STYLE GUIDE CHRISTMAS 2013
SPARKLING CHRISTMAS LOOKS AT UP
TO 70% OFF
FESTIVE EVENTS Lowry Outlet Shopping @ MediaCityUK
Stocking fillers Maynards Christmas characters, Cadbury Factor y Store
Finge r printi ng art sets, Clintons
Fred do’s pop ping candy, 25p each or 5 for £1, Cadbur y Factory Store
Treats for kids
Dress your little darling in festive red.
A body warmer with attitud e from Gap Outlet.
Grab these cute little treats that kids (and adults) will love, all for £5 and under!
Jelly Belly candles, Wax Lyrical
Kiss purse, RRP £12,
Christmas is all about children, so our pick of gifts is just for them...
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4 Hello Kitty is too cool for school. So is the price.
1. Red dress and cardigan, two part set, £16, RRP £22, M&S Outlet 2. Yellow gilet, £14.99, RRP £24.99, Gap Outlet 3. Justin Bieber calendar, £8.99, Clintons 4. Hello Kitty stationery set in a tin, £12, Hello Kitty fairy teddy, £4.99, Hello Kitty purse, £7 Clintons
Crafty wrapping Create some wintertime entertainment and save money with these DIY wrapping ideas. For sophisticated parcels, wrap in brown paper, then add your own stickers and shapes Fashion your own gift tags with card off-cuts and a hole punch Make sticky tape redundant. Buy lengths of ribbon to create reusable fastenings Decorate presents with home-made mini pom poms!
Welcome to the happiest of seasons and an extra festive issue of the Style Guide. You’ll find every page is packed with inspiration from stocking fillers and ‘must-have’ gifts to key looks to get you through every Christmas occasion. And with incredible savings of up to 70% off High Street prices, you can give more for less and treat yourself too. With so much happening at Lowry Outlet from our ‘Little Black Dress’ event to the massive Victorian Christmas Market, Manchester’s waterfront is certainly the place to be this Christmas! Wishing you a wonderful wintertime. The team at Lowry Outlet.
Eat, drink and be merry at Lowry Outlet’s many restaurants, cafés and bars. It’s a great location for festive get-togethers with friends or co-workers, so book now for drinks at Lime Bar, a group meal at Café Rouge or a family feast at Pizza Express.
Model wearing Blazer, Patrizia Pepe, £150, RRP £320, Trousers, Malene Birger, £100, RRP £335, Flannels Bag, silver sparkle two clasp clutch, £10, RRP £20, Eduardo Drop earrings, £2.99, Krisp Silver knot necklace, £15, Silver star necklace, £25, Layered multi circle necklace, £25, The Gift Company Shoes White Prada Heels, £355, RRP £490, Flannels
Most women will dro p not-so-subtle hints about what they want for Ch ristmas. For those wh o don’t, try one of the se gorgeous gif ts, all with up to 70% off the RRP you’ll find on the Hig h Street. Opposite page: 1. Bailey Button Uggs, £129, RRP £185, Soled Out 2. Lijiang perfume, £45.50, RRP £65, Molton Brown 3. Berry lace bra, £4, RRP £11.99, Teal lace bra, £4, RRP £12.99, selection of briefs, 3 for £10, all from Camille 4. Peter Lang drop necklace, from £130, RRP £250, Flannels 5. Shower gel, body scrub, body cream and bath soak, £48.10, RRP £74, Molton Brown 6. Strawberry shower gift set, £20, RRP £25, buy two items get 30% off. Buy three items, get 35% off. Buy four or more items, get 40% off, The Body Shop 7. Spiked clutch, £20, RRP £40, AX Paris
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A fragra nce from Molton Brown, the bath and body connoisseurs, is sure to be a hit.
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Must buy product!
We love the versatility of this sparkling necklace. Daughter, mother, grandmother, friend, it will delight them all.
Gorgeous goodies from The Body Shop are just perfect for Christmas.
It’s the luxury brand everyone loves, for less!
Spike a colourful pose with this statement clutch bag.
As well as that big-ticket gift, everyone loves a little treat or two, so fill her stocking with lots of smaller gifts too.
Gifts for guys Men are notoriously difficult to buy for, but… panic not. This page contains all you need for the men in your life. And there’s loads more top-brand gems on offer in-centre – all with up to 70% off the RRP.
