We are delighted to announce that Young Ideas been shortlisted in the ‘Retail Business of the Year’ category at the 2014 Derby Telegraph Business Awards.
Celebrating the very best of the Derbyshire’s businesses, the Derby Telegraph Business Awards have been launched to promote and recognise thriving companies across a range of sectors.
After a demanding entry process, Young Ideas is one of three companies shortlisted in the ‘Retail Business of the Year’ category. Judged by an esteemed panel from sponsors Quantum Estates Management, the award aims to reward a retail business that has achieved measurable results while continuing to build upon a reputation for retail excellence. The contribution the winning business has made to the economic stability of the county has also been considered with the eventual winner representing one of Derbyshire’s finest retail businesses.
After celebrating at the Finalists and Sponsors Champagne and Canapés evening at the Cathedral Quarter Hotel, the Young Ideas team will now head to The Roundhouse where the winners will be announced by hosts Anne Davies, presenter of BBC East Midlands, and popular media personality, Paul Ross, during a glittering black tie awards ceremony on Wednesday 18 June 2014.
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YOUNG IDEAS CELEBRATE THE NEW SEASON AND A NEW FLAGSHIP STORE WITH A SPRING SUMMER 2014 FASHION SHOW!Posted in Event on April 11th, 2014 by admin – Be the first to comment
Young Ideas, the award-winning designer fashion destination, held its biannual fashion show at its Ashbourne
store on Sunday 23rd March. The sell-out event marked an important stage in the growth of the business as it was the first catwalk show to be held inside the stores new location at The Green Man in Ashbourne. The listed building, a former 17th Century coaching inn, is set across 2,700sq ft and now boasts a vastly extended shopping space and super-stylish new shop-fit and design, perfect for holding the seasonal catwalk show!
Over ninety guests were welcomed to the new flagship to enjoy canapés and champagne before taking to their seats. Presenting both womenswear and menswear, the fashion show portrayed key lifestyle ideas for the season ahead, from holidays to city breaks and special occasions. Each scene showcased looks from international designers such as Moschino Cheap & Chic, Belstaff, Paul Smith, Armani and Michael Kors and introduced new designers By Malene Birger, Stills and Heidi Klein to the Young Ideas collection.
Hair was crafted by Sally Montague Hair Group who opted for sleek ponytails and chignons to compliment the new season collections. Journeys à la Carte, the Uttoxeter based travel experts, provided the champagne and John Preston Flowers decorated the store while photographer George Emerson Wood was on hand to photograph the proceedings.
After the show, guests enjoyed sweet treats while the raffle was drawn which included fabulous prizes from Nicole Farhi, 360 Sweater, SAND, Stills, Derby County Football Club, Journeys a la Carte and Sally Montague Hair Group before taking a closer look at what they had seen on the catwalk!
Owner Anne Wright said of the event; ‘Our seasonal fashion shows are hugely popular and a great way of presenting this seasons key looks in a relaxed and social atmosphere, the event was par ticularly important to Young Ideas as it was both the first held in the new store at The Green Man and to feature menswear collections’
Ollie Hilsdon is see here receiving his prizes from Derby County player Jeff Hendrick and owner of Young Ideas, Anne Wright.
- £100 YOUNG IDEAS Gift Voucher
- Derby County 2013/14 NEW signed Away Shirt
- Two Match Tickets for Derby County V Leeds United
Young Ideas is the destination for designer fashion in the East Midlands with stores in Ashbourne, Derby and Online. The stores offer a fabulous edit of designer clothing with collections from PAUL SMITH, BELSTAFF, ARMANI, HUGO BOSS, MICHAEL KORS, MOSCHINO and many more.
From September 2013, new, exciting collections of Menswear will be available to complement our established range of Womenswear.
Men’s collections are available in our Ashbourne store and Online at www.youngideasfashion.com