Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia will kick off its 2019 season on May 13, with five days of fashion shows, featuring the latest in resort collections from over 90 Australian designers, according to organisers.
A series of bespoke looks created by designers and artisans from Commonwealth countries were showcased at a reception at Buckingham Palace on Monday ahead of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting this April.
Former child refugee and designer Euphemia-Ann Sydney-Davies will present one of her creations next week at an event hosted by Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, at Buckingham Palace as part of London Fashion Week.
The 52 countries of the Commonwealth are launching a first-of-its-kind fashion initiative to boost sustainability, partnerships and trade across the group, with the long-term aim of also promoting female empowerment.
Eco-Age has launched a new project connecting designers and artisans from the Commonwealth’s 52 countries. The project will see designers collaborate on a series of looks which will be presented in London in February.
The Australian department store giants continue their fashion brand war, with David Jones poaching British label Self-Portrait from rival Myer, in a bid to expand its bridal range and improve its women's ready-to-wear.
Monumental by Karen Walker is comprised of five men's eyewear styles that are named after iconic male figures. The New Zealand-based designer sought out musician Connan Mockasin to launch the collection.