1 What’s sof t, sophis ticated and a sure-fire men’s gif t? A lam b’s wool sweater.
2 Ima gine how cool he’ll look in these ubersty lish and ultra -af fordable desig ner shoes.
3 A handy DIY gift. The world’s first motionactivated screwdriver.
1. 100% lamb’s wool jumper, £25 or two for £40, RRP £50, Brand Fusion 2. Saville Row brogues, £74.99, RRP £120, Pavers 3. Gyro screwdriver, £29, RRP £39, Drill set, £8, RRP £12, Black & Decker 4. 100% pure silk cravat, £30, RRP £45, Kurt Muller Mens, striped scarf, £11.97, RRP £39.90, Austin Reed 5. Emporio Armani watch, £135, RRP £225, Flannels 6. Cufflinks, £14.95, RRP £29.90, Austin Reed 7. Twisted Soul socks, £4.99, RRP £9.99, Petroleum 8. Hand wash, sport wash, muscle soak, £34.45, RRP £53, Molton Brown
4 5 A sty lish sca rf or cra vat is the accessory every ma n is sure to wear when he’s out and about.
All smart professionals will appreciate cufflinks. Choose from a range at Austin Reed.
This Armani watch hits le. the spot. It exudes sty
7 be What Christmas would gift com plete without the of socks?
8 Must buy product!
When you ’re stuck for ideas, remem ber that everyone needs toiletries! Especiall y lovely Molton Brown ones…
If the man in your life is hard to buy for, why not treat him to a Lowry Outlet Gift Card that can be used in Lowry Outlet stores.
A touch of glamour Prepare for the parties and the photos by preening your body, hair and nails. Here are the tools to help… To shine this Christmas, let J Crystal Beauty and Smile work their magic. From facials, body and head massages, nails, waxing, 3D eyelashes, eye-brow threading and teeth whitening, everything they do is designed to make you look gorgeous.
The secret stylist Our favourite stylist has passed on her tips for wearing one of this season’s hottest but trickiest trends – patterned trousers. Here are the styles she created with items from Lowry Outlet.
GHD – Eclipse TriZone Technology, £195, Fibre Hairdressing
OPI red nail polish, £10, J Crystal
Shaggy jacket, £20, RRP £35, Pussycat London Monochrome jumper, £9.99, RRP £29.99, Gap Outlet
Black studded bag, £35, RRP £65, Kurt Muller Woman
Black rose necklace, £7, RRP £12, Claire’s Accessories
Red velvet slippers, £15, RRP £29.99, Soled Out
Black and white trousers, £20, RRP £30, AX Paris
Happy days For daytime, go full on monochrome with a houndstooth jumper, black accessories, and one splash of colour to break things up. And don’t be scared of a shaggy coat! You’ll feel like a million dollars – not to mention warm – every time you wear it.
Angel Feet leopard print gel cushions, £4.99, Pavers
Seche Vite – fast-drying top coat, £11.50, RRP £15, Kurt Muller Woman
For all those Christmas drinks and parties, a transitional office/evening outfit is essential. These trousers look fabulous with a sequin jacket and chic accessories like this glass necklace. Add some zing with a top in your favourite colour. Glass effect natural necklace, £15, RRP £30, Autonomy, part of the Mint Design range MSGM glitter tweed jacket, £295, RRP £525, Flannels
Red hot raspberry, Colour Crush range, £10, The Body Shop Discounts on multiple purchases
Dr Organic Manuka Honey Face Mask, £7.19, Buy 1 get 1 half price, Holland & Barrett
Cream pearl top, £10, RRP £25, Pussycat London
Brown print watch £12.50, RRP £25, Bijoux Triangle shape earrings, £2.99, Krisp
Diamond butterfly brooch, £8, RRP £16, Bijoux
High heel shoes, £24.99, Krisp Pink v-neck £11.99, RRP £24.99, Gap Outlet Leopard print Mary Jane’s, Sam Edleman £95, RRP £180, Flannels
Diamond leaf shape ring, £15, RRP £25, Kurt Muller Woman Silver satchel, £20, RRP £50, Eduardo Leather
Clutch bag, £5, RRP £10, Claire’s Accessories
Gem shoe clips, £9.99, RRP £14.99, Pavers
A fashion feast Do pure sophistication for Christmas day with a pearl top, classy accessories and a glitzy belt (loosen as the day goes on!). And as a finishing touch, decorate shoes with these super cute little clips.
