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Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

 

CAAFD DESIGNER COLLECTIVE SHOWCASES – Yufash

The Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers (CAAFD), brought some of the best rising and emerging designers from around the globe to the fashion capital of the world for a spectacularly received set of Spring/Summer 19 Collective Showcases. CAAFD, in collaboration with iFashion Network, presented this Collective Showcase at both the renowned Pier 59 venue as well as the world famous Industria venue. Estonian born designer Kadri Klampe showcased her Yufash brand. This collection featured extremely unique cuts and sheer materials, creating an entirely unique look. Yufash played with colours and designs throughout each piece, featuring almostRead More


CAAFD DESIGNER COLLECTIVE SHOWCASES – Helena Bajaj-Larsen

The Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers (CAAFD), brought some of the best rising and emerging designers from around the globe to the fashion capital of the world for a spectacularly received set of Spring/Summer 19 Collective Showcases. CAAFD, in collaboration with iFashion Network, presented this Collective Showcase at both the renowned Pier 59 venue as well as the world famous Industria venue. The designer for this showcase, Helena Bajaj-Larsen, featