Vicky Pattison slips into lavender midi dress alongside Amber Davies at star-studded Pride of North East Awards in Newcastle

28 March 2018 - 10:36

She recently hit back at the recent controversy surrounding celebrity fitness DVDs.

Brushing the uproar to one side, Vicky Pattison, 30, stepped out in style as she attended the Pride of North East Awards in Newcastle alongside Love Island's Amber Davies, 21, on Tuesday night.

The former Geordie Shore beauty slipped into a demure lavender-coloured one-shouldered dress for the worthwhile occasion in her hometown. 


Style savvy: Vicky Pattison, 30, stepped out in style as she attended the Pride of North East Awards in Newcastle on Tuesday night

Style savvy: Vicky Pattison, 30, stepped out in style as she attended the Pride of North East Awards in Newcastle on Tuesday night


Following her lead: Vicky was joined by Love Island's Amber Davies, 21, at the event

Following her lead: Vicky was joined by Love Island's Amber Davies, 21, at the event

The former Queen of the Jungle's red carpet ensemble boasted a sweeping long frill along the neckline which teased at her gym-honed midriff while she posed for photos ahead of the event.

Vicky's Spring-themed ensemble featured a asymmetrical hemline that tousled in the breeze and showcased her legs as she teetered into the venue in her nude pointed heels.


She complemented her glamorous attire with a smokey eye and nude lip while she worked her brunette tresses into a ponytail coif.

Following Vicky's lead, reality star Amber slipped into a vibrant red pant suit which accentuated her ample cleavage with its plunging neckline.


Lovely in lavender: The former Geordie Shore beauty slipped into a demure lavender-coloured one-shouldered dress for the worthwhile occasion in her hometown

Lovely in lavender: The former Geordie Shore beauty slipped into a demure lavender-coloured one-shouldered dress for the worthwhile occasion in her hometown

The Welsh stunner, who broke up with boyfriend Kem Cetinay in December, upped the style ante in her double breasted blazer which teased at her black bra underneath.

Looking glamorous as ever, she styled her long dark locks loose while highlighting her flawless complexion with a dusting of bronzer.

Other stars stepping out for the worthwhile event included Corrie's Kym Marsh, former X Factor winner Joe McElderry and soap star Jennifer Metcalfe.

Vicky's appearance comes after she hit back at the recent controversy surrounding celebrity fitness DVDs, insisting her's was entirely based on hard work.

Amazing: Vicky had her sparkling engagement ring on full display, weeks after announcing she was postponing her upcoming wedding to John Noble

Amazing: Vicky had her sparkling engagement ring on full display, weeks after announcing she was postponing her upcoming wedding to John Noble


Big night out: Vicky presented one of the awards at the star-studded event, taking to the stage alongside ex-Newcastle goalkeeper Steve Harper

Big night out: Vicky presented one of the awards at the star-studded event, taking to the stage alongside ex-Newcastle goalkeeper Steve Harper


Happy couple: The Newcastle-born beauty was joined at the awards bash by fiance John, after confirming they are set to tie the knot this summer

Happy couple: The Newcastle-born beauty was joined at the awards bash by fiance John, after confirming they are set to tie the knot this summer


Cheeky smooch: Vicky and John shared a tender kiss as they made their way to the red carpet for the awards bash

Cheeky smooch: Vicky and John shared a tender kiss as they made their way to the red carpet for the awards bash

A host of stars, including Scarlett Moffatt and Lauren Goodger alongside Vicky, have been hit by claims their lucrative and successful DVDs were the result of 'starvation and dangerous methods', with Vicky's brainchild netting her £160,000.

The former MTV star appeared on Lorraine last week where she insisted her 2013 workout video Vicky's 7 Day Slim was not born of 'anything ludicrous or wacky', just based on hard work.

Fitness expert David Souter claimed last week that the likes of Lauren, Scarlett and Vicky achieved their famed image overhaul by attending a bootcamp where they 'starved themselves' - yet insisted their DVDs helped achieve the results. 



Chest the glimpse: Following Vicky's lead, reality star Amber slipped into a vibrant red pant suit which accentuated her ample cleavage with its plunging neckline

Chest the glimpse: Following Vicky's lead, reality star Amber slipped into a vibrant red pant suit which accentuated her ample cleavage with its plunging neckline


Striking: Coronation Street's Kym Marsh attended the event in a striking cobalt blue midi dress which a peplum hem

Striking: Coronation Street's Kym Marsh attended the event in a striking cobalt blue midi dress which a peplum hem



Work it: The 41-year-old soap star worked her honey-hued tresses into a vintage-inspired curl over her shoulder

Work it: The 41-year-old soap star worked her honey-hued tresses into a vintage-inspired curl over her shoulder

While the other stars have remained relatively coy over the allegations, Vicky seemed particularly perturbed by the allegations as he appeared on the show.

She told the TV host: 'Like anyone who wants to lose weight, whether in public eye or not, you’re going to have to lower calorie intake to do that.

'So yes, I did go on a diet but it wasn’t anything ludicrous or wacky, I was just making more conscious decisions'. 


Suited and booted: Jennifer looked effortlessly stylish on the night as she sheathed her incredible post-baby body in a navy velvet suit

Suited and booted: Jennifer looked effortlessly stylish on the night as she sheathed her incredible post-baby body in a navy velvet suit

While Vicky has always been candid about the fact she feels she went too far with her diet, she insists this was not the fault of the video but more her mindset.

She continued: 'Like anyone who wants to lose weight, whether in public eye or not, you’re going to have to lower calorie intake to do that. so yes, I did go on a diet. But it wasn’t anything ludicrous or wacky, I was just making more conscious decisions.'

Pushing the note of her unhappy times, when she shrank down to a tiny size six, she went on: 'I’ve been very honest about that all the way through.


Red carpet ready: Denise Welch donned a sheer-sleeved number for the red carpet event

Red carpet ready: Denise Welch donned a sheer-sleeved number for the red carpet event



Family affair: Businessman and Dragons' Den star Duncan Bannatyne looked suave at the event alongside his wife Nigora Whitehorn and his step-daughter Gabrielle

Family affair: Businessman and Dragons' Den star Duncan Bannatyne looked suave at the event alongside his wife Nigora Whitehorn and his step-daughter Gabrielle


'I don’t blame the DVD for that either, just just who I am. If I’m eating well and training well I’ll be drinking kale smoothies and giving birth to avocados, that’s the kind of person I am, but if I’m on a night out I’m on a night out, I’m quite extreme.'

She went on: 'Now I’m older, turning 30, I’m a bit more sensible, more measured and I’ve found a happy balance with my weight.

'For me, being a size six was amazing for a while, but there’s not an awful lot of Pop Tarts and Prosecco involved – and I can’t live life without them'. 


Hitting the right notes: Joe McElderry stepped out for the occasion in a colourful suit

Hitting the right notes: Joe McElderry stepped out for the occasion in a colourful suit



Source: daily mail
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