Posts tagged "australian fashion"
[INTERVIEW] ADELAIDE DESIGNER JORDAN BISHOP DISCUSSES CLOSET MOD AND COLLABORATIONS

[INTERVIEW] ADELAIDE DESIGNER JORDAN BISHOP DISCUSSES CLOSET MOD AND COLLABORATIONS

There’s nothing like A-line skirts and shift dresses in block colours and retro patterns to take you back—I mean way back to the ’60s and ’70s. Adelaide label Closet Mod is doing just that, bringing a touch of groovy to any outfit. Closet Mod is the love child of Jordan Bishop, whose passion for Mod culture...
[FASHION EDITORIAL] SPRING DAZE

[FASHION EDITORIAL] SPRING DAZE

Hannah wears Leonard St ‘Lurex Tee’ | Leonard St ‘Farrah Jumpsuit’ Hannah wears Leonard St ‘Cat Collar Shirt’ | Leonard St ‘Huckleberry Finn Dungarees’ | Gorman ‘Sandstorm Flatform’ Hannah wears Leonard St ‘Lattice Knit Tee’ | Leonard St ‘Monolith Sparkle Dress’ | S. Rush ‘Tiger Lily Shoulder Bag’ Hair and Makeup: Brooke Kastelyn Styling: Susannah Ioannou Model:...
[INTERVIEW] PASSION, ENTHUSIASM, ARDOR: PETER MOT SHARES THE STORY OF ARDOR APPAREL’S CREATION

[INTERVIEW] PASSION, ENTHUSIASM, ARDOR: PETER MOT SHARES THE STORY OF ARDOR APPAREL’S CREATION

Ardor Apparel was born from the desire to design lifestyle wear inspired by those who are passionate and enthusiastic about their lifestyle. Focusing on skate, surf and snow culture, their apparel is produced to the highest quality; every Ardor Apparel garment is hand-printed locally in Brisbane, ensuring all their apparel is made with the utmost...
BEHIND THE LEATHER: FELICITY COONEY

BEHIND THE LEATHER: FELICITY COONEY

Felicity Cooney brings the age-old technique of leather crafting alive to create sustainable sandals and bags. The namesake label designs leather pieces, sourced from a local Brisbane tannery. Felicity discovered her passion for leather crafting through her studies at New York’s prestigious design school, Parsons. Each design is carefully handcrafted and perfected in her Sunshine...
FASHION EDITORIAL: WE'RE ALL MAD HERE

FASHION EDITORIAL: WE’RE ALL MAD HERE

Dulcie wears Hunter Peaceful Tee | Hunter Romantics Skirt | Her own socks | Gorman Greta Clog Gorman Frill Neck Jumper | Hunter Ariel Dress Hunter Ariel Dress | Dulcie’s own socks | Gorman Mirage Heel Hunter Moon Camisole | Gorman Aeroplane Pant | Dulcie’s own socks | Gorman Greta Clog Model: Dulcie – Finesse...
FASHION EDITORIAL: A STRANGER IN MY HOMELAND

FASHION EDITORIAL: A STRANGER IN MY HOMELAND

Hair and Makeup: Honey Beauty Styling: Emily May and Sally Ann Model: Diana Lo Photos: Emily May and Sally Ann
A WALK DOWN LEONARD ST

A WALK DOWN LEONARD ST

Born in 2004 and inspired by a vibrant street in east London, Leonard St is the brainchild (amidst her real children) of Amanda McCarthy. She worked in retail, buying, visual merchandising, film wardrobe departments and styling, before trying her own hand at design and finally launching her own label. Her colourful, handmade designs come to...
FASHION: PERTH'S FLAKE GOODS APPAREL IS A STREET WEAR LABEL WORTH WATCHING.

FASHION: PERTH’S FLAKE GOODS APPAREL IS A STREET WEAR LABEL WORTH WATCHING.

Not only are they one of the few apparel brands to cater for both men and women, Flake Goods Apparel have also produced one of the most diverse street wear lines in existence. With a range of styles and colours on offer it is no surprise they are gaining momentum. Based in Perth, the boys...
FASHION: LUSTING OVER LASSKAA

FASHION: LUSTING OVER LASSKAA

Until recently, bike shorts weren’t exactly on my list of fashionable must-haves. When I met Georgina Solomon (pictured at top) at the opening of her LASSKAA concept store my opinion was quickly changed by her quirky and funky take on the questionable trend. LASSKAA is a local Adelaide label with unique yet wearable designs to...
FASHION EDITORIAL: STRIPPED BACK

FASHION EDITORIAL: STRIPPED BACK

HER Apparel bralettes | Tops, bottoms and accessories from SWOP and stylist’s own wardrobe Hair: Ida Matilda Bogren Makeup: Ruby Van Leuven – RVL Makeup Styling: Krish Barton Model: Sonali Weragoda Photos: Angela Brushe – Angela Brushe Photography
FASHION: FOOLSANDTROLLS

FASHION: FOOLSANDTROLLS

Created by Visual Arts graduate, David Court, foolsandtrolls is an Adelaide based clothing label with a focus on art and design. All designs are created and screen printed by hand with environmentally friendly water based inks and certified by Ethical Clothing Australia. Their tees are a custom fit and ethically manufactured here in Adelaide, Australia…meaning...
FASHION: GALA APPAREL

FASHION: GALA APPAREL

“There are some days when I think I’m going to die from an overdose of satisfaction” – Salvador Dali Surrealism is the movement in art and literature, which aimed to release the imaginative capacity of the unconscious mind through the contrast of images. Inspired by surrealist movement leader and painter Salvador Dali, Western Australia based...