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‘Alignment’ by Gary Bigeni Spring Summer 13-14

After spying Melbourne artist Matthew Johnson’s work in a gallery, a casual note along the lines of ‘I like your art. We should work together sometime’ was all it took to spark Gary Bigeni‘s new Summer fashion collection ‘Alignment’. Soon Gary’s draped, one-piece-of-fabric wonders would serve as perfect blank canvases

Shop the Limedrop, Gary Bigeni & Gail Sorronda sale first

Limedrop would like to invite you to their upcoming studio sale. I have a handful of double passes to the VIP preview night to giveaway to readers (after all, shopping is always better with a friend who will gently let you know that the trapeze dress you’ve had your eye

LMFF 2013 Opening event with David Jones

Reigning queen of prints and ‘It’ girl of the fashion design world, it’s a pleasure to discover Mary Katrantzou is just really damn lovely. From the minute you meet her she’s all smiles and openness  and I get the sense she was genuinely happy to visit our faraway fashion capital of

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,

LMFF: Runway 4

Some of the models in Runway 4 took off their apparently unwalkable shoes. In front of Vogue editor Kirstie Clements. Quelle horreur! It happens all the time in fashion shows. Shoes are too big, too small, too slippery or really, truly too high. For me it’s a non-issue that should have been dealt

Short & Sweet Style Wrap #39

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MSFW: Designer Series 1 (+ video)

Arnsdorf opened the Designer Series 1 runway at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week 2010. The designs possessed constrained volume and geometric construction with pastel colours and fractal patterns. Vibrant and fun short chiffon skirts, cropped jackets and puffy sleeved dresses were spotted. Also we witnessed stiff neoprene formed into cocoon-like silhouettes

Win tix to the Designer Series at MSFW

The hottest tickets in town right now are to the Designer Series shows at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week. It’s the traditional runway experience that you could expect from any fashion capital around the world. You can purchase your tickets by clicking here now… or take your chances and win a

LMFF Designer Award Finals 2010

We  skipped over to the Sofitel on Collins last week to take a behind the scenes look at the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival Designer Award 2010 finals. To re-cap the finalists for the coveted award are Lui Hon, Dion Lee, Gail Sorronda, Dhini Couture, Gary Bigeni, Konstantina Mittas and Therese

Short & Sweet Style Wrap #25

The nominations for the Loreal Melbourne Fashion Festival 2010 Designer Award (presented by Woolmark) were released recently. The nominees are Dion Lee, Gail Sorronda, Gary Bigeni, Konstantina Mittas, Therese Rawsthorne and Melbourne’s own Lui Hon and Dhini. Designers in their first five years of business have the chance to win