‘Home is where the heart is’, especially at Christmas. Get ready for the feasts and fun and help others do the same with these lovely gifts from Lowry Outlet. 1. Oscar Owl doorstop, £14, RRP £19.50, M&S Outlet Parker Penguin doorstop, £14, RRP £19.50, M&S Outlet Owl doorstop, £15, RRP £30, The Gift Company 2. Silver deer head, £30, RRP £60, The Gift Company 3. Sew your Own Christmas Felt Ornaments, £1.99 from The Works
4. Orla Kiely recipe box, £20, Clintons 5. Nespresso Citiz Krups, £129.99, RRP £187.49, Tefal 6. Two peacock diamond flutes, £25, RRP £50, The Gift Company 7. Floral candle jars, £8, RRP £16, Wax Lyrical 8. Retro metal sign, £14, Sweet Emporium
Festive food alternative These little Strawberry Santas are a sweet treat and look really cute too! To make; cut the strawberry in half, pipe on cream or sweetened cream cheese and chocolate topping for eyes.
2 These doorstops are welcome at our house â€“ theyâ€™re just so cute.
3 Cute, crafty and cost-effective, these sewing kits are perfect to keep in reserve for last-minute fillers or Christma s-time entertainment.
5 These coffee pod s have the power to plea se even you r mos t discerning friends. A mos t sophisticated gift.
Add a touch of country charm to your festive decorations.
4 Must buy product!
Recipe cards just got trendy. The perfect gift for Nigella wanna bes.
50 ml vodka 30 ml elderflower cordial Champagne Lemon zest
6 These intricate glasses are ideal for the couples on your gift list.
8 smell of The sweet s! g ift succes
What to buy the girl who has everything? A witty wall sign of course.
Pour the vodka and elderflower cordial into two glasses, top with Champagne and add a curl of lemon zest. Merry Christmas!
Keep a family member sweet with this hamper of fudge and tasty treats.
A macho, monochrome scarf with a discount as eye-catching as the checks!
4 and up to 70% off the RRP!
With two different looks and three diamonds, this dog tag is a real style statement.
These great gifts make it easy to give a lot more for less. It’s time for your most generous Christmas ever.
6 Who loved Dad’s Army? Buy that person this gift.
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Part of the Hot Diamonds Boogie Nights collection, this charm is sure to attract a lot of attention.
Fudge hamper, £18, Sweet Emporium Lyle & Scott check scarf, £8, RRP £35, Tessuti Titanium dog tag, £20, RRP £40, Chapelle Jewellery Roller girl charm, £20, RRP £45, Chapelle Jewellery
Encourage someone to get organised with a beautiful notebook from the collection at Clintons.
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Dad’s Army cup, £5.99, Clintons Embellished notepads, £3, Clintons Gold Kickers, £30, RRP £50, Brand Fusion Tikkers ballet watch, £9.99, RRP £14.99, Chapelle Jewellery
8 This beautiful an d dainty watch with a ba llerina shoe design ma kes the time fly by.
These Kickers are pure gift gold. Dazzling and designer!
This bright scooter is a fantastic gift for the smaller kids. Also available in pink.
There’s more to this cover than meets the... nose. It’s scented!
Tweenage, and even teenage, girls will go wild for anything to do with One Direction!
Let the kids bop to pop tunes with funky new headphones.
Buy this for dog lovers or people with plenty of floor space.
We couldn’t resist this one!
14 For the glamourpuss in your life, OPI nail varnish is a sure-fire winner. A firm favourite for those in-the-know. 9. 10. 11. 12.
Jelly Bean iPhone case, £7, RRP £15, Claire’s Accessories Va Va Voom Nebulus – scooter, £9.99, The Works One Direction book, three for £10, The Works Deepbass headphones, £12.99, RRP £19.99, Go Mobile
toy. The ultimate big kids you This retro jukebox lets and listen to the rad io, CD you r MP3 pla yer.
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Bernard Bulldog ornament, £35, The Gift Company OPI nail varnish – red and blue glitter, £10 each, J Crystal Jukebox, £99, The Gift Company
THURSDAY 5TH - SUNDAY 8th DECember THURSDAY & FRIDAY 11AM – 8PM, SATURDAY 11AM – 7.30PM, SUNDAY 11AM – 5PM
OVER 100 FESTIVE STALLS This spectacular and magical event returns to create a fabulous traditional Christmas experience for all ages. Bigger and better for 2013, this four-day event will have the whole family feeling festive from top-to-toe. Completely FREE to enter, the market will feature more than 100 stalls selling the finest festive food and drink plus unique crafts and gifts, as well as live music, street performers, Victorian characters and lots more.
