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Australia’s full fashion week schedule

The highly anticipated Mercedes Benz Australia Fashion Week (MBFWA) is coming up in a few weeks and IMG has released the schedule of the different shows that feature established brands, returning designers and those up and coming. The autumn / winter 2013-2014 collections will be shown from April 8-12, 2013 at Carriageworks in Sydney and you can read on after the break for the complete…

Kate Sylvester: the view from above

Kate Sylvester’s spring 2011 showing at Australian fashion week received a lot of post-show ho-hums simply because the staging had been so dark. Even from the front row the view of the clothing was often obscured in the swirling fog and darkness of the setting. It was catwalk as drama, and for that reason the best view was neither from the seats nor from the…

An equine affair

For over a hundred years commodities of the equine variety have been bought and sold at the Inglis Newmarket Complex. These days it’s also a function venue, and the site of Kate Sylvester’s spring 2011 Australian fashion week showing. It’s a fitting parallel: horses on parade, models on parade, and viewers in the stands making their picks on what’s the wisest, most lasting, purchase of…

Sock garters: women’s trend

As the female dandy trend continues to progress and evolve, new masculine elements are creeping into the mix. By no means (yet) a fully blown fashion trend for 2010 / 2011, there is an inkling of sock garters as a mico-trend reaching the outer edges fashion. If you’re an early adopter and want to beat the pack, read on; here’s our take on how to…

RAFW 2009/2010 Spring/Summer schedule

There’s schedule for Australian Fashion Week (RAFW) 2009/2010 is now out and we’re a little surprised that, despite the current economy, it’s still a reasonably full schedule. Red bulls to the ready, Fashionising.com shall be there and sleep won’t be forthcoming! See the schedule after the jump.

LMFF 2009: L’Oreal Paris Runway 4 show-coverage

With swishing high ponytails and bright red lips, models walked the runway for yet another Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) show, L’Oreal Paris Runway 4. Much of the clothing reflected the Autumn (Fall)/Winter 2009 trends from the International runways, from the bohemian, folk-inspired details at Nevenka and Obus, to the military trend at Lisa Ho.

Blanco Boutique Sale + Karen Walker Giveaway

If you haven’t been keeping an eye on our fashion newsletter, you might have missed the news that online store Blanco Boutique have a fabulous sale on at the moment, with covetable designer pieces up to 75% off! Labels stocked include White Suede, Ruby Smallbone, Maise, Kate Sylvester and more. We also have one utterly adorable Karen Walker necklace to give away, courtesy of our…