Looking to strut your stuff off the catwalk? If you have a flair for fashion, can â€˜shop til you dropâ€™ and like nothing more than customising the latest look, then Nintendo is inviting you to take part in the style competition of the year â€“ The Search for the UKâ€™s Young Stylists in association with New Look.
To celebrate the launch of its new style savvy game, Nintendo presents: Style Boutique, for the Nintendo DS, Nintendo has partnered with leading fashion retailer, New Look, to search for the best young stylists the UK has to offer. So if you think you have what it takes, put your virtual fashion skills to the test and log on to www.youngstylist.co.uk.
Entries will be judged by a panel of experts from Nintendo, New Look and London College of Fashion, with two style sensations from different age categories, 9 to15 years and 16 to 21 years, crowned the ultimate winners.
The successful duo will get the chance to be at the forefront of fashion by winning a fabulous prize consisting of:
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Styling their very own knock out New Look fashion show at the Trafford Centre on Saturday 28th November
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â A kick start to their styling career with a Young Creativeâ€™s Course at London College of Fashion[i]
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Exclusive, money canâ€™t buy tickets to the London College of Fashion Show, where collections from rising fashion stars will be showcased
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â A fantastic shopping spree with New Look
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â A brand new red Nintendo DSi and copy of Nintendo presents: Style Boutique
The most stylish runners up will also walk away with Â£500 worth of New Look vouchers, a red Nintendo DSi and copy of Nintendo presents: Style Boutique. Everyone who visits the site will also be in with the chance of winning New Look shopping vouchers, DSiâ€™s and copies of the game so thereâ€™s something for everyone!
To enter The Search for the UKâ€™s Young Stylists in association with New Look, simply visit www.youngstylist.co.uk and using the vast array of cutting edge items available from the Nintendo presents: Style Boutique collection, design a unique outfit which demonstrates your passion for fashion, tell us what your style is all about, and submit! The competition is open until 19th November 2009.
Barbara Horspool Group Design Director says: â€œNew Look is thrilled to be partnering with Nintendo DS on this innovative and creative new styling game. Giving girls and young women the chance to show their creativeness for fashion and styling at such an early age.â€
Wendy Malem, Dean of Enterprise and International, London College of Fashion says:“London College of Fashion is redefining what fashion is through its offer of courses and its collaborations with global industries. Not just about design and retail, the fashion industry has been moving into the realms of the digital and visual worlds for some time. Style Boutique brings all the excitement of fashion together into one handset. We look forward to introducing the competition winners to the excitement of LCF.â€
Nintendo presents: Style Boutique, for both the Nintendo DS and Nintendo DSi, launches across the UK on October 23rd and puts you firmly in the fashion spotlight.
As a professional style boutique owner, your job will be to style your customers and respond to their individual fashion needs using your personal fashion tastes, understand the latest trends and order up-to-date fashions from over 10,000 stylish choices. As fashion seasons change and you become closer to your customers, you get the chance to run your own boutique, feature in magazines, style your shop mannequins and style catwalk shows. And you can even play against friends and visit their stores. Itâ€™s the ultimate DS Nintendo game for style lovers.