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INTERVIEW: BOWIE WONG

One of the highlight shows at 2012 MBFWA, Bowie Wong's couture runway showcased his unique approach to design. Combining his overseas experience with his work in top-class musicals Bowie has create a stunning...
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MBFWA 2012: CARL KAPP

Inspired by the erotically charged images of Amazonian women by photographer Helmut Newton, Carl Kapp’s Spring/Summer 2012/13 collection entitled ‘Collision’ was a stunning display of the tailoring Kapp...
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MBFWA 2012: AKIRA

Akira presented a stunning collection of dresses and gowns perfectly demonstrating the masterful skill which has made him one of Australia’s most successful designers.   Dividing his installation...
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MBFWA 2012: JENNY KEE

Australian Fashion icon Jenny Kee presented a collection of new work, archival pieces and re-issues, entitled “The Art of the Scarf 1980 - 2012”, which celebrated her career which has spanned more than 30...
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MBFWA 2012: LISA HO

Lisa Ho’s S/S 2013 collection is a perfect example of how you can be understated and simple as well as a complete showstopper. Lisa Ho presented a range of pieces that has been inspired by the theatricality...
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MBFWA 2012: OROTON

Luxury handbag and accessories label Oroton presented its first ever apparel collection at MBFWA 2012. Featuring a similar colour palette to past Oroton ranges, the new ready-to-wear range is an answer to...
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MBFWA 2012: BY JOHNNY

Classic shapes and bold lines teamed with simplistic prints dominated the By Johnny runway this afternoon at MBFWA. Shift dresses and peplums were a key highlight with a matte satin trend also making a strong...
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MBFWA 2012: TALULAH

Pastels and prints were the order of the day at Talulah. The show was opened by Nicole Warne from Gary Pepper Vintage in a floral shirt and pants combo.   Baseball caps were paired with floaty...
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MBFWA 2012: MATICEVSKI

With one of the most anticipated shows of MBFWA, Toni Maticevski’s ready-to-wear collection, did not disappoint.  The sultry voice of Lana Del Rey set a haunting tone for the show. Models walked the runway...
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MBFWA 2012: GINGER & SMART

Ginger & Smart celebrated their 10th birthday in style with a colourful display in their MBFWA runway show held in David Jones in Sydney’s city centre. Models walked the runway with brightly coloured...
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MBFWA 2012: CAMILLA

Camilla’s Spring/Summer 2013 collection was a bright and eclectic welcome to what promises to be a very neon summer. Camilla - generally a fan of colour, mixes in neon to create some of the most vivid prints...
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MBFWA 2012: BOWIE

A couture highlight of the week, there was much anticipation for the Bowie show to end Day 2 at MBFWA 2012. A thunderstorm opened the runway followed by chorus of birds - beauty after the storm. Models...
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MBFWA 2012: WHITNEY EVE

The buzz surrounding this show has been like no other during day one - celebrity appeal goes a long way. Whitney Port from TV shows The Hills and The City presents two fantastic lines, Whitney Eve and her...
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THE RED CARPET PROJECT

Couturing caught up with designer Georgia McCorkill, founder of The Red Carpet Project which is an initiative designed to promote fashion and sustainability. The Red Carpet Project is designed to promote...
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LMFF 2012: MIMCO RUNWAY

Mimco has a knack for presenting amazing shows season after season with a completely different result -last seasons foray into colour blocking and bold prints is confidently juxtaposed in the Mimco A/W 2012...
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LMFF 2012: CULTURAL PROGRAM LAUNCH

This year’s LMFF Cultural Program really proves that fashion isn’t just about runway shows. With a program full of amazing activities from fashion movies at ACMI, to a live fashion chat show hosted by...
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LMFF 2012: NO HOME

No Home 12 showcases the talents of some of Australia’s most exciting designers and filmmakers. Showing at ACMI during this years LMFF, No Home strives to further express and explain an artists’ creative...
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LMFF 2012: MALE MODEL CASTING

With LMFF just around the corner, casting was held for male models at The GPT Group's Link Bridge 'Kitchen Garden in Melbourne Central. Couturing was there to check out some of the talent. Tickets are...
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LMFF 2012: Male Model Casting

With LMFF just around the corner, casting was held for male models at The GPT Group's Link Bridge 'Kitchen Garden in Melbourne Central. Couturing was there to check out some of the...
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LMFF 2012: PROGRAM

With L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival (LMFF) only a month away, this is your chance to be a part of the magic of fashion week. Unlike Australian Fashion Week which has an industry focus, LMFF encourages...
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MSFW 2012: MIMCO

During Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, one of the things I was most looking forward to was the Mimco Spring/Summer runway and then the after party and celebrations of their 15th birthday!  For now we will...