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The tale of: Charly Thorn

The tale of: Charly Thorn

It’s the week of Fashfest 2018 and to celebrate how excited we are, we sat down with fashion designer, Charly Thorn to find out all about her latest collection before we see it on the runway.

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Change It Up – FASHFEST ’18

Change It Up – FASHFEST ’18

With only 5 days until FASHFEST 2018 debut at the NGA, tickets are selling fast!

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Feminine, elegant design

Feminine, elegant design

When she was little, Megan Cannings fell in love with fashion. She dreamed of Princess Diana and how stylish she always looked. She dreamed of designing feminine and elegant pieces that would be worn on runways by models.

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The true art of couture: Hajar Gala’s elegant designs to grace FASHFEST 2018 runway

The true art of couture: Hajar Gala’s elegant designs to grace FASHFEST 2018 runway

Hajar is one of the capital’s most sophisticated and awarded fashion designers and she has earned a reputation as one of Australia’s most creative couturiers. On 19 October, Canberrans will get a chance to see Hajar’s fabulous fashion at FASHFEST’s first show of the year, to be held at the National Gallery of Australia.

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Models 101 Canberra a Different Kind of Modelling Workshop

Models 101 Canberra a Different Kind of Modelling Workshop

There is a common perception that modelling is easy. You pose, you walk, you pout. Coupled with the perceived glamour of the industry, perhaps this is why there are so many aspiring models waiting for their big chance.

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Fashfest 2018 Launch Show

Fashfest 2018 Launch Show

On 19 October, three designers will present collections showcasing cocktail glam and elegant bespoke gowns during the first of a series of rolling shows by FASHFEST, Canberra’s annual fashion event.

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Model of the moment Nicola is taking Canberra by storm

Model of the moment Nicola is taking Canberra by storm

Model of the moment Nicola, is taking Canberra by storm. In between back to back modelling shoots and running her blog, my gal pal spared a few minutes to talk to me in my apartment over a cheese board.

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FASHFEST teams up with NGA for new fashion venue

FASHFEST teams up with NGA for new fashion venue

It’s cocktail glam and elegant gowns at FASHFEST’s first show of this year. And what a perfect setting—the National Gallery of Australia.

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Fashfest Is Back in 2018 but Things Are Very Very Different

Fashfest Is Back in 2018 but Things Are Very Very Different

It started life in an empty building at the airport before moving to the more commercial National Convention Centre - now Fashfest is back for 2018, but you'll need to head to three separate venues to attend.

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FASHFEST 2018 – SOMETHING DIFFERENT

FASHFEST 2018 – SOMETHING DIFFERENT

This time last year the countdown to Canberra’s annual fashion event FASHFEST was in full swing. Models had been cast, fittings and rehearsals were underway, hair and makeup artists were busy designing looks. This year, however, all has been quiet. Until now.

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The new style of FASHFEST

The new style of FASHFEST

The FASHFEST folks have been quiet for a while but definitely not idle. It’s taken months of careful planning, but Canberra’s largest annual red-carpet event has just released its new style for 2018.

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Fashfest to use escalator as runway

Fashfest to use escalator as runway

It’s called fashion, DARLING, and it’s time to change it up! Starting October 19, FASHFEST will roll out the first in a series of fashion shows to be held in unique and iconic Canberra locations. That’s right, we’re talking multiple shows over various dates for maximum fashion intake!

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Out Of Africa Beauty Pageant To Celebrate Diversity And Empower Community

Out Of Africa Beauty Pageant To Celebrate Diversity And Empower Community

Beauty pageants can be controversial events, but they have many benefits, says organiser Kofi Osei Bonsu, who will host the capital’s maiden Miss Africa Canberra competition on 29 September.

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Fashfest is on a three-show roll

Fashfest is on a three-show roll

ON October 19, Canberra’s annual fashion event Fashfest will roll out the first in a series of shows to be held in iconic institutions around the capital. The October launch show will be at the National Gallery followed by shows in December and February.

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Fashfest Is Back and This Year Theyve Changed It Up…

Fashfest Is Back and This Year Theyve Changed It Up…

True to its original strategy, FASHFEST ‘changes it up’ every few years. Starting in October, FASHFEST will roll out the first in a series of fashion shows to be held in iconic institutions unique to the capital. The new venues will showcase beauty of architecture as well as beauty of fashion and other creative elements.

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FASHFEST ‘changing it up’ for 2018

FASHFEST ‘changing it up’ for 2018

Kicking off on Friday 19 October, FASHFEST will roll out the first in a series of fashion shows to be held in iconic institutions across Canberra.

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Tip Youre It and the terrific twos

Tip Youre It and the terrific twos

Two-and-a-half years on, They're known as one of Canberra most stylish kids stores a status that was cemented earlier this year at FASHFEST, when a troupe of adorable children strutted down the runway in the most stylish ensembles.

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FASHFEST 2017 dates released

FASHFEST 2017 dates released

FASHFEST, Canberra annual equivalent of Fashion Week, have just released their dates for 2017, so It's time to mark the three evenings in your new diary THURSDAY 28TH SEP, FRIDAY 29TH SEP & SATURDAY 30TH SEP.

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YOUNG CANBERRANS BUSINESS TO WATCH

YOUNG CANBERRANS BUSINESS TO WATCH

Riley Tanton has just graduated from Canberra Grammar but he has no time to hang out this summer the 18-year-old is far too busy running his own successful business.

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Riley TantonWatch this Space!

Riley TantonWatch this Space!

Riley opened Millennial Watches just over a year ago. Never keen to sit on his laurels, he's worked on a small range of watches for Nomiko Kids, the new kids fashion label that appeared on young models at Fashfest.

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