With the Spring Racing Season just around the Corner, Stonnington City Council hosted their annual Spring Fashion Runway show. As always, the line-up featured some of Australia's most talented designers. Designers showing their Spring/Summer 2011/12 trends were Dhini, Alpha60, Alannah Hill, Gorman, Lisa Ho, Connie Simonetti, Craig Braybrook, Hemden, Stevie, John Cavill, Leon Edmiston, Lisa Barron, Mathieu Salem, From Luka, Medwin, Soho Workshop, T.L Wood and Tiffany Treloar.
Aimmey from Miss Aimmey Makeup and Hair
and the lovely April
Bags, hats, shoes and accessories were provided by Steve Madden, Alan Pinkus, Nude, Nine West, errie Stanley, Pater Jago, Paris Kyne, Spencer & Rutherford, Mimco, IMP jewllery, Catanach jewllery, Oroton and Novo.
This year writer Janice Breen Burns and designer Victoria Cascajo were recognised for their contribution to the fashion industry by being inducted into the Stonnington Fashion Hall of Fame. Each were interviewed by host Jan Jacklin as their work was displayed to the audience.
In order to recognise up-and-coming designers Breen Burns selected four talented Melbourne labels and presented their collection in the Emerging Designers Runway. Make sure you keep an eye on Kings of Carnaby, Livia Arena, Lui Hon and Pink Stitch who are the future of Australian fashion!
Thanks to the City of Stonnington for hosting such a fantastic and fashionable evening!
Check out the pictures from the event:
|Host Jan Jacklin interviewing writer Janice Breen Burns,|
Fashion Hall of Fame Inductee
|Janice Breen Burns and designer Victoria Cascajo being inducted|
into the Stonnington Fashion Hall of Fame
|The lovely Nick from Kings of Carnaby|
who featured in the 2011 Emerging Designers Showcase
and will also be on the runway at MSFW tonight!
|My amazing photographer Suzi!|
What I Wore Dress: Thurley
Necklace: Atta Krisna from Madam Virtue
Shoes: Tony Bianco Karissa Heels (also seen here)
Clutch: Made from old book