Source : Surya magazineNew Acton’s Hotel Hotel and the Nishi Building Complex is fast becoming Canberra’s fashion centre. Not content with hosting Hustle&Scout Twilight Markets, they now have a new fashion designer and vintage store, Three Little Birds and Little Boy Blue, and while the name is a bit of a mouthful this vintage shop is worth a look—and not just for its appearance.
Source : H2T Fashion BlogFashfest 2014 is sneaking up on us as they announce their model casting call this Sunday. Fashfest 2014 have partnered with Canberra Airport again this year. The Brindabella Business Park is perfect for the Fashion Festival as its elements of industrial design are teamed with a huge amount of space including the atrium.
Source : hercanberraLong, shapely legs. High cheekbones. Luscious lips. Flawless skin. Perfect posture. It’s all model material for those dreaming of making a career out of walking down runways in sensational designer garments. This Sunday, 23 February, at the award-winning East Hotel, close to 100 Canberrans will participate in an afternoon-long casting to apply to model in FASHFEST, the city’s biggest fashion event ever.
Source : ouincanberraFashion label WND.LND was launched in late 2013 by local designer, Zoe Brown. Since graduating from The Canberra Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Design in 2011, Zoe has interned for New Zealand labelStolen Girlfriends Club and Australian Lover The Label. At the same time, she has kept busy being very hands-on with her label, working on many freelance styling projects, exhibitions, markets and events, and completely immersing herself in the creative process.
Source : Vanisha's Life in AustraliaI'm not big on trying on clothes. I think it is the result of being constantly disappointed when things do not fit me. I shop online a lot now and deal with sizing issues by having my tape measure handy. Last week I had the pleasure of being invited (along with Georgia from Red Magpie) to Assemblage Project to have a play with their current collection. This night completely changed my mind about trying on clothes.
Source : outincanberraLocal fashion designer Suzan Dlouhy has been very busy. Not just the name behind the popular label SZN, Suzan is also one of the 'Three Little Birds' from the newly established pop-up boutique/make-shift office and work-space, Three Little Birds and Little Boy Blue at the Nishi HotelHotel, and has also been commissioned to make 100 scarves and bandanas for the volunteers at this year's National Multicultural Festival!
Source : Canberra WeeklyFashfest designers pop up in New Acton.
Source : EcouterreCanberra, Australia is a city fortunate to claim designers Lousia de Smet and Steven Wright as its own. As the founders of Corr Blimey, the duo have been electrifying the fashion scene in the area since 2001. Their collections of sustainable couture feature dramatic silhouettes that can almost literally stand on their own. Corr Blimey emphasizes a process that focuses on the environmental sensitivity of each piece from its initial sketch to final walk down the runway.
Source : Canberra WeeklyThe dates are set and the search for designers has begun ...
Source : Canberra Times... Fashfest, a Canberra fashion week featuring local models and clothes ... It was brilliant ...