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Debut at Fashion Exposed

The runway show for Debut, a popular biannual completion for emerging garment and accessories designers in its seventh season, was certainly a standout at this year’s Fashion Exposed fashion fair. From thousands of entries nationwide, a dozen of the best were selected by a panel of industry insiders, and given

Pandora’s Wonderland Spring Fashion & Racing Carnival Launch

Pandora’s Wonderland showcased race wear, racier lingerie, resort wear and menswear. Atop these designers collections sat the works of the extraordinarily talented Melbourne milliner Marilena Romeo. First down the runway was K.B.A.D (Karin Bochnik Altman Design). Launched in 2007, K.B.A.D. sent out a collection inspired by icebergs consisting of graceful, diaphanous

Spirit of the Black Dress

The Spirit of the Black Dress opening gala kicked off this evening, attracting a beautiful crowd to match the beautiful and innovative takes on the wardrobe essential – aka the ‘Black Dress’. Georges on Collins provided a stylish space for fashion and textile designers’ individual interpretation of what constitutes an

Pandora’s Wonderland Spring Fashion & Racing Carnival Party

Step  into Pandora’s Wonderland and find glorious designer labels on parade including K.B.A.D by Karin Bochnik Altman, Kuwaii, White Sands, Agua Bendita from Brazil, Natalie Begg, Hopeless Hotel (pictured), Joe Black the Tailor and millinery by Marilena Romeo. As part of MSFW, the show covers you from head to toe

LMFF Independent Runway

Friday evening provided me with a very welcome change of pace.  Some of Australia’s hippest and freshest designers displayed their far edgier than the norm wares at Docklands in the LMFF Independent Runway.  It was so refreshing to view some of the top up and coming young things turn the

Penthouse Mouse 2009

The Capitol in South Yarra has been temporarily transformed into a giant space in which fashion and art fans alike can let their imaginations run wild.  The public exhibition of independent artists and fashion designers will be running until the 22nd of March, and is well worth the trip if