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MSFW: Made in Melbourne

Made in Melbourne returned once again to present a collective of independent labels at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week. Names on the runway below include MIM regulars Lisa Taranto, fabric-lovers Tai & Amaya, leather from Cadelle, carnival brights from Stella Blanche, Aron with some pretty petal details and new pyjama label

Are you [A]Wear?

Kate Rohde’s chunky prehistoric/futuristic jewellery kicked off the vibrant fashion show that was [A]Wear last night. Labels Alexandra Blak, Alpha60, Gorman, Mr. Carter, Neo Dia, O.T.T. by Lia T, Jenny Bannister, Raggatt, Prussia, Pamela Usanto, Estelle Deve, Kathryn Beker, Henson and Lisa Taranto soon followed, in that I’d describe as a

A[Wear] Fashion Show

'Cheap Thrills' fashion editorial for A[wear]

In support of A[Wear] – an annual Whitehouse Institute of Design student-led fashion show in aid of the Prahran Mission – two fashion editorials that are showcased below have been produced. The shoots predominantly sourced items from the Mission’s op-shop, while the show itself  will feature luminous fashion and jewellery

LMFF: Autumn Winter 2012 Wishlist

Now that the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival has wrapped – bar the wonderful cultural program – I find it valuable to look back over the week (or rather the nine days) that was for Winter wardrobe inspiration. Below I dish up my personal inspiration from LMFF on future DIY projects,

Made in Melbourne 2011

This year’s Spring Fashion Week sees an unprecedented 80% of designers involved being Melburnian! Highlighting this wonderful statistic further is the Made in Melbourne event; where 10 independent labels have banded together once again in the spirit of stylish collaboration. Coelho, Denise SL Spalk, HerPony, Lisa Taranto, Marion Liese lingerie, Mina & Katusha, Prussia, Reverie, Silk

LMFF 2011: Ready to Wear Trunk Show

This weekend saw an intimate salon-style trunk showcase of local labels Lisa Barron, Lisa Taranto, John Cavill, Not Your Daughter’s Jeans, Body by Dainy Sawatzky and Cable Melbourne. Here’s a few highlights from the event that included a bevy of international beauty queens and even the Premier’s daughters stroll down

Melbourne Spaces: Lisa Taranto boutique

The last time I caught up on Lisa Taranto news the label had just become a designer duo. Now with the addition of a jewellery range (and stockings too) Lisa Taranto is officially a designer trio! The new self-titled collection of baubles is a contrast to the Broken Lock range

Made in Melbourne

What better way to spend the Saturday night of Melbourne Spring Fashion Week than at a homegrown designer showcase. Caro kicked off the show with popping colours and bold designs. Bright pinks and greens and strong tribal patterns gave character to rather understated, no-fuss designs. Basic shift dresses were de rigeur,

Win a double pass to Made In Melbourne at MSFW

Made in Melbourne returns for its sophomore year at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week. MSFW 2010 sees seven boutique labels hit the runway to showcase their Spring Summer 2010/11 collections; Mina & Katusha, Caro, Lisa Taranto, Marion Liese lingerie, Borsha, Silk & Ink and NeoDia. Naturally all are “made in Melbourne” Made in Melbourne will be held at

Style Salon: Fashion Collection 5

Style  Salon, Fashion Collection 5, was structured around a simple question: how do you define style? With a “fearless spirit and strong identity”, Lisa Taranto’s models took to the stage to showcase a bold collection with an animal print motif. Matched with feathery fascinators and lots of ruffles, the collection had