Constantly inspired by the timeless quality of vintage clothing, Virginia Bates' self-named boutique on the Portland Road has become a stalwart of London's bustling antique fashion community and her fierce eye for style of old has made her invaluable to the design community. Beginning as an actress, Bates has established herself as a denizen of design through the ages and her work with Vogue amongst others has helped her inform a new generation of collectors and enthusiasts alike.


  1. 19:30 - 20:15 on 17 Sep 2012
    Virginia Bates presents a live stream.

    Giles: Live panel discussion