MFWPlus celebrates design, discourse and body positivity at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week

Melbourne Fashion Week Plus (MFWPlus) is a celebration of plus size culture, focusing on design, discourse and body positivity. Promoting … Continue Reading

2016 Melbourne Spring Fashion Week Curated program highlight: FreeKÀ Runway

After the success of last year’s event, the multicultural FreekÁ Runway returns in 2016 as part of the Melbourne Spring Fashion … Continue Reading

Art and philosophy: ERIK-YVON and TWOFOLD debut collaborative collection at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week

ERIK-YVON and TWOFOLD have combined art and philosophy to create a new collection entitled ‘GANG-GANG’, a gender-neutral clothing line complimented … Continue Reading

Explore the temperature of fashion at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week

From a lively panel discussion to inspiring workshops, Kangan Institute has plenty in store for fashionistas and industry alike at … Continue Reading

Kangan Institute students set to ‘rock fashion’ at MSFW Ecothreads sustainable runway

Kangan Institute’s collaboration with Australian Red Cross will see Melbourne all-girl band Stonefield perform in a range of upcycled, recycled … Continue Reading

FIRST LOOK: The exclusive premiere of Sophia Martin’s ‘Intelligence of Touch’ film

Designer Sophia Martin’s background reads like every fashionista’s dream; interning for the likes of Lover, Mary Katrantzou and The Row, … Continue Reading

Never dull, always fresh, made in Melbourne: PANT ACTIVE delivers function and fashion

“Never dull. Always fresh. Made in Melbourne.”This is how designers Brenton and Deborah Loh describe their activewear label PANT ACTIVE, … Continue Reading

Forest arrives at The Dress Collective: The latest collection from Harriet Doran

Harriet Doran’s latest collection FOREST reflects the soft and sleepy eerie feels of a winter forest deep in hibernation. Inspired … Continue Reading

Soxy Beast sock subscription: Give a gift that keeps giving this Mother’s Day

Flowers, candles and pampering treats are always nice for Mother’s Day, but if you’re looking for something different this year, … Continue Reading

VINCENT LI’s latest collection The Left Ear arrives at The Dress Collective

VINCENT LI is a Melbourne label well known for its bold, daring and unusual silhouettes, some of which are masculine … Continue Reading

A connection of culture, history and land: The 2016 VAMFF Global Indigenous Runway delivers traditional fashion

Of all the VAMFF events this year, I was inspired most by the Global Indigenous Runway on Tuesday 8th March … Continue Reading

The Dress Collective Runway: Delivering Australian fashion to the VAMFF Offsite Runway Series

In-the-loop Melbournians and the trendiest of fashion fans from interstate coveted the limited amount of tickets available to the recent … Continue Reading

Yeah baby, yeah: Gold Coast duo Nine Lives Bazaar bring back the seventies

Repurposing, reusing and recycling is the key when it comes to sustainable fashion, and the vintage era is something I … Continue Reading

The Dress Collective’s Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival Offsite Runway Series event sells out in 20 days

It’s no secret that Melbourne is the epicenter of fashion in Australia, but it certainly came as a surprise to … Continue Reading