Fashion

An Exhibition Celebrating the Australian Fashion Laureate is Coming to Sydney

A new exhibition will celebrate the past, present and future of first-class Australian fashion.
Opening November 10 and exhibiting until March 11 at Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum, ‘Catalysts and Creators’ will take a retrospective look at iconic creations from designers including Akira Isogawa, the inaugural recipient of the Laureate; Carla Zampatti; Collette Dinnigan; sisters Nicky and Simone Zimmerman, of their eponymous label; and, more. Details via the pic above.

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We Spoke To The Founder & Publicist Behind Australia’s Largest Pacific Fashion Show

The catwalk is set to come alive next Friday night (October 27th) at Sydney’s Carriageworks – the home of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia – for PACIFIC RUNWAY, Sydney’s most reputable Pacific Fashion event.
The organiser and publicist of PACIFIC RUNWAY – Jannike Seiuli and Dusk Devi – spoke to The 5 to 9 Life about all things fashion, the Pacific islands, diversity, events, style and so much more! Click on the photo above to read all about it!

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Pacific Runway Is Coming Back to Carriageworks For Its 2017 Show

Carriageworks will come alive this October as Australia’s largest Pacific Fashion Show returns for its 6th year at the Sydney venue which is also the home to Australian Fashion Week each year. Designers of the Pacific are set to travel to Sydney to showcase their latest designs on the prestigious platform and YOU have the chance to attend the not to be missed event! Find out more by clicking on the photo above.

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The Melbourne (Spring) Fashion Week Program Is Officially Out!

Now in its 23rd year, Melbourne Fashion Week (MFW) is one of the largest and most popular consumer fashion events in Australia.
The hallmark consumer fashion event of the season, MFW presents spring/summer ready-to-wear collections and creatively showcases Melbourne as an iconic destination for fashion, retail, design and hospitality.
Click the photo above to see what we’re looking forward to seeing.

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We Spoke to Yan Yan Chan About Fashion, Life, Blogging + More!

It’s always an inspiring/encouraging moment to meet a fellow blogger/creative who has turned their side hustle into a full-fledged career. Towards the end of May, we were invited to attend an intimate lunch with fashion content creator Yan Yan Chan and after that initial meeting, we decided we wanted to know more about her so we reached out for an interview.
Read on to discover who Yan Yan Chan is and how she got to where she is now, discussing all the things in her life from blogging and fashion to photography, career highlights and her advice for anyone thinking of taking on a creative career.

(Above photo credit – lifewithoutandy.com)

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C/MEO Collective’s Head Designer Siham Elmawey Talks Style, Collaborations + MBFWA

Australian Fashion Week may be over for another year, but last week C/MEO COLLECTIVE’s new collections, ‘Liminal’ and ‘Ornate’ reinforced why the Adelaide-based label is every fashion lover’s top choice when it comes to snagging “it” pieces. We’ve always been big fans of their playful, classy and feminine designs, and so it was very exciting to receive the opportunity to interview the label’s Head Designer, Siham Elmawey!
You know the drill: Click the pic above to find out more!

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Emerging Designers Showcased Their Designs in the Raffles International Showcase at MBFWA

Since joining the official MBFWA program in 2011, the Raffles International Showcase has been widely recognised by the industry as one of the most anticipated and entertaining events on the Sydney emerging fashion calendar. This year at MBFWA, the designers featured were Rebecca Deasy, Melisa The, Carley Rose Wolski, Nath Vesaruttragool, Ashleigh Kwong, Letar Sangngern, and Wilson Nguyen.
All photos by Jess Brohier.

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