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Diary of a Pretty Eccentric

12/10/2018

Lady P wears Autumn colours

Lady P wears Autumn’s delicious palette of berries, chestnuts and conkers Lady P allows us access to her fabulous and rich wardrobe of Autumn colours and styles. After her busy weekend retreat away with friends in the country Lady P headed to town to treat herself to some sumptuous new dresses and things to keep the Autumn chill at bay. This is a glorious time of year when the leaves are changing colour and the nights are starting to draw in; it’s time to wrap ourselves up in warm and... Read More

03/10/2018

Introducing the mysterious Lady P

Introducing Lady P… Welcome to the world of Lady P our very own modern style icon who’s life reads like a novel from another era. Every couple of weeks she will be sharing her adventures with you along with some essential style tips especially for the coming party season; of which she will be most definitely RSVP’ing. Also be sure to check out her daily doings on our Instagram page, if you can’t wait too long for her next instalment. Lady P has recently been away for a long weekend... Read More

02/08/2018

Margot’s Wedding

We invite you to discover Margot’s Wedding Margot’s Wedding is an inspirational and alternative wedding magazine, launched in 2013. It’s aim is to inspire brides to be and those planning on get hitched with the wonderful and the quirky. Featuring real life weddings as well as ideas for catering and venues; each issue is available to view online as well as being distributed bi-annually around Sussex, Hampshire and Surrey. Click here for more info For their latest shoot they have styled some of our favourite bridal pieces on location. Shot... Read More

22/06/2018
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FRIDA KAHLO EXHIBITION AT THE V&A – ON NOW UNTIL 4TH NOVEMBER

DATES: Now – 4th November LOCATION: KNIGHTSBRIDGE, LONDON WEBSITE & TICKET INFO: click here _______________________________________________________________________________________________________    The V&A presents a collection of personal artefacts and clothing from renowned and iconic artist Frida Kahlo. Taken from her native Mexico, the colours and intricate embroidery pieces are powerful statement pieces from an exceptional woman of talent and totally unique style. The items of clothing are beautifully displayed alongside some of her wonderful self portraits that defined her art. It is hard not to be inspired by the vibrancy and eccentricity of the... Read More

29/05/2018

Love Story… The perfect wedding dress

Love Story…The perfect wedding dress It’s one of the most important days of anyones life and once you’ve found that special someone the task then falls to find that perfect wedding dress. For her very special day bride Alice choose to wear our stunning 1920s inspired Ava wedding dress. With it’s elegant and elongating embellishment this dress makes you feel like a true goddess. The perfectly positioned sequins subtly sculpt and draw the eye upwards. Inspired by the Art Deco designs of the 1920s. “I never wanted a big dress,... Read More

10/04/2018

We ‘Speakeasy’ to the fabulous MyCharleston

  This Spring Summer we are again teaming up with the brilliant MyCharleston dance company and their Speakeasy event as part of the Brighton fringe. The company was launched in January 2014 and have expanded into 5 cities that not only teach classes, workshops and hen parties but also take part in festivals, Charleston World Record Attempts as well as sell out events. About the MyCharleston Speakeasy Now in its third year, the MyCharleston Speakeasy will have you dancing the iconic steps of the 1920s. With a twist of Jazz... Read More

05/04/2018

SEE OUR LIVE CHARLESTON PERFORMANCE THIS SATURDAY 7TH APRIL AT 12NOON

DATE: SATURDAY 7TH APRIL 2018 TIME: 12 NOON (be prompt) ADDRESS: PRETTY ECCENTRIC, 10 BOND STREET, BRIGHTON, BN1 1RD __________________________________________________________________________________________ COME ALONG AND GET YOUR KICKS THIS WEEKEND AT OUR BRIGHTON STORE. PERFORMING LIVE IN THE WINDOW WILL BE THE FABULOUS MYCHARLESTON GIRLS WHO WILL BE INVITING CUSTOMERS AND PASSERS BY TO JOIN IN THE FUN AND FRIVOLITY THAT IS CHARLESTON. PLUS WE WILL BE GIVING OUT SPECIAL DISCOUNT CARDS TO SPEND IN-STORE OR ONLINE.   MYCHARLESTON WILL BE PERFORMING AT THE BRIGHTON FRINGE ON 5th MAY 2018 TAKE A... Read More

30/11/2017

Party season

It’s time to party! As the party season gets under way and the invites come flooding through the door, often we are left wondering… ‘What shall I wear’ or often ‘I haven’t a thing to wear’. Fear not we are here to offer some stylish advice that will not only help you find your perfect look but allow you to shine out against the crowd and wow your hosts. This is an invitation to have fun; as it were to ‘mix things up’ so naturally we have taken inspiration from... Read More

09/11/2017

#Prettyeccentric

Post your #Prettyeccentric photos on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for your chance to WIN £200 to spend with us. Here at Pretty Eccentric we celebrate and applaud the beautiful, the unique and the eccentric. Design and style that is both gloriously glamourous and dramatically divine and dandy. We love those of you who want to be individual and stand out from the crowd, those of you who have your own sense of sophisticated style. Through time and passing trends it’s always the ‘style icons’ and the trailblazers that make their... Read More

19/10/2017

40 Winks

Read on for your chance to stay at the eccentric and unique 40 Winks Hotel, the lavish location for our stunning new photoshoot. It was a rather warm and balmy mid-October morning when we all met outside the inconspicuous and intriguing front door to The 40 Winks Hotel. From the outside it looks very much like a grand townhouse and doesn’t give away the secrets on the inside which would blow the mind of even the most artistic and creative minds. We were greeted by the eccentric, dandy owner and designer David... Read More