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Couture Culture

Couture Culture

Featuring Adelaide's best couture and bridal designers, Saturday's couture culture show featured rich embellishments, unique fabrications - and a few surprises, says Lauren Zwaans.
Sally Phillips SS15/16

Sally Phillips SS15/16

In a show styled by Nicole Bonython-Hines, Adelaide stalwart Sally Phillips revealed an accessible collection featuring directional prints complete with tribal-inspired accessories, writes Lauren Zwaans.
Q&A: ATLAS the label

Q&A: ATLAS the label

Meet the last of our finalists in the Premier's Design Award: Sophia McMahon of ATLAS the label. McMahon talks about her ready-to-wear label, her designer favourites including Kym Ellery and Dion Lee, and why she thinks South Australia has a bright future for young designers.
Q&A: Edmund Jago

Q&A: Edmund Jago

With a love of storytelling, young designer Paula Jago is a finalist in the inaugural Premier's Design Award. She talks about her dream pairing with leading Adelaide designer Paul Vasileff of Paolo Sebastian, her label Edmund Jago and her plan to create bespoke eveningwear.
Q&A: Shiva Novinfar

Q&A: Shiva Novinfar

Being paired with design genius Chris Kontos is a dream come true for young designer Shiva Novinfar. A finalist in the Premier's Design Award, she chats with editor Lauren Zwaans about her self-titled label, plans for a global brand and her hope to one day dress Rihanna.
Q&A: Jaye Designs

Q&A: Jaye Designs

Her unique and colourful approach to street wear makes mentor Tiff Manuell the perfect fit for Jaye Designs' designer, Niki Stankovic. Lauren Zwaans chats with the AFF Premier's Design Award finalist about her graduate collection 'Inaudible' and plans for her label.
Q&A: Millicent Elizabeth

Q&A: Millicent Elizabeth

Millicent Elizabeth designer Tiffany Stuckey is a finalist in the inaugural Premier's Design Award. Editor Lauren Zwaans chats with the designer about working with Phillips, her design aesthetic and plans for her label.
TY-LR Unveils 'Metropolis'

TY-LR Unveils ‘Metropolis’

For designer Chris Kontos, TY-LR is the culmination of years of experience in the Australian fashion industry. The designer debuted his collection at a VIP launch at Sean's Kitchen on Monday night to much acclaim, writes editor Lauren Zwaans.
Five Things You May Not Know About AFF 2015

Five Things You May Not Know About AFF 2015

Last night saw the much-anticipated arrival of Metropolis - the debut TY-LR collection from designer Chris Kontos - as part of the Adelaide Fashion Festival's launch event. Editor Lauren Zwaans shares five things you may not know about this year's event program.
AFF: Boutique

AFF: Boutique

South Australia's boutique retailers had their moment to shine on Friday night, at the Adelaide Fashion Festival 'Boutique' event, says fashion blogger Emma Hosking.
Finesse Lingerie Show

Finesse Lingerie Show

It's South Australia's answer to the Victoria's secret show when Finesse Models Australia deliver their annual runway show during the Adelaide Fashion Festival. Fashion writer Jaki Woods tells why this year's parade was an especially angelic affair.
AFF: Fast Fashion Uncovered

AFF: Fast Fashion Uncovered

Earlier this week the Myer Centre Adelaide presented Fast Fashion Uncovered: a night celebrating its high street brands. Fashion blogger Hannah Materne filed this report post-show.