WIN: Grace & Favour goodies

The very generous team behind Australian label Grace & Favour have a special treat in store for Dropstitch readers, with four very fashionable items from their latest collection up for grabs. Chic, simple and easy to wear, Grace & Favour collections are incredibly versatile – suiting a broad range of figures (plus size included), which [...]

By | August 9th, 2011|dropstitch, Uncategorised|18 Comments

The Beaux Arts Ball

A celebration of music, art, fashion and all round fun, The Beaux Arts Ball took over the Perth Town Hall last night, transporting those inside back to the roaring 1920s.  While jazz bands and opera singers took center stage, 50 living works of art entertained guests, wearing everything from origami headpieces to balloon dresses and feather covered [...]

By | August 7th, 2011|dropstitch, Uncategorised|1 Comment

Swamp Stomp

Luke scouting for possible hazards in the suburban swamp Ali and Jasmine struggling against the elements! I love a good location shoot. Sure there are challenges - rain, wind, mud and mossies (to name a few); but it's fun being in the great outdoors and creating glamour in an unglamorous setting... which in this weekend's [...]

By | August 1st, 2011|dropstitch, Uncategorised|4 Comments

StyleAid Student Designer Showcase

Design by Cynthia Chong Design by Tegan Chant Design by Trish Holst Second only to the Perth Fashion Festival, StyleAid is one of the biggest and best fashion events on the WA social calendar. A fundraiser for the WA AIDS Council, StyleAid celebrates expressions of creativity and diversity, with collection presentations from established and emerging [...]

By | July 22nd, 2011|dropstitch, Uncategorised|2 Comments

Nom*D @ Fashion Talks

Margi Robertson of Nom*D Every year the lovely team at the Fremantle Arts Centre invites fashion fans to go behind-the-seams with Fashion Talks, a series of live interviews with some top notch Australian and New Zealand designers. The 2011 Fashion Talks season kicked off last night with a discussion with Margi Robertson of Nom*D, a [...]

By | July 21st, 2011|dropstitch, Uncategorised|0 Comments