Here's another sneak peak at some of the incredible books that we've been busy sourcing for Princess Julia's fabulous new pop-up retail aventure THE AMWELL STREET KNOCKING SHOP !
Maiden will be selling a carefully chosen selection of vintage books at the Amwell Street Knocking shop! Click here for further details http://tinyurl.com/6ym6w4v
THE AMWELL STREET KNOCKING SHOP
Curated by Karlie Shelly and Princess Julia The Amwell Street Knocking Shop is a ‘pop up’ destination lifestyle boutique taking place over a six week period from the 20th of May to the 26th June, open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in a beautiful Islington Location. (By appointment weekdays). The two storey shop at No 63 will selling contemporary vintage from labels Pam Hogg, Westwood, A Child Of The Jago, Margeila, Simon Preen, Judy Blame, Noki, Louise Gray, Superfine, Mich Dulce and Preen. Along side which a wonderful selection of personally selected and unique pieces and accessories from the 50’s onwards are available to compliment the array of fashion available. The Amwell Street Knocking Shop is also proud to announce a selection of vintage books of interest especially selected by Maiden (www.maidenshop.com). Out the back ‘The Pink Flamingo Garden’ is an ideal spot to take a breather and enjoy your latest purchases! On the lower level we have a screening studio and workshop where we have programmed various events to take place over our stay.
THE AMWELL STREET KNOCKING SHOP
Location- 63 Amwell Street, London EC1R 1UR
Official opening date and launch party- Friday 20th May, closing date - Sunday 26th June 2011
Opening times- Friday to Sunday, 12 midday till 7pm and by appointment during the week.
Karlie Shelly - (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Princess Julia - (email@example.com)
‘The House’ Felicity Hayward and Henry Wickett-Padgham (Clothes)
Josh Quenton (Clothes)
Lauren Webb (Clothes)
Yasmina Dexter (Clothes)
Pinkie Love (Clothes)
Pam Hogg (Clothes)
Joe Corre (Clothes)
Ben Westwood (Clothes)
Vivienne Westwood (Clothes)
Judy Blame (Accessories and T-shirts)
Flora Starkey (Clothes)
Mich Dulce (Hats)
Maiden - Noah Crutchfield (Vintage Books)
Today Is Boring (Tree and Adam Carr) Film Screenings 6-9pm
Regular screenings tbc, £5 entry, with explanation of film from either a guest curator or themselves. Refreshments available.
Badge Making Working Workshop
Make your own badges, directed by PINS (Karlie Shelly). Three hour workshop, pupils pay a nominal fee and create and keep their work.
HUMAN AID EVENT
Evening event, to raise awareness for Joe Corre’s personal charity.
LIFE/FASHION DRAWING CLASS
Sunday afternoon class to take place in the screening room.
Free event, with an informal chat from designer Noki (45 minutes), and then a chance to actually recycle vintage clothing with tips from Noki. In conjunction with Dazed Digital.
STRAIGHT UP DAY
Emily Rose England takes ‘straight ups’ in the downstairs area and outside areas. Customers can either wear purchases from the shop itself or as they come. To be put up on i-D Online. http://www.i-donline.com/
MAKE UP DAY WITH ILLMASQUA
Workshop experimenting with our favorite make up line! Details tbc.
With Scottee and Eat Your Heart Out.
ALPHA DELUXE BY APPOINTMENT
Photographic portraits to take place Saturday 28th May.
Hair Dressing Salon
With Sammy Knight, specializing in vintage hair styles. By appointment.*
CELEBRITY SHOP ASSISTANTS