It would have been lovely to have seen this as a full range. Michael Ng/New Zealand Fashion Week Christchurch Earthquake Appeal The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal show gave Christchurch designers the hope of raising awareness for their city's continued need for assistance. Michael...

Ingrid Starnes Michael Ng/New Zealand Fashion Week Ingrid Starnes' Arcadia show delved back into the 1940s but twisted the styles to create a younger, trendier feel. The collection was partly inspired by the impossible romance of memory. With a backdrop designed by good friend Xanthe...

September 5, 2011 After a jam-packed week and with New Zealand Fashion Week 2011 nearing to a close, World put on a highly anticipated extravaganza to top it all off. As expected of World, it was not your usual run-of-the-mill catwalk show, which opened with three fabulous gold...

They're not quite the famous BMW Art Cars, but they come close: four of the New Gen design labels at New Zealand Fashion Week have created their own BMW X1 vehicles, using inspiration from their collections to decorate the SUVs. Dmonic Intent, Silence Was, Daniel K and Arielle Mermin worked...

After a hiatus to have her second child, designer Cybèle Wiren's return to New Zealand Fashion Week was very welcome. Her collection, Nocturne, was inspired by the witching hour. Dark, elegant romance was on offer, and a heavy dose of it at that: black dominated the collection of draped and...

Whiri Michael Ng/New Zealand Fashion Week Whiri's Crossing Generations collection intertwined traditional linear patterns from Māori art and culture with modern textile prints, a combination which lead to a very cohesive range. The colour palette of earthy red, brown, grey and black was...

Photo: Katherine Lowe Murray Crane, who's a cynical kind of guy, wrote a list of things that would invariably occur during this year's New Zealand Fashion Week. One thing he mentioned was that there would be the usual plus-size/too-skinny/underage model debacle. Proving him right, last night...

and the Designer Selection Show (DSS) is one of the most exciting and entertaining fashion shows of the week. Tickets to this once-a-year event are open for booking to the public and this year promises not to disappoint. The Viaduct Events Centre has taken stage as the glamorous new home of...

Matthew Beveridge/Matthew Beveridge Photography Above Stolen Girlfriends' Club's apocalyptic-themed show took place in an underground car park, with fashion editor Sopheak Seng calling the label's Dead End collection 'to date, one of the label's best'. Day three of New Zealand Fashion Week...

Absolut Vodka has, throughout the years, partnered with leading names in the fashion industry to create a variety of unique works of art. This year at the New Zealand Fashion Week 2011 will be no different as the company has announced its continuing support of the event as well as of three...

 

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