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The Eternal Headonist | Now Open

Love Lotus. The Eternal Headonist

“Hats will change the way you think about yourself, they will change the way other people see you. You need courage to wear a hat nowadays because hats are a commitment. People will look at you – they’ve got eyes – and when they look at you with a hat

Badgley Mischka | New York Fashion Week 2014

Badgley Mischka NYFW 2014

Australian model Alexandra Agoston opened Badgley Mischka’s NYFW catwalk show full of slightly dishevelled beauties who looked as if they has just stepped out of classic watercolour paintings. And legitimate supermodel Naomi Campbell closed it in celebration of the label’s 25th anniversary. Photographer Claire Alice Young captured the festivities –

Jenkins & Jane | Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2014

Jenkins & Jane by Christos Pavlidis at MSFW 2014

Fashion week overload? Think of this MSFW show by new label Jenkins & Jane as soothing respite for your besieged peepers. Shot by Christos Pavlidis, the collection is all fluffy clouds,  faded sunsets and vast skies. Kim Jane’s photographic nature prints are given the fashion treatment by designer Carla Jenkins

Nixi Killick | Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2014

Nixi Killick by Tanika MacKay for StyleMelbourne.com

For one night only, Finlay Lane could claim the mantle (from the paint-daubed icon that is Hosier) of being Melbourne’s most polychromatic alleyway. Fashion designer Nixi Killick was responsible, presenting an MSFW production of creatures that glowed in the dark (face it; they’d be luminous even in full sunlight). When

Emerging Runway 1 | Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2014

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The first Emerging Runway at MSFW showcased the fledgling concepts of fashion students from the Box Hill Institute, Melbourne School of Fashion, Whitehouse Institute of Design and Kangan. Here are Carolyn West‘s photographs of the vivid event for StyleMelbourne.com. Jennifer Ho Frank Bonacci Rachel Mufale Rachael Opolion Harriet Doran Stefania

Emerging Runway 2 | Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2014

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RMIT fashion students took to the catwalk at MSFW’s Emerging Runway as shot by photographer Carolyn West for StyleMelbourne.com. See if you can spot a recurring theme of ‘sleep’ in torn up bedsheets, deconstructed sofas, old-man-snoring nightcaps, a bevvy of Sleeping Beauties and even wearable tents (they must have worked

Herve Leger | New York Fashion Week 2014

Herve Leger at NYFW 2014

Take a look at the Samurai silhouettes and battle-ready bandage dresses in Herve Leger‘s Spring 2015 collection as shown at Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week and lensed by Claire Alice Young for StyleMelbourne.com

Mara Hoffman | New York Fashion Week 2014

Mara Hoffman at New York Fashion Week

Claire Alice Young shoots Mara Hoffman‘s Spring 2015 ready to wear at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York for StyleMelbourne.com as the designer makes a rainbow connection between the Wild, Wild West and Woodstock.

Runway 4 | Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2014

Chorus at Runway 4 Melbourne Spring Fashion Week. Photography by Liz Barnes for StyleMelbourne.com

As Melbourne Spring Fashion Week’s final finale for the season grows imminent, official face of MSFW – Ashley Hart – uses her (also official?) lips to have a quick chat. Of all the looks the New York based model has been styled in this week she has a clear winner, “I

Zimmermann | New York Fashion Week 2014

Zimmermann Spring 2015 RTW at New York Fashion Week 2014. Photography by Claire Alice Young for StyleMelbourne.com

While Melbourne Spring Fashion Week begins to wind down, an entirely different sartorial beast has awoken. Rising star fashion photographer Claire Alice Young is in the thick of things in the Big Apple, taking on Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week in her own way for StyleMelbourne. First up, Claire