Philip Armstrong opens new showroom in Liverpool
PUBLISHED: 00:00 28 May 2014
Internationally acclaimed designer Philip Armstrong is celebrating the opening of his new showroom in Liverpool.
Philip and his partner and creative director Tony Burke, welcomed a host of celebrity guests, family and friends as well as the Lord Mayor of Liverpool, Gary Millar, to their launch party at the new premises on Summers Road, Brunswick Business Park.
The party, organised by ‘party planner to the stars’ Julie Perry, was given an extra touch of glamour by the celebrity clients who attended, including Coleen Rooney, Danielle O’Hara, Dani Lawrence and Liverpool goalkeeping fiance Brad Jones. Liz McLarnon and Hollyoaks’ Gemma Merna also joined in the fun.
Guests were served champagne and a selection of fine canapés from Pickled Walnut and were entertained in a pop-up party room by DJ Mark Armstrong.
The new opulent showroom will house six seamstresses in a state-of-the-art workroom as well as a bridal house and offices.
Philip Armstrong has dressed some of the world’s biggest stars including Lady GaGa, Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez, Katie Perry, Alexandra Burke, and Dani Minogue. He recently designed gowns for Abbey Clancy for Strictly Come Dancing and Michelle Keegan for the Soap Awards.
Philip Armstrong said: ‘I am delighted and very proud that our first showroom has opened in our own city of Liverpool and look forward to welcoming our customers to enjoy a special and unique experience.’