Now in its third yr, the One For The Boys Fashion Ball has shortly turn out to be the occasion that kicks off London Fashion Week Mens in type. Populated by legions of celeb menswear followers of their finest black tie, the occasion shouldn't be solely probably the greatest-dressed of any on the style schedule, nevertheless it's additionally one of the crucial charitable - staged, as it's, to increase cash for Samuel L Jackson's One For The Boys charity, which goals to improve consciousness of male cancers and educate males concerning the well being dangers they face.
This yr, the occasion takes place on Friday 9 June (the primary day of LFWM) on the Landmark London Lodge in Marylebone with a trio of performers already confirmed: Pixie Lott, Leona Lewis, and Grammy award-profitable rapper Eve. There may also be an afterparty in affiliation with luxurious Brit equipment model Asprey and Belvedere Vodka, DJed by Daisy Lowe and Amber Le Bon, in addition to DJ Recent, who has been vocal about his personal current battle with most cancers.
Plus petrolheads may also spot some particular visitors turning up to the in excellent (and really GQ type) as McLaren groups up with One For The Boys because the official automotive accomplice.
Nonetheless, if you cannot get your palms on a ticket to the occasion, do not panic. Not solely will now we have the photographs from the occasion on website after it is occurred, however there's additionally one other method you may get concerned with the charity.
For the primary time, the One For The Boys Fashion Ball is the precursor to the charity’s first-ever pop-up clinic: The Ready Room. This can open its doorways from Monday 12 June to Wednesday 14 June, in Canary Wharf, and has been designed to be not solely the final word leisure area for guys (filled with video games consoles, boys toys, refreshments, and, we're assured, an entire lot extra), but additionally an area the place guys can be taught extra about their our bodies.
“We'd like to get males speaking about most cancers and alter their attitudes in the direction of their well being," says Sofia Davis, founding father of One For The Boys commented:. "We all know guys don’t like going to the docs, so it’s essential to give them a purpose to interact about their well being. Caring for your self doesn’t have to be uninteresting, we are able to have enjoyable whereas elevating consciousness of male most cancers and the indicators and signs to look out for. That is about beginning a dialog and making guys suppose twice.”
The One For The Boys Ready Room introduced by BGC Companions shall be open as follows:
- Monday 12 June, 2pm to 7pm
- Tuesday 13 June, 10am to 7pm
- Wednesday 14 June, 10am to 7pm