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  • March 24, 2014
    Perpetually Five: Part One

    Perpetually Five: Part One

    Source : HeatStorm

    This is part one of a number of looks Jiawa from Closet Voyage shot for me over the weekend using Perpetually Five's pieces. Mitch Thompson is the designer, and his was one of my favourite shows from last year's FASHFEST, showcasing a collection filled with bright, child-like prints and wacky styling.
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  • March 23, 2014
    A stylish difference: Introducing some new designers for Fashfest 2013

    A stylish difference: Introducing some new designers for Fashfest 2013

    Source : hercanberra

    It’s an understatement to say there’s a lot going on with Fashfest this year—new and exciting changes; bigger and better as promised…and that includes a line-up of new designers who are as diverse as designers could possibly be, each with their own style and inspiration. Here’s a snapshot of what drives a few of the new creatives and how they explore the complex world of fashion.
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  • March 23, 2014
    Tailor provides Canberra with high end suits

    Tailor provides Canberra with high end suits

    Source : Canberra Times

    Don't assume the men's clothes on the Fashfest runway are all about cropped pants, exposed ankles and avant garde fabrics. This year high-end luxury and made-to-measure tailoring duo Braddon Tailors will be making their debut.
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  • March 21, 2014
    5 Minutes with Audrey Blue

    5 Minutes with Audrey Blue

    Source : OutInCanberra

    Designer, Hannah Parris, creates clothing using sustainable design, ecologically sustainable fabrics and production processes, and sustainable business practices.
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  • March 19, 2014
    5 minutes with Recollection

    5 minutes with Recollection

    Source : OutInCanberra

    Designer Philippa Soutberg has just graduated with a Bachelor of Design (fashion design) from the Canberra Institute of Technology and this year will be featuring her label, Recollection, at Fashfest 2014.
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  • March 19, 2014
    Fasfhion-forward Canberra

    Fasfhion-forward Canberra

    Source : The Canberran

    It’s said that innovation happens at the edge of industry. This is certainly true of Canberra. Being on the edge of major centres like Sydney and Melbourne, we’ve truly come into our own as a thriving mini-metropolis—an inspirational place exploding with eclectic, imaginative minds. These minds are bursting with creative ideas and fuelling amazing stuff in our nation’s tiny capital. If you’re still wondering if we’ve got what it takes, you simply don’t get out enough.
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  • March 19, 2014
    Fashion-forward Canberra

    Fashion-forward Canberra

    Source : The Canberran

    It’s said that innovation happens at the edge of industry. This is certainly true of Canberra. Being on the edge of major centres like Sydney and Melbourne, we’ve truly come into our own as a thriving mini-metropolis—an inspirational place exploding with eclectic, imaginative minds. These minds are bursting with creative ideas and fuelling amazing stuff in our nation’s tiny capital. If you’re still wondering if we’ve got what it takes, you simply don’t get out enough.
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  • March 18, 2014
    SZN | Suzan Dlouhy

    SZN | Suzan Dlouhy

    Source : BMA Magazine

    Here's a profile on Suzan Dlouhy, who will showcase a new collection at this year's Fasfhest.
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  • March 17, 2014
    Model Emma Dobbie back at Fashfest 2014

    Model Emma Dobbie back at Fashfest 2014

    Source : Grammarians' News Canberra Girls Grammar School

    Emma Dobbie (2013), will be appearing in several shows at the 2014 Fashfest, including the first mainstream fashion appearance of designer Hijab House, which specialises in fashion for Islamic women.
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  • March 17, 2014
    THAT white dress: the story behind the Face of Fashfest 2014 shoot

    THAT white dress: the story behind the Face of Fashfest 2014 shoot

    Source : HerCanberra

    What were you up to when you were 17? Belinda Riding, Face of Fashfest 2014, was on a plane, by herself, flying to Paris to pursue what would become a glamorous career as an international model.
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  • March 16, 2014
    Fashfest

    Fashfest

    Source : EventsACT

    FASHFEST is a stunning four-day fashion event that shines the spotlight on Canberra's diverse local design talent. It is the biggest annual fashion event held in the capital-our classy take on the fashion weeks held in Melbourne and Sydney.
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  • March 16, 2014
    Fashfest tickets on sale

    Fashfest tickets on sale

    Source : Canberra Weekly


  • March 16, 2014
    Fashfest

    Fashfest

    Source : See Canberra Autumn 2014


  • March 14, 2014
    Liam Hall: Fashfest special runway guest revealed

    Liam Hall: Fashfest special runway guest revealed

    Source : Canberra Times

    We can reveal that the special runway guest at this year's Fashfest will be Canberra boy turned LA model and actor Liam Hall. He has volunteered to be on the catwalk all four nights of Fashfest, from April 30 to May 1.  
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  • March 12, 2014
    Belinda Riding: Face of Fashfest

    Belinda Riding: Face of Fashfest

    Source : Grammarians' News Canberra Girls Grammar School

    Belinda Riding (1987). Belinda is the face of Fashfest 2014, taking over the position from another former CGGS student, Anneliese Seubert (1990). Belinda has enjoyed a modelling career spanning more than 25 years,
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  • March 12, 2014
    Fashfest 2014 Designer: All eyes on Us

    Fashfest 2014 Designer: All eyes on Us

    Source : Le bon vivant

    It's that time of the year again where Canberra goes into a fashion frenzy. Following on from the huge success of inaugural Fashfest last year, Canberrans are expecting big, bold and fabulous things from Fashfest 2014. Tickets for the four night fashion extravaganza showcasing the very best of Canberra fashion is now on sale so if you haven't already done so, now is the time to secure those front row seats to be part of the action.
    The names of the 24 fabulous designers whose collections will be gracing the catwalk have been announced.

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  • March 11, 2014
    Fashfest--a four day event showcasing Canberra Fashion

    Fashfest--a four day event showcasing Canberra Fashion

    Source : OutInCanberra


  • March 11, 2014
    Contemporary, modern and Muslim: Hijab House at Fashfest

    Contemporary, modern and Muslim: Hijab House at Fashfest

    Source : Brisbane Times

    A Canberra girl raised a Catholic is the head designer of an Australian fashion house specialising in contemporary and sophisticated - but still modest - designs for Muslim women. Sydney label Hijab House is well-known among the Muslim community - designs sell-out during the festival that follows Ramadan - but it will be making its debut in a mainstream fashion show at Fashfest in Canberra from April 30 to May 3.  
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  • March 7, 2014
    Our model student

    Our model student

    Source : Canberra Times

    Did someone say beauty and brains? Young Canberra model Emma Dobbie this week donned a dress by Sydney label Hijab House, which specialises in on-trend clothing for Muslim women, and which will be showing its designs at this year’s Fashfest. Emma, 18, is booked to do at least seven shows for the fashion extravaganza which runs from April 30 to May 3.
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  • March 7, 2014
    Contemporary, modern and Muslim: Hijab House at Fashfest

    Contemporary, modern and Muslim: Hijab House at Fashfest

    Source : Canberra Times

    A Canberra girl raised a Catholic is the head designer of an Australian fashion house specialising in contemporary and sophisticated - but still modest - designs for Muslim women. Sydney label Hijab House is well-known among the Muslim community - designs sell-out during the festival that follows Ramadan - but it will be making its debut in a mainstream fashion show at Fashfest in Canberra from April 30 to May 3.
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