FAB Pop-Up Store Hasselt
FAB Pop-Up Store Hasselt (Belgium) 15 November 2014 – 15 January 2015
Location: Kapelstraat 45, Hasselt
FAB Pop-Up Store is back! After successful editions in Hasselt (2011), Maastricht (2012), Aachen (2013), FAB Pop-Up Store returns in Hasselt and opens for the 4th time.
Fashion Across Borders npo (FAB), is a collaboration between Fashion Museum Hasselt, FASHIONCLASH (Maastricht) and Designmetropole Aachen. This Euregional fashion platform was founded to support fashion talent and the fashion industry within the Euregion Meuse-Rhine. FAB enables emerging talents to show the world what they are capable of with a fabulous FAB Pop-Up store. The FAB pop-up store will open in Kapelstraat 45 Hasselt from the 15th of November 2014 until the 15th of January 2015.
Quality vs. Quantity – Unique design “made in the Euregion”
The FAB Pop-up Store gives emerging talents a platform to showcase and sell their products in a temporary shop. After previous editions in Hasselt (2011), Maastricht (2012) and Aachen (2013), the FAB Pop-Up store returns to Hasselt this fall. Visitors can discover fascinating jewellery, clothing and accessories. Exclusive design and quality!
Who’s with me? – Participating designers
During previous editions, rising fashion labels such as Sofie Claes, Lena Berens and Hui Hui were among the participants. FAB gave them a chance to showcase their creations in a contemporary setting. And this year isn’t an exception: the FAB pop-up store brings you some authentic products from marvellous labels from the Euregion Meuse-Rhine such as Tom van Der Borght (BE), Monique Poolmans (NL), Hui Hui (DE), Bernadette Van de Braak (NL), No more twist (BE), Hanne de Wyngaert (BE) and many more.
The most wonderful time of the year
You can visit the FAB Pop-Up store from the 15th of November 2014 until the 15th of January 2015, a perfect moment to support these young designers. What do you think about some handmade jewellery for Christmas? Or an exclusive dress for a fashionable New Year’s Eve?
Meet & Greet and styling session
Are you curious about the stories behind the participating designers? Have you always wanted to know what their motives are and how their production process is put together? Do you dream of becoming a designer yourself one day? Come and join us for a Meet & Greet with the fabulous FAB designers on Saturday, the 13th of December from 11:00 – 13:00. Whilst listening to their stories, you can enjoy some local snacks and drinks. Keep an eye on the FAB website and make sure you register in time because the places are limited!
Would you rather have some personal styling advice from the one and only Linda Van Waesberge? Sign up for our styling session on which will take place on the 18th of December 2014. Linda will help you choose the perfect collection piece or accessory for your body type between 11:00 – 13:00. You’ll find more information about the styling session on the FAB website. Sign up quickly, because the places are limited!
About Fashion Across Borders
Fashion Across Borders npo (FAB) is a collaboration between Fashion Museum Hasselt, FASHIONCLASH Foundation (Maastricht) and Designmetropole Aachen. FAB wants to reinforce the fashion industry in the Euro region Meuse-Rhine by bringing people together who work in the field of fashion in a creative, economic or educational way. FAB wants to enlarge the visibility of fashion in the Euro region Meuse-Rhine.
Address: FAB Pop-Up Store
3500 Hasselt, Belgium
From Saturday November 15, 2014 until Thursday January 15, 2015
From Tuesday until Saturday 10:00 – 18:00
Sunday shopping: Sunday December 14, 2014 and Sunday December 21, 2014 from 12:00 – 17:00
With the support of the European Regional Development Fund and the People-to-people-program of INTERREG Euro region Meuse-Rhine. The European Commission invests in your future.