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The Curve Fashion Festival

27 March 2021

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The Curve Fashion Festival

The Curve Fashion Festival is the UK's largest plus size fashion event bringing together some of the biggest names from the high street and online at Exhibition Centre Liverpool on Saturaday 27 March 2021.

Event attendees will be able to view and shop the latest collections from every brand directly and have a sneak peek of some of their new collections. There will also be catwalk shows, independent retailers, beauty brands, celebs, food & drink and much more...



Plus Size Collections from River Island, Pretty Little Thing, Marks & Spencer, Simply Be, Very, Elvi, Boohoo, New Look and so many more will be on display! You can literally shop to your hearts content. 


Previous celebrity guests and influencers have included Tess Holliday, Nicolette Mason, Charlotte Crosby, Hayley Hasselhoff, Grace Victory, Felicity Hayward, Holly Hagan, Gemma Collins, Bishamber Das and many more! Keep an eye out for the 2019 announcements…


Come to the Beauty Hub where you’ll be able to shop, pamper and treat yourself all things beauty plus catch some fab make up tutorials throughout the day! In 2018 we had Love Island’s Alexandra Cane host her very own masterclass!


Why not up your game and go VIP. The dedicated VIP Lounge is the ultimate hang out spot at The Curve Fashion Festival and comes with many additional perks including: 

  • Priority seatingat all catwalk shows
  • Exclusive VIPgoody bag
  • Access to the VIP Lounge
  • Complimentary cake & sweet stand in the VIP Lounge
  • Free beauty treatments


A statement from the Organiser regarding the change of date from 14 November 2020 to 27 March 2021.

As a result of the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and after much discussion and advice from the Venue, we have made the difficult decision to reschedule The Curve Fashion Festival which was originally scheduled for 14th November 2020.⁣

We are super excited to announce that The Curve Fashion Festival will take place on Saturday 27th March 2021 at The same venue, the Exhibition Centre Liverpool.⁣

Please be assured that along with the Venue we are continuing to closely monitor the latest Public Health England and UK government advice with regard to COVID-19 and are carefully adhering to their directions. Our absolute priority is to safeguard the health and welfare of all those involved in our events.⁣

We want to fulfil our commitment to you and deliver the best Curve Fashion Festival possible and at the standard we’ve all come to expect. The date is the only change. The venue, retailers and set up all currently remain the same.⁣

⁣All tickets are valid for the new date. You can also request a refund of any ticket purchased until the 14th June 2020 by emailing zoe@thecurvefashionfestival.co.uk. We understand this is a difficult time for everyone. We can’t wait to bring you some much needed fun & positivity at #TCFF21.⁣

⁣Thank you for your understanding and support. stay tuned for some exciting news and announcements!

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From the south...

Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.

Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...

A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.

For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk

For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. Exhibition Centre Liverpool is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted.

From the North...

Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront. 

From the South...

Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront. 

There is onsite parking and plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.

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Pullman Liverpool, voted Hotel of the Year 2019, is one of the city's most stylish hotels. Conveniently integrated into the Liverpool event campus, this contemporary hotel offers 216 comfortable rooms and suites, and a top-notch menu to suit every taste thanks to signature dishes in the on-site Marco Pierre White Wheelers of St James’s

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Liverpool ONE

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Located by the city’s iconic waterfront, Liverpool ONE is one of Europe's leading retail and leisure destinations. With more than 170 stores, bars and restaurants, a 14 screen cinema and even a park, you’ll always have a fun packed day here.

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The beating heart of Liverpool’s retail scene, just minutes away from the venue, City Central Shopping comprises five shopping centres, two hotels, two theatres and more than 400 shops. There’s something for everyone and every budget.

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From high street favourites to high-end boutiques, your fabulous shopping experience is a short stroll from the venue. Stores open until 8pm weekdays, so there’s plenty of time to hit the shops.

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