Resort 2018

C/MEO Collective’s Head Designer Siham Elmawey Talks Style, Collaborations + MBFWA

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Australian Fashion Week may be over for another year, but last week C/MEO COLLECTIVE’s new collections, ‘Liminal’ and ‘Ornate’ reinforced why the Adelaide-based label is every fashion lover’s top choice when it comes to snagging “it” pieces. We’ve always been big fans of their playful, classy and feminine designs, and so it was very exciting to receive the opportunity to interview the label’s Head Designer, Siham Elmawey!
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Emerging Designers Showcased Their Designs in the Raffles International Showcase at MBFWA

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Since joining the official MBFWA program in 2011, the Raffles International Showcase has been widely recognised by the industry as one of the most anticipated and entertaining events on the Sydney emerging fashion calendar. This year at MBFWA, the designers featured were Rebecca Deasy, Melisa The, Carley Rose Wolski, Nath Vesaruttragool, Ashleigh Kwong, Letar Sangngern, and Wilson Nguyen.
All photos by Jess Brohier.

Michael Lo Sordo’s stunning ‘Acceidential Secrétaire’ Collection Swept Down The Runway at MBFWA

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Michael Lo Sordo takes great care in ensuring that each aspect of the Michael Lo Sordo label is in keeping with its sophisticated and luxurious designs. The ‘Acceidential Secrétaire’ collection he showcased at Australian Fashion Week this year saw stunning dresses and trenches walk down the runway in waves of red and black. Photos by Jess Brohier.

PAGEANT Gave Us ‘Tunnel Vision’ with Fresh and Fierce Designs at MBFWA

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Pageant made their MBFWA debut with an edgy collection featuring mesh, coloured denim and swimwear on the runway. Geometric sculptures by Melbourne artist Caleb Shea accented the space providing a colourful foil to the contemporary pieces in the collection. Mixing sportswear with streetwear and fragments of feminine pieces, their designs have already garnered worldwide attention. Have they grabbed yours? Check out our review.
All photos by Jess Brohier.

Couture Designer Steven Kahlil Showed MBFWA Why He’s One of the Best

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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia aka #MBFWA kicked off again on Sunday night and you know what that means! The 5 to 9 Life team will be there to capture as much action as we possibly can from the runway shows to the street style of those attending and much more.
Check out our review of one of Australia’s leading couture designers, Steven Khalil!
All photographs captured by Jess Brohier for The 5 to 9 Life.