Los Angeles Fashion Week
Developed in partnership with Los Angeles Fashion Week, the Australian Fashion Showcase will feature established and emerging Australian designers to LA’s fashion influencers in October. The Australian event will include a runway spotlight on select designers followed by a VIP reception featuring Australian fashion, music, food and wine. Guests will include representatives from the world’s largest fashion houses, buyers, designers, retailers, bloggers and traditional media.
Australian Runway Participants:
1. Emma Mulholland: Emma Mulholland is an up and coming designer known for her edgy street wear that was inspired by the designer’s time in Bali. Her designs have been worn by celebrities such as Kanye West, Azealia Banks, Grimes, MIA, and Kimbra.
2. Zhivago: The label is co-designed by Lara Kovacevich and Lydia Tsvetnenko and was launched in 2012 at the Perth Fashion Festival. The designs are ready-to-wear, separates, and red carpet gowns. Celebrities such as Katy Perry, Giuliana Rancic, Jennifer Hawkins, Dannii Minogue, Samantha Jade, Jesinta Campbell, Kendal and Kylie Jenner, and Nicole Trunfio have worn their designs.
Reception Vignettes by Johanna Johnson:
The Australian fashion showcase after-party will feature a duet of ‘vignettes’ by Australian designer Johanna Johnson. The ‘vignette’ will be a static display of three models, dramatically lit in order to feature the garments. Two vignettes for the evening and three models per vignette offer a total of six ‘looks’ to be featured, located inside of the reception venue. Vignettes will be introduced by MC Kathryn Eisman and designer Johanna Johnson.
Fashion designers, fashion buyers, retail industry, Media & Fashion bloggers, hospitality and food & wine Industry representatives.