Dressed up for Ladies' Day 2013
Ladies' Day for Tatton 2013 celebrated fashion, floristry and flair, plus a chance to catch the judges' attention and win a fabulous prize.
Ladies’ Day was the perfect excuse for visitors to dress in their most stylish outfits and indulge in the special programme on offer.
Whether attending the talks from ‘Inspiring Women in Horticulture’, witnessing the stunning creativity of the Interflora Florist of the Future finalists or catching the Manchester School of Art’s Graduate Fashion Show, this was the day to enjoy the summer sun, celebrate style and treat yourself to that glass of bubbly with your best girlfriends.
Ladies’ Day highlights included:
Interflora Florist of the Future Competition in the Floral Design Studio (pictured left)
Manchester School of Art at MMU’s Graduate Fashion Show – showing off their final degree collections at the show
Interflora’s 90th Anniversary floristry display – looking at floral design style through the past nine decades
Indulge in the Country Living Magazine Pavilion or Horticultural Arts & Crafts Pavilion in the Escape Zone for the best in lifestyle shopping
Peter Murray, owner of boutique perfumery Pulse of Perfumery in Knutsford, Cheshire, shared his extensive knowledge and passion for the art of perfumery. Peter’s career has spanned 27 years in the fragrance industry and he was on hand to entertain and inform visitors on the history of perfume.
Plus, 'Inspiring Women in Horticulture' talks featured speakers including:
- Helen Bainbridge, Fir Trees Pelargonium Nursery
- Catherine Horwood, author of Gardening Women
- Vicky Fox, Plantagogo