fashion

fashion February 23, 2019

The legacy of Karl Lagerfeld

During the ’90s there was barely a glossy magazine that didn’t feature Karl Lagerfeld draped in supermodels. His death this week offers a chance to reflect on the fashion powerhouse’s influence on design, style and feminine sophistication.

fashion July 21, 2018

Online boutique Wardrobe.NYC

With one eye on fashion and the other on reducing the industry’s culture of excess, Wardrobe.NYC offers a one-stop shopping experience.

fashion May 12, 2018

Meaning in fashion

Bringing discussions of identity, representation and appropriation into fashion studies, Kimberly Jenkins says designers need to better understand customers’ interest in the meaning of their clothes.

fashion March 17, 2018

Australian-Ghanaian label Yevu

Anna Robertson’s Yevu label, based in Ghana, resists the pressure to upscale production of its wax print garments in favour of a sustainable business.

fashion February 10, 2018

Rye and Camp Cove Swim

Swimwear labels Rye and Camp Cove Swim are taking their memories of Australian beachside holidays to the world, adding modern techniques to nostalgic design.

fashion December 17, 2016

Jewellers Sarah & Sebastian

Sarah & Sebastian’s exceptionally delicate pieces of gold and silver jewellery combine handmade artistry with commercial fabrication techniques.

fashion September 17, 2016

Spell and the Gypsy Collective

An escape from city pressures to Byron Bay provided the inspiration – and the perfect picturesque backdrop – for a savvy label deemed Australian Business of the Year.

fashion July 9, 2016

Hawaiian style with Double Rainbouu

Double Rainbouu’s rapid success has come from collections built around their foundation garment – a contemporary Hawaiian shirt.

fashion June 11, 2016

Alpha 60 design for MONA

Sibling-run label Alpha 60 design uniforms for Tasmania’s MONA and look to international expansion.

fashion April 30, 2016

Ermenegildo Zegna and Achill farm

The New South Wales sheep farm that has entered an innovative partnership with Italian luxury brand Ermenegildo Zegna.

fashion April 2, 2016

Gorman’s Geology collection

Gorman’s Autumn collection is a collaboration with resin jewellery designer Elke Kramer.