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  • April 10, 2017
    Made by women, for women

    Made by women, for women

    Source : The Local Look

    When our editor first laid eyes on Red Corner Boxing's gloves at FASHFEST 2016, she knew we just had to have them in an edition. The mosaic of colours, the essence of girl power and the element of fun made Red Corner boxing a highlight of the show!
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  • April 6, 2017
    My wedding dress decision

    My wedding dress decision

    Source : Debby with a why

    Aside from picking the right man, this is the big wedding day decision. You need to feel amazing in your dress, for it to reflect your personality, your style, be unique and comfortable. That’s a lot of pressure.
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  • April 5, 2017
    DESIGNER PROFILE – NAOMI FROM THE PERFECT GOWN BY NAOMI PERIS

    DESIGNER PROFILE – NAOMI FROM THE PERFECT GOWN BY NAOMI PERIS

    Source : Leiden Magazine

    If you are looking for custom bridal wear that isn’t going to burn a hole in your wallet so large your wallet no longer exists, we have found the label for you. The Perfect Gown is a Canberra-based design studio founded by formally trained designer Naomi Hogie, who specialises in exquisite custom gowns that won’t have you living off two minute noodles for months on end to afford them.
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  • April 5, 2017
    Night lights bring Yumi’s new fashion to life

    Night lights bring Yumi’s new fashion to life

    Source : CityNews

    FASHION designer Yumi Morrissey, of local label Zilpah Tart, inspired by the bright lights of Canberra, has created a new collection based on national institutions lit up at night.
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  • April 3, 2017
    Illuminating Canberra fashion

    Illuminating Canberra fashion

    Source : HerCanberra

    Zilpah tarts new autumn/winter collection features stunning patterns Yumi created from photos she took of three of our famous institutions—the National Museum of Australia, National Film and Sound Archives and the Torsional Wave at Questacon.
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  • April 3, 2017
    CARDIF Collective’s Fashion Alley: Canberra’s Emerging Fashion Scene

    CARDIF Collective’s Fashion Alley: Canberra’s Emerging Fashion Scene

    Source : Life by Ronja

    FASHFEST is a long way away for most fashion-hungry Canberrans, so I pretty much jumped with joy at the opportunity to attend the CARDIF Collective Fashion Alley showcase.
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  • April 2, 2017
    DESIGN INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA 5×5 SPEAKER SERIES – YUMI MORRISEY, ZILPAH TART

    DESIGN INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA 5×5 SPEAKER SERIES – YUMI MORRISEY, ZILPAH TART

    Source : Leiden Magazine

    The first installment of three speaker series presented by the Design Institute of Australia saw fashion designer Yumi Morrisey, the talented designer behind Canberra based label Zilpah Tart, speak alongside architect John Guida, furniture designer Chelsea Lemon, industrial designer Nicholas Karlovasitis, and Canberra Times reporter Bree Winchester, at event sponsor Zenith Interiors.
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  • March 31, 2017
    Illuminating Canberra!

    Illuminating Canberra!

    Source : Lostfourwords

    When you buy a piece from Illuminate, you’re buying a piece of Canberra. Not just because the fashion designer behind local label Zilpah tart creates all her pieces here, but because the patterns are based around photos of three of our much-loved national institutions.
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  • March 27, 2017
    FASHFEST is seeking 2017 designers

    FASHFEST is seeking 2017 designers

    Source : Life by Ronja

    Ah, Canberra, it’s that time of year again. Although FASHFEST 2017 is a good 6 months away yet, the fashion industry never sleeps – designer applications for the shows in September have just opened up! They’re calling for old and new local designers alike – and I’m beyond excited.
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  • March 27, 2017
    Fashion in the Alley @ CARDIF

    Fashion in the Alley @ CARDIF

    Source : Lostfourwords

    Autumn has graced us with its presence. This change of season is exciting for the way the leaves change to brilliant oranges, reds and yellows, but also because it’s a chance to layer up and change the way we dress.
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  • March 24, 2017
    A Flick of Hares: Supporting #girlbosses

    A Flick of Hares: Supporting #girlbosses

    Source : HerCanberra

    A Flick of Hares (AFOH) is the latest creation in Canberra’s hair salon community. Lead by Directors Melanie Rhodes and Craig Rhodes—well known for his work on several New York Fashion Week shows as well as Canberra’s very own FASHFEST.
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  • March 23, 2017
    Talented pool jumps in fashion’s deep end

    Talented pool jumps in fashion’s deep end

    Source : CityNews

    Bianca Pavlic’s talent for creating delicate, feminine clothes has seen her designs featured in US fashion magazine “Coco”, following a collaborative shoot that pooled the talents of several local artists.
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  • March 20, 2017
    Local fashion designer wins international place

    Local fashion designer wins international place

    Source : See Canberra

    Canberra is well known for its creative talent and a young designer is sharing her ideas with the world after scoring a place on the prestigious Emerging Designer Exchange Program. Story on page 6.
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  • March 9, 2017
    Edition on exchange

    Edition on exchange

    Source : Canberra Weekly

    A label intended for layering, comfort and sustainability; Edition designer Alice Sutton takes her brand to Korea. The Canberra designer was selected along with two other Australian designers (from Brisbane and Melbourne) to participate in the inaugural Australia-Korea Foundation Emerging Designer Exchanged Program.
  • March 3, 2017
    Beleza Designs Headpieces

    Beleza Designs Headpieces

    Source : The Pale Pinup

    Late last year I had the wonderful opportunity of collaborating with two of my favourite Canberra creatives! Following the success of FASHFEST and being able to walk the monster catwalk for Beleza Designs, I was approached by the brains and beauty behind the brand – Caitlin – to shoot the range of headpieces worn in FASHFEST.
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  • February 24, 2017
    FASHFEST 2016 | Edition | Night 3 of 3

    FASHFEST 2016 | Edition | Night 3 of 3

    Source : The Pale Pinup

    For the final night of FASHFEST 2016 I was very excited to be walking for Edition – the beautiful label by Alice Sutton. By this time all the kinks in the getting ready process had been ironed out and everyone knew how the getting ready process backstage was going to go down.
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  • February 21, 2017
    An Afternoon at Prime 7: Behind the Scenes with Diana Cheetham

    An Afternoon at Prime 7: Behind the Scenes with Diana Cheetham

    Source : Tailored Talk

    Television. That autonomous technology that allows us to communicate, daydream with our eyes open, entertain and inform. I had spent very little time considering all the effort behind the scenes until last Thursday afternoon when I was invited by FASHFEST Makeup Director Diana Cheetham to gain an exclusive look behind the scenes at Prime 7 Canberra.
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  • February 15, 2017
    Beauty Looks @ 2017 Grammy’s with Fashfest Makeup Director Diana Cheetham

    Beauty Looks @ 2017 Grammy’s with Fashfest Makeup Director Diana Cheetham

    Source : Tailored Talk

    Last Sunday night was the ever explosive, always interesting event that is The Grammy’s. I love the music and the performances but my favourite part has always been the Red Carpet. Make Up Director for FASHFEST, Diana Cheetham focused on the ‘winning’ Beauty Looks of the biggest stars.
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  • February 15, 2017
    ALICE SUTTON: TAKING EDITION TO THE WORLD STAGE

    ALICE SUTTON: TAKING EDITION TO THE WORLD STAGE

    Source : OutinCanberra

    After competing nationally for one of three spots in the Australia-Korea Foundation Emerging Designer Exchange Program, local designer Alice Sutton is set to take her label Edition to the world stage.
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