Malmaison Birmingham launches a Spring Wedding Fair

Everyone wants their big day to be different, but many wedding venues lack that ‘special something’ to make guests go ‘wow’! Malmaison Birmingham is hosting a wedding fair on Sunday 13 April to show bride and grooms-to-be that it is the perfect destination for a stunningly unique wedding. Free to attend, the show will include a catwalk show featuring breath-taking bridal wear from The Wedding Club, including BERTA Bridal, a range that has the wedding world currently in a spin.  Israeli designer Berta has created a collection of stunning dresses that boast sexy silhouettes, plunging necklines and cut out designs

Hollywood Monster Welcomes New Monster Machine

One of the UK’s leading printing companies, Hollywood Monster, has taken delivery of a new world-class printer that is helping to change the face of events. With two large-scale projects already under its belt, the MTEX 5032 is proving to be a popular addition to the Hollywood Monster printing mix, with event managers choosing its new easy-to-install options. At 3.2m wide, the MTEX 5032 is a ‘monster’ addition to the company; bringing with its £250,000+ investment a new way for event planners, retailers and set designers to create engaging spaces. The direct-to-textile printer enables Hollywood Monster to create visually stunning

Worcester Warriors and Wragge & Co help SIFA Fireside to re-introduce breakfast

Homeless Centre, SIFA Fireside, has today announced the return of 15,000 meals as a result of donations from the city’s businesses, faith groups and residents. Last December, the Digbeth-based Centre had to discontinue serving breakfast, reducing the number of meals it serves to homeless people by half. The news triggered great concern in the local community, resulting in an influx of financial donations as well as offers to provide and cook breakfast on a regular basis. The biggest donation came from Wragge & Co’s Charitable Trust, who gave £5,000, while a resident of Acocks Green has given £1000, and the

Mr Magorium isn’t the only one with an Emporium

Hot on the heels of our announcement about working on this year’s Midlands Fashion Awards and MFA International Fashion Showcase, we’ve got another great fashion brand joining the EV. Family. Emporium England is fast-becoming one of the UK’s top shopping sites, with a whole host of luxury accessories for men, women, children and brides. If you’re in need of a shopping spree, or if you’re looking for something in particular, EmporiumEngland.co.uk has a host of treats to get you spending your cash! In their own words, Emporium England’s mission is to: “Find all that is luxurious in the world of

Nanaimo Bars lead top food trend list for 2014

Nanaimo Bars the Original are traditional Canadian bars made up of three mouth-watering layers of coconut biscuit, custard cream, and premium Belgian chocolate with a dash of bourbon vanilla. Using her Grandmother’s original recipe from 1953, Rebecca Jeavons-Fellows and her mother, the team behind Nanaimo Bars the Original have mastered and perfected the recipe over the years, developing two new flavours alongside the original – Caramel and Mint. The sweet treats are best served chilled from the fridge, giving you a big bear hug for your taste buds. With Nanaimo bars tipped as one of the Top Food Trends for

Fashion showcased launched for National and International design talent

This June will see a new showcase for national and international designers take place, as part of the 2014 Midlands Fashion Awards. The MFA International Fashion Showcase has been launched after an influx of interest from designers who were not eligible for the main Midlands Fashion Awards but had talent that deserved recognition from the industry. Organisers of the Midlands Fashion Awards (MFA) have announced the introduction of the MFA International Fashion Showcase, which will take place in Birmingham this June. The event is a chance for designers with over three years’ experience to use the MFA platform and gain

MFA 2014 appoints EV. to profile new fashion talent

We are big fashion lovers at EV. and, much like Kate Middleton, we think the future of the industry lies with future talent. So we are absolutely delighted to announce that we have been appointed to handle the PR and social media for the 2014 Midlands Fashion Awards. The awards, which were founded by Jenny Eason in 2009, recognise and celebrate the wealth of fashion design and talent across Birmingham and the Midlands region. New and emerging fashion and accessory designers, aspiring make-up artists and stylists can enter the awards and take the next step into the competitive but rewarding

Genelle Aldred to join ASOS and Moonpig founders in panel debate about internet businesses

On Tuesday 25 February, Genelle Aldred will join the founder and CEO of ASOS, Decoded and Moonpig.com for ‘Inspiring Entrepreneurs – Internet Icons’. The event, which takes from 5.45pm-9pm, will bring together some of the UK’s most successful internet and tech entrepreneurs. They will provide an insight into creating not just a great online business, but one with longevity. The panel at the British Library is made up of: Nick Robertson OBE, Co-Founder and CEO of ASOS Kathryn Parsons, Founded and CEO of Decoded Nick Jenkins, Founder of Moonpig.com The panel discussion will be streamed live from the British Library