Before our show began, we we're backstage, taking in the fashion mayhem. With models in various stages of hair with Paul Hanlon, having their make-up perfected by industry maestro Hannah Murray, and artist Sophy Robson giving intricate Egyptian-ispired manicures, it was an amazing scene to watch.
We love all the girls who walk in our show so had to stop for a quick chitchat. How amazing does Charlotte Free's signature pink hair look speckled in gold? She loved it too! And after catching up with the super-lovely Bambi, we coldn't stop talking about her absolutely amazing eyebrows.
Having a sneaky peek at the rails packed with Unique SS12, we got crazy excited! The collection looked, fresh – 90s cool with a feminine Cleopatra-inspired edge – and we litearlly couldn't wait to see it make it's way down the catwalk. In fact, we had to exert all our willpower in order to stop ourselves trying on all the amazing accessories laid out for the models.
After all our lovely models had been through hair and make-up, it was time to do our catwalk runthrough. Nothing quite gets you as excited as seeing all the girls pile down the runway – even if they are still in their dresing gowns…