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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 –

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.

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

Diary | Wine & Fashion ‘Blend’ | MSFW

Yarrabank Wine & Matcho Suba Fashion at MSFW

Champagne is synonymous with fashion week darlinks! But usually what the in-crowd sips is an afterthought. At ‘Blend’ this Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, wine is the muse of the show. Six of Yering Station’s Yarrabank Wines have inspired outfits by fashion designer Matcho Suba (either pulled from his archives or

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

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

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

Hooray for Marais | Melbourne Shopping

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Marais‘ new second Melbourne boutique venture is intoxicatingly glossy. Somehow – from the DCG Design quartz chandelier that glows violet to their shiny hall of mirrors – the store makes it feel as if touching their lovely wares is welcome. The ground floor is home to Givenchy, Celine, Balenciaga, Linda Farrow and covetable shoes.

From Milan (to Melbourne) With Love

Roadtrip Melbourne

Recently a trio of renowned Italian food, lifestyle and travel bloggers visited our beloved Melbourne on the invitation of Tourism Victoria. I had the pleasure of escorting Laura of The Old Now for just a few days to show her our little corner of the earth; from cocktails at the