Women For Women International Host Second Car Boot Sale
In aid of Women for Women International, The Store and The Vinyl Factory’s Brewer Street car park will become home to designers including Charlotte Olympia, Alice Temperly and MatchesFashion.com, who will all be selling one-off samples and pieces to raise money for and support the work of Women for Women International.
A charity that provides support to the women survivors of war, Women for Women International was founded in 1993 and has since supported over 447,000 women survivors of wars from regions including Afganistan, Northern Iraq, Syria, Nigeria and Congo giving the ability to rebuild their lives through a 12-month programme which teaches them about their rights, life skills and gives the opportunity to learn both vocational and business skills.
“We are so thrilled to be hosting the Women for Women International Car Boot Sale this May and we are hoping it will be even bigger and better than last year. We have such an exciting line up, an endless array of special pieces and amazing bargains to be had. We hope as many people as possible will come down and support this inspiring cause.” Alex Eagle, Creative Director of The Store and Alex Eagle
“Once again for the #SheInspiresMe Car Boot Sale we have a magnificent, creative group of women and brands joining forces to show the power of fashion to create real change for women survivors of war – our sisters – on the other side of the world. I could not be more delighted and grateful.” Brita Fernandez Schmidt, Executive Director, Women for Women International UK.
Alex Eagle, Alice Temperley, Bay Garnett, Belma Gaudio, British Fashion Council, Cassandra Stavrou, Charlotte Olympia, Charlotte Panda, Daniela Agnelli and Tiphaine De Lussy, Edeline Lee, Maria Kastani, MatchesFashion.com, Mimma Viglezio, Quentin Jones and Hikari Yokoyama, Rainbowwave, Red, Refinery29, Samata, Sara Simmonds, Sibylle Rochat and Alexandra Smet, Sophia Pasetti, Vestiaire Collective are so far confirmed car booters, whilst Braid Bar, Charlotte Tilbury and Fjura will host concession stalls!
Hosting their first car boot sale last year (2016) Women for Women International raised over £66,000. Visitors can support #SheInspiresMe and find out more, browse designer items and enjoy a day out to support a great charity by visiting the car boot sale on Saturday 6th May 2017 from 1pm – 5pm!
To purchase a ticket for the car boot sale please click here
To find out more about #SheInspiresMe and Women for Women International click here.
Images Courtesy of Women For Women International and Jeannine Michelle Photography