fashion

Black into Spring: The Iconic History of Coco Chanel & the LBD

Last week, The 5to9 Life team had the pleasure of stepping into Spring at Chatswood Chase with the first ‘Fashion Talks with Claudia Chan Shaw’, a free fashion lecture series as a part of the centre’s celebration of Spring. Check out Talica Tamanitoakula’s review of the event.
Photography by John Paul Urizar.

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COS’ FW18 Campaign Is Simple, Yet Strikingly Beautiful

We love COS. Why?
For their Scandinavian minimalism and simplicity. Their latest campaign for their Fall+Winter 018 season is a collection of classic wardrobe pieces in natural cotton mixed with technical fabrics to create a minimal and effortless collection.
Check out our favourite looks by clicking on the photo above.

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‘The Gospel According to André’ is a Must-Watch for All Fashion-Lovers

‘Fashion is fleeting, but style is timeless,’ — this is the gospel according to André Leon Talley, the operatic style icon and fashion industry trailblazer. Kate Novack’s intimate portrait, “The Gospel According to André” takes viewers on an emotional journey from André’s roots growing up in the segregated Jim Crow South to become one of the most influential tastemakers and fashion curators of our times. Watch the trailer now.

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Take a Look Inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s “Heavenly Bodies” Exhibition

The Costume Institute organises a spring exhibition each year, the opening of which on the first Monday in May is accompanied by The Met Gala – one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the annual fashion calendar.
This year’s theme ‘Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination’ explores how the religion’s imagery and symbolism has impacted contemporary haute-couture and ready-to-wear designs. Click through for more details and a sneak peek into the exhibition which is open to the public from May 10.

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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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