Your complete guide to upcoming QLD fashion events

We’re excited to announce that there’s an abundance of exhilarating fashion events taking place across Brisbane and the Gold Coast in the very near future.

Keep in the loop and clear your diaries, because you will not want to miss out on these incredible fashion occasions.


Ekka Natural Fibres Fashion Parade celebrates milestone

We’re excited to announce that there’s an abundance of exhilarating fashion events taking place across Brisbane and the Gold Coast in the very near future. Keep in the loop and clear your diaries, because you will not want to miss out on these incredible fashion occasions.

It’s that time of year when we all await the Royal Queensland Show (Ekka). Not only do we love the excuse to unleash our inner child with the rides, but we always look forward to the Natural Fibres Fashion Parades.

Crowned Australia’s longest-running free fashion Parade, 2016 marks its 25th year of being directed by Lindsay Bennett. In celebration of this milestone, the Natural Fibres Fashion Parade is set to be one of its most captivating yet.

At the beginning of each show, a stunning retrospective will play in tribute to the events history and the renowned designers who have been featured. In addition, twelve of Queensland’s premium designers will be showcasing their previous designs that have graced the Natural Fibres runway, including Sacha Drake, Tengdahl and Maiocchi.

Lindsey Bennet has stated that he’s incredibly excited to be working with the Ekka for another year.

“Materials from the Sunshine State’s farms are presented in their most beautiful form, expertly spun into couture and ready-to-wear fashion. It’s fantastic to see local industries supported and promoted before such a significant audience at Queensland’s biggest annual event,” said Mr. Bennet.

This year's parade will featuring local, natural materials and collections by White Label Noba and George Wu, just to name a few of the designers who will grace the runway. We can guarantee that it will be a parade to remember.

For more information, visit www.ekka.com.au.

What: Natural Fibres Fashion Parade.
When: At 12.30pm, 1.30pm and 2.30pm throughout the Ekka. (Friday the 5th of August to Sunday the 14th of August).
Where: Entertainment and Fashion Precinct, upper level, Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane Showgrounds.
Tickets: Free.

Vogue Fair announced in celebration of the newly developed Pacific Fair

We’re excited to announce that there’s an abundance of exhilarating fashion events taking place across Brisbane and the Gold Coast in the very near future. Keep in the loop and clear your diaries, because you will not want to miss out on these incredible fashion occasions.

From its recent $670 million expansion, to the exciting announcement that the first Queensland Sephora store will grace the centre, Pacific Fair Gold Coast has definitely been stepping up their shopping game. Now, they've partnered with Vogue Australia to create a mind-blowing event.

In celebration of the precincts makeover and inclusion of its international high-end stores, luxury brands and Australia’s own leading retailers; Vogue Australia is partnering with Pacific Fair to offer attendees an exclusive shopping occasion.

Including pop-up events, special offers and (of course) champagne, this is one fashion affair that you can’t miss out on!

For more information, visit www.vogue.com.au.

What: Vogue Fair.
Where: Pacific Fair Shopping Centre.
When: Thursday the 8th of September, 2016.
Tickets: Visit the offoical Vogue Australia website.

Brisbane Fashion Weekend tickets are officially on sale

We’re excited to announce that there’s an abundance of exhilarating fashion events taking place across Brisbane and the Gold Coast in the very near future. Keep in the loop and clear your diaries, because you will not want to miss out on these incredible fashion occasions.

If you haven’t heard of Brisbane Fashion Weekend, all we have to say is where have you been? The first of its kind, the fashion event will overtake the city for one weekend only in October.

Fusing the seamless relationship of fashion and shopping, the occasion will provide attendees with the unique opportunity to view incredible designs at a runway; discounted Pop-Up Precinct, and also hear insider advice from industry experts (including Fashion Weekly). What’s more, the event will feature over 40 of Australia’s renowned designers and upcoming labels.

If it doesn’t already sound incredible, the unmissable Pamper Room and Champagne Lounge will defiantly grab your attention. If there’s one thing us fashion women love more than style, it’s beauty and bubbly!
For your designs to be featured in the pop-up boutique, apply now.

For more information, visit www.brisbanefashionweekend.com.au.

What: Brisbane Fashion Weekend.
When: Saturday the 22nd of October to Sunday the 23rd of October.
Where: Royal International Convention Centre, Bowen Hills, Brisbane.
Tickets: Start at $25 for entry to Pop-Up Precinct only (goes up to $65 for Platinum ticket).