Haven't got a ticket for the frow? Head to one of these alternative London Fashion Week events instead.
MARIA TASH POP-UP
New York’s poshest piercer and jeweller Maria Tash is popping up for a Fashion Week residency in the grande-dame of London department stores, Liberty. For ten days you can enhance your helix, jazz up your conch, or bedazzle your rook. From £20. Regent St, W1B 5AH. Oxford Circus. Until Feb 29.
LONDON COLLEGE OF FASHION EXHIBITION
Sneak a peak at future fashion by checking out the work of LCF’s graduating class. Showcasing the next generation of fashion stars, the #LCFMA16 exhibition will include clothing, fashion film, accessories and photography. Victoria House Basement, Southampton Row, WC1B 4DA. Holborn. Until Feb 20. Wed-Fri noon-7pm; Sat noon-5pm. Free.
As the great and good of the fashion world trek from show to show, avoiding London’s less than welcoming weather, you can duck into Leicester Square’s W Hotel and be pampered for the price of a coffee. Order anything on the menu and indulge in some complimentary preening: Nails Inc will be on hand to get your mitts in shape, while In Your Dreams will be attending to faces. 10 Wardour St, W1D 6QF. Leicester Square. Feb 19 - Feb 21.
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