That's one way to launch your fashion range: TOWIE's Lydia Bright shows off her style credentials (and legs) in burgundy lace frock
21:23 GMT, 11 October 2012
She's fast become known as one of the most fashionable and style conscious of TOWIE stars over the last few seasons of the reality show.
And now Lydia Bright is marking her rise to fashion queen by launching her own new 'Limited Edition' womenswear clothing range.
Knowing that all eyes would be on her as she celebrated the launch of the line, Lydia ensured she stepped out looking picture perfect to the bash on Thursday evening.
Beautiful in burgundy: TOWIE's Lydia Bright shows up to launch her new limited edition womenswear range wearing a burgundy lace frock
The Only Way Is Essex star stepped out in a burgundy lace frock which emphasised her slender frame and showed off her legs with its tulip cut.
Lydia wore her platinum blonde locks in a bouffant blow dried bob, while she completed her look with some black heels.
And despite it being October she opted to go for no tights, all in the name of fashion, of course.
Ever the loyal boyfriend, Tom Kilbey also came in tow and was spotted by her grinning side as he wore a black coat and skinny trousers with smart trainers.
Supportive: Her boyfriend Tom Kilbey ensured he was by her side as they headed out to celebrate the event on Thursday
The pair held hands as they arrived at the launch, but Lydia ensured she kept her fans happy by posing for photographs with them before heading inside.
She's been known for her stylish garbs on and off screen since rising to fame on the reality show, so this marks the latest move in her fashion career.
And it's good to see a smile on her face following Wednesday night's explosive TOWIE episode.
Their relationship ended a long time
ago, but yet Lydia and her longterm ex-boyyfriend James 'Arg' Argent are still finding
themselves talking about the past.
a scuffle between Arg and Lydia's current boyfriend, Kilbey, on the programme the
blonde TV star was prompted to go and see her ex where hoped to settle
things once and for all.
Stepping out in style: The reality TV star completed the look with black heels and bouffant hair
But it soon escalated and resulted in an upset Lydia shouting at her former partner and leaving in tears.
The face-to-face conversation was in
fact Tom's idea, after Lydia described Arg as an 'annoying little wasp'
that she just wanted to swot.
As Tom dropped her off at Arg's
house, Lydia looked rather nervous about confronting her former partner
as she prepared to get closure.
'I've just come to talk you because I feel like things have got too much,' Lydia began with, while Arg looked on sheepishly.
Fan favourite: Lydia posed with fans and greeted them with a smile before heading inside to the launch event
'I feel like I've let so many things
go and the reason I have is because I know what you're like, if you get a
reaction you think that I'm caring.
'I am the happiest I've ever been in my life, I want to marry Tom and there is no one that is upsetting us,' she added.
'Good for you,' Arg replied as he attempted to stick up for himself, but Lydia was keen to make her point.
then decided to bring up the fact that Arg had text her recently
saying: 'I miss your bot bot,' but this just made him laugh.
Moving on: Her smiley outing comes just a day after fans saw her crying on TOWIE as she shouted at ex-boyfriend James Argent
I text you, I'd just found out that Gemma had cheated on me, so I got
drunk and sent it but I was hoping you'd delete it,' he told her. 'But
you showed it to Tom and that gave you some satisfaction.'
'Tom was there when you sent it,' she
shouted back. 'And I do not keep secrets from my boyfriend. You were
causing trouble, and you are standing here still trying to cause
problems between us, and you're still texting my mum.
are not your family any more. You infuriate me. I hate you with a
passion so just leave me and my family and my boyfriend alone,' Lydia
added, while Arg tried to say: 'You're not letting me speak.'
'I've got nothing else to say,' she shouted before walking away and heading back to Tom's car.