FUN OF THE FAYRE Roll up, roll up for a ride on one of the UK’s most beautiful travelling Victorian carousels, dressed with twinkling lights and painted horses and carriages, set against a wonderful waterside backdrop.
penny farthings, posh ladies and gents along with cheeky pickpockets and street urchins, all mingling with the crowds to create fun and their fair share of mayhem!
FESTIVE TREATS AND ENTERTAINMENT
Treat yourself to a warming mulled wine, cider or deliciously creamy hot chocolate as you enjoy live music from the finest regional choirs, brass bands and performers, including the traditional sounds of the Cadishead Brass Band, the contemporary talents of Manchester Glee, the Hallé Youth Choir and lots, lots more. The perfect build-up to a truly happy Christmas!
DICKENSIAN CHARM For a truly Dickensian touch, a cast of jolly Victorian characters will be bringing the market to life and transporting you back in time. Meet larger-than-life Victorian policemen astride
1pm - 5pm, Saturday 9th November Catwalk shows: 1.30pm, 3pm and 4.30pm This catwalk event celebrates the countdown to Christmas with the latest winter and festive fashion for less. Arrive early to hit the shops for festive goodies and enjoy a relaxing lunch before the three live catwalk shows hosted by top stylist Lola Royle and Chelsea from Key103. At 1.30pm, 3pm and 4.30pm, these 30-minute shows will inspire you with new season fashion and on-trend accessories for men and women. Between the shows, you can treat yourself at our pop-up beauty and pamper stations and listen to some smooth live jazz. A trip to our stylish pop-up bar is also a must, as we’ll be mixing complimentary cocktails and tempting you with free bubbly and cupcakes! To add to the festive feel, you’ll find ‘one-off’ VIP discounts and we’re also giving away free goody bags to the first 100 lucky shoppers that visit our Information Desk. And with up to 70% off the RRP of top brands you’re sure to feel totally fabulous.
VIP PROMOTION 9TH - 10TH NOV when you
spend £50* *Terms
and conditions apply
That’s entertainment Get in the Christmas mood with a festive movie at Vue Cinema. Our seven screens offer Gold Class and full 3D experiences, so there’s no better place to enjoy The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Disney’s new film, Frozen, or another seasonal blockbuster.
Days of fun
As well as outlet shopping and some of your favourite cafés and restaurants, there’s lots more to see and do near Lowry Outlet. The Lowry Theatre will be presenting the acclaimed War Horse, the magical storytelling adventure The Night Before Christmas, plus razor sharp comedy acts. MediaCityUK Manchester also offers a choice of restaurants, bars, great BBC tours and activities – many for free! Come and enjoy a fun-filled day on Manchester’s waterfront.
Our top Christmas Movies • White Christmas • It’s a Wonderful Life • The Nightmare Before Christmas • Home Alone • The Snowman • Miracle on 34th Street • The Grinch • Elf
WIN A CHRISTMAS HAMPER
This wonderful prize is bursting full of festive treats from in-centre favourites including The Body Shop, Yankee Candle, Molton Brown, Whittard of Chelsea, Clintons, Harvester, The Gift Company and Roman Originals. Complete your details below and hand in to the Information Desk, or post to S. Williams, Centre Management, Lowry Outlet, The Quays, Salford Quays M50 3AH, by Sunday 15th December. We’ll email the lucky winner on Monday 16th December so enter your email carefully. Name: Address: Phone: Email: Lowry Outlet may wish to email you in the future regarding products and promotional offers which may be of interest to you. Please tick here if you are happy to receive information in this way Lowry Outlet may use your information and address details to contact you in the future regarding products and promotional offers which may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to be contacted please tick here Terms & Conditions apply. Competition ends 15/12/13. Winner will be contacted via email or phone as given in entry form by the 16/12/13. Open to UK residents aged 18 and over. Prize is not transferable and no cash alternative is available. Promoter: Lowry Outlet, reserves the right to withdraw the competition at any time.
Products are subject to availability. Prices correct at time of going to press. October 2013.
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