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Alabama Blonde’s Collection Du Mal Awakens the Dead

Last Saturday Melbourne designer Alabama Blonde presented her Collection Du Mal at Old Melbourne Gaol, an impressive show reminiscent of the goth vampire prom ball of your wildest dreams. In amongst the cells that previously housed Melbourne’s felons there was a sense of eeriness, of forgotten memories and wasted years. A nostalgic collection featured club-kid […]

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No Sesso x Bephie: The Next Revolution is Here

No better way to close out Black History Month than with a celebration of black excellence. The No Sesso x Bephie collaborative collection was an exciting blend of tribal silhouettes meets 60’s mod alien, proving that the next revolution was in fact, finally here. A colour palette of primarily khaki, monochrome and navy tones met […]

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Whitehouse Graduates: Experimental Streetwear Steals the Show

The graduating students from Whitehouse Institute of Design made their mark on the runway in Melbourne on Friday night. Backstage was buzzing as designers, make up and hair were finalizing touches before the show commenced as Whitehouse Institute’s creative director Lars Stoten announced some last minute changes. Trending that night were monochromatic ensembles, street inspired […]

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Namilia; Fuck Your Fairytales and Fantasies

The Namilia AW17 presentation was an epic mash up of fairytale and fantasy. The show opened with orchestral disney songs including iconic ‘Sleeping Beauty’ and ‘Mary Poppins’ tunes, and when a track that sporadically spat “I can get dick anytime I want” distorted and disrupted the traditional scene, you knew we were in for an […]

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Chromat: Serenity – Mother Earth Has Spoken

Chromat’s SS18 show Serenity, demonstrated the force of fashion when backed with an design focus of sustainability and ethos of female empowerment with its dynamic new collection. The show opened with a sense of transcendental peacefulness where projections of vast aerial shots explored arctic landscapes and ice rock formations.  Siren-like sounds washed over the gallery […]

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Berlin Alternative Fashion Week 2017 – An Overview

The weird, the wild, and the wacky came out to play at Berlin Alternative Fashion Week 2017; a feast of visual delights and hypnotic moments. A fashion week that is known to be unafraid in shying away from grotesque displays and controversy, we were overwhelmed with the creativity and ingenuity of the designers present. Bring on […]

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Katie Ann McGuigan Challenges the Consumerist Agenda

Fresh out of fashion school, Katie Ann McGuigan is living every young designer’s dream. Her work being selected out of hundreds of applicants for Fashion Scout’s Merit Award, gave her the opportunity to showcase her new collection on the London Fashion Week schedule. Not only is this a big deal, but an amazing opportunity to […]

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