria Lane favourite designers will be staging their shows during the week, among them Rabe, Lucia, Lebek and Golléhaug and there will be personal visits to the fashion houses of many more, all with the aim of bringing you the very latest fashions in smart casual and event wear for 2018.
This annual trip to Germany ensures that Victoria Lane stays at the forefront of the latest fashions and brings exciting and affordable collections to the North East; clothes that are suitable for all demands of life from casual through to event and special occasion wear, for all ages and in a wide range of sizes.
Must be time for your next trip to Victoria Lane Fashions then?