DEVOI divulges the secrets behind its bright prints and bold designs

A colourful fusion of the two hemispheres occurred when UK-born designer Rhianne, and Australian lawyer Cheryl, came together in a … Continue Reading

Too much information with Melbourne made fashion label A.BCH

Courtney Holm always knew that she would work in fashion, it was simply a matter of time before she would … Continue Reading

Fashion Revolution Week highlight: Melbourne-made label FOOL

Rowena Doolan is one of our industry’s most valuable assets. She’s a fashion veteran, a visionary, a designer, owner and … Continue Reading

Feminist fashion label MOGA launches with ASOS

It’s been a big 12 months for Melbourne-made brand MOGA, and it’s not slowing down anytime soon. Despite only launching … Continue Reading

Fashion Equipped and the business side of fashion

New businesses are usually founded to address supply and demand, or to respond to a gap in the market, and … Continue Reading

Melbourne label Gun Shy dictates the future of fur in fashion

The luscious landscape of Fitzroy’s Edinburgh Gardens played host to a renegade runway last Friday, March 31st, for the launch … Continue Reading

Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival x The Fashion Advocate Runway

The Australian fashion industry is ever-evolving. Influenced by our vibrant multicultural history, our unique climate and our sense of independence, … Continue Reading

The Fashion Advocate ranks in at #17 in Australia’s Top 50 Influencer Awards

Donning local label FOOL from head to toe, I ranked in at #17 in Australia’s Top 50 Influencer Awards last night, amidst a … Continue Reading

Simplify your wardrobe with The Professional Stying Academy

Cindy Newstead grew up surrounded by fashion. From a young age, she was influenced by her mother to value a … Continue Reading

Fashion 101: Whitehouse Institute of Design rising star Luca Duyst

Tasmanian-born Luca Duyst is a star is on the rise. She may only be a young student at the Whitehouse … Continue Reading

Rhinestones, crystals, velvet and feathers: KOOZA captivates and charms

Rhinestones, crystals, lycra, velvet and feathers may sound like an afternoon of arts and crafts, but these are in fact … Continue Reading

VAMFF highlight: The Fashion Advocate Australian made runway

The Australian fashion industry is ever-evolving. Influenced by our vibrant multicultural history, our unique climate and our sense of independence, … Continue Reading