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Fancy schmoozing at the Stella McCartney For Gap launch, Mon 2nd Nov, 5.30pm?

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HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 22-Oct-09 17:30:48

Hello, fashionistas.

Stella McCartney and Gap would like to invite 50 Mumsnetters (with or without their children) to attend the Stella McCartney for Gap launch on Monday 2nd November between 5.30pm and 7pm at the Gap Brompton Road store, Knightsbridge, London.

Here's what the guys at Gap say: "As you may know, Gap will be debuting the first ever collection of Stella McCartney for GapKids and babyGap. Launching in stores on 3rd November 2009, Stella McCartney has created a collection for boys and girls from 0-6 months to 12 years. The collection features her signature touches ? a soft colour palette, familiar silhouettes and her unique mix of unexpected pieces, creating looks that stay true to Stella?s unique vision, reinterpreted with GapKids? playful, child-like charm, keeping fun and practicality at the forefront of the design intent."

Stella herself has specifically suggested that Mumsnet members are invited to the preview event, as she is a fan of the site!

Guests will enjoy a tea party and children will be able to take part in a range of craft activities incorporating motifs from the campaign and will also receive a branded gift bag and balloon at the end of the event.

There is disabled access to the store. Baby changing facilities will be available.

If you'd like to come, please fill in this form.

Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. So, if you haven't heard by 1 November, we're sorry but you haven't been selected.

angelene Thu 22-Oct-09 17:35:55

Yes, I would love to go.

However I do not live in London, and I confidently predict that this range will only be available in three stores in London, and the rest of us can whistle for it. This is always the bloody way with these 'exclusive' ranges.

And the Gap website doesn't even ship to the UK!

<harrumph>

cocolepew Thu 22-Oct-09 17:37:26

Hello Stella <waves>, button your blouses up dear.

EyeOfFrogSpawnChorus Thu 22-Oct-09 17:49:50

Of what a shame...I'm polishing the skirting boards that evening.

Ewe Thu 22-Oct-09 17:50:53

Ooh I would love to! Not with DD though which may not help if they want press pics with babies/kids in...

Ewe Thu 22-Oct-09 17:52:00

You grumps grin

<hoping for age appropriate clothing filled goodie bags>

ilovemydogandmrobama Thu 22-Oct-09 17:52:38

Hope Gap is enforcing child labor laws, as I like my children's clothes to be made by people older than they are... grin

MacaroonIncident Thu 22-Oct-09 17:54:26

shit am in at my "other job" that day.
arsewipes

NormaBatesFeltcher Thu 22-Oct-09 17:55:05

I am sure I Can shlep in from Aylesbury for this

MinkyBorage Thu 22-Oct-09 17:55:29

ME ME ME!!!!!!!!!! I'm glad I defended her loveliness and great designing on a recent thread I heart Stella grin

CybilEngineer Thu 22-Oct-09 18:03:37

Hmmm...free goody bag versus dragging the children up to London in the rush hour....I'll get back to you

MacaroonIncident Thu 22-Oct-09 18:10:13

oh POO>

SkivingViking Thu 22-Oct-09 18:11:08

Have just filled in the form - my first sign up thing (suppose it's not really a competition?!) as we only just moved back to the UK a few weeks ago. Almost feel like part of the in-group now (finally, an advantage to living squished into a postage-stamp flat in London!)

cocolepew Thu 22-Oct-09 18:13:46

MI throw a sickie, we won't tell.

MacaroonIncident Thu 22-Oct-09 18:16:53

i cant throw a legal one wink its that job

and also kids too old.
piss.

VineGruesomeTits Thu 22-Oct-09 18:24:16

I really want to go, you can't let me spend all that money on my clothes (from gap) and not let me go <pleads>

MacaroonIncident Thu 22-Oct-09 18:24:48

vinny
i annoint you as BOTH of us in one incarnate.

Megglevache Thu 22-Oct-09 18:24:48

I'd love to go.

VineGruesomeTits Thu 22-Oct-09 18:26:43

Thanks MI, i always knew that about us you know grin

cocolepew Thu 22-Oct-09 18:27:49

Ohhh that one. No don't then, we need you To Serve And Protect.

MacaroonIncident Thu 22-Oct-09 18:28:43

lol
I seem to have become a NY cop.
ill be CHristine

cocolepew Thu 22-Oct-09 18:31:16

Hmmmm the alcoholic.

MacaroonIncident Thu 22-Oct-09 18:31:58

..wonder who Stella is online then. There was someone on style and beauty the other week who I thought " ey up, shes a pro"
( in the non sexual way)
let me try and remember...

MacaroonIncident Thu 22-Oct-09 18:32:16

..with the GOOd flicky hair and dissolute dad

posieparker Thu 22-Oct-09 18:32:41

All I need is the money and transport to get there, my dcs are pretty beautiful and there are four of them for press pictures! Boys, a girl and a baby.....come on Stella!

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