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Fashion on Film | MSFW 2014

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Did you hear Gucci, Chanel and even Rhianna will be at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week this year? At least their 2D versions will be present, as ACMI unveils the schedule for their immersive, evocative and inspirational “Fashion on Film” series once again. The line-up includes ‘The Director: An Evolution in Three

Undressed | Bendigo Art Gallery

Undressed: 350 years of Underwear

Derrière, négligée, décolletage…the French certainly have a way with describing the saucier aspects of humanity. But a new exhibition, a little closer to home, is going one better by exploring the more intimate sections of our wardrobes in full colour. The Bendigo Art Gallery continues their recent trend of hosting

Miso + Gorman

Miso + Gorman Hometime

Increasingly I’m finding more interesting things with which to dress my home, rather than my body. Gorman’s Hometime range of linens and interior design accessories isn’t helping this diversion; no more so than now as Lisa Gorman has invited well-known local artist Miso to collaborate with her. The Miso +

New Kuwaii Boutique | Now Open | Melbourne

Kuwaii Melbourne

When one door closes, another is sure to open. Melbourne fashion aficionados were saddened to hear that retail destination Alice Euphemia was closing recently. But now we can all rejoice as designer Kristy Barber has just opened her second Kuwaii boutique, a first for the CBD. Following on from the

JA-H by Jason Hewitt

Jason Hewitt JA-H by StyleMelbourne

“I’m not gonna lie, it’s very much inspired by porn” reveals young designer Jason Hewitt of his first ever collection as the label ‘JA-H’ to be commercially produced. “You know how you can find anyone on the internet who likes the same things as you – so people’s interests are becoming

Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2014

MSFW 2014

Like florists persuading blooms accustomed to warmer climes into an early performance for the launch announcement, the 2014 faces of Melbourne Spring Fashion Week also bravely slipped into unseasonable outfits while the city’s tempestuous nature still gave a Wintry bite. Headlining the trio is ever-smiling Ashley Hart as fashion week’s

Diary | Love, Desire, Riches | Fashion Exhibition

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Is there another item of clothing that speaks to society, class, status of women, the economy, community and personal desire as much as the sometimes controversial, sometimes coveted wedding dress? The ‘Love, Desire, Riches’ exhibition, presented by the National Trust, looks at wedding fashion from the past two centuries as

Fashion Editorial | Denimmmmm

Denim fashion trends

Delicious Denim. That was the subject of my most recent fashion shoot with 35mm Fashion Photography, make-up artist Trish Sousa and the gorgeous Georgia G from Chadwick‘s upstairs at my new favourite local haunt Lucky Penny. I discovered Israeli jeweller Shraga Arad on this shoot and am now obsessed his

Seasonal Delights

Photography by Stu Morley

Sweet potato, black fungi, black seaweed and ricotta-filled squid ink ravioli topped with fried basil seeds and black sesame seeds, garnished with parmesan crisp inspired by Kathryn Beker. Gown by Kathryn Beker, scarf by Swash London, sunglasses by Cutler and Gross, cuff by Yunus & Eliza, all accessories from Christine.

Yves Saint Laurent on Film

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In the wake of fellow luminaries Chanel, Lagerfeld and Valentino, it’s now time for the life of iconic French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent to be committed to film. The significance of Saint Laurent’s contribution to fashion cannot be understated. At barely 21 he took over as lead designer for