Ballroom Glitz

PUBLISHED: 11:25 16 November 2009 | UPDATED: 16:20 20 February 2013

Avantgarde halter neck beaded evening dress in black and white with matching stole, £342, from Ambiance of Colchester

Avantgarde halter neck beaded evening dress in black and white with matching stole, £342, from Ambiance of Colchester

Rendezvous Casino in Southend is home to the high rollers and high fashion as Essex Life showcases some classy ball gown looks

MODEL: Helen Skybeck PHOTOGRAPHY: Keith Mindham
FASHION DIRECTION: Julian Read LOCATION: Rendezvous Casino in Southend
HAIR & MAKE UP: Carole Simpson-Reeve and Annoshka Brown from Caramel Browne


20 High Street
Great Dunmow
01371 879862

Ambiance of Colchester
87 Crouch Street
01206 570 433

Hair & Make Up
Caramel Browne
54 Blackberry Road
01206 330709

On Location

Rendezvous Casino
The Kursaal
Eastern Esplanade
Southend on Sea
01702 616000

Chill out in the Ice Bar, dine in style in the piano bar restaurant or try your luck in the casino with roulette, blackjack, three-card poker or punto banco. If you are not a player, there are free training tables for you to use. Searching for a different destination for your Christmas or New Year party? The odds are Rendezvous Casino could be just what you are looking for.


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