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Collective Threads

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Above: designs by X-Press Fashion Graduate Award winner Celene Bridge.

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Awesome neck to knee swimsuit by Angela Bollam, co winner of X-Press Fashion Graduate Award.

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Sarah Chout looking stunning in a design by Sally Wilson

Last night I had the pleasure of attending one of the slickest and best presented student grad shows I’ve ever seen – Curtin University’s Collective Threads. Organisers kicked the traditional runway format to the kurb, opting rather for a really cool, reflective runway surface in a large square shape. Everything about this show was perfect – the lighting, the choreography and especially the designs.  The show was nothing short of inspiring and I think I’ve found my new muse in Celene Bridge! During the show there were times when you simply forgot this was a student presentation – it felt like a high fashion parade! Ah-may-zing! Congratulations to all involved for a stellar job!

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Textural frock by Michelle Cox

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Trio wearing creations by Mia Cramer

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Above and below: jaw droppingly beautiful garments by Paye Lin

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Knitted perfection by Kirsten Masgai

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Hair today, gone tomorrow by Tayla Banquer

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Duo wearing Elsie Wai Han Wong

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Lacy lady by Po Yan (Joy) Lai

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Amazing print and textile manipulation work by Jennifer Nebel

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Ethereal creations by Emma Constable

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Trio wearing Ayesha Parsons

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Hannah T looking awesome in a design by Candice Tranchita


4 Comments to Collective Threads

  1. December 2, 2010 at 12:57 pm

    Very cool concepts!

    http://www.thestylescaper.com


  2. Mia's Gravatar Mia
    December 9, 2010 at 6:23 pm

    Hi I’m one of the designers from the Curtin Fashion Parade- Collective Threads and you have the best photo I have seen of my garments!! I would love to get some more off you if you have any. Thanks heaps
    Mia


  3. December 11, 2010 at 5:50 pm

    How good originality! I love them. It is very fashionable.


  4. Shanda Leer's Gravatar Shanda Leer
    December 14, 2010 at 10:15 pm

    Do you happen to know where the stockings are from in picture two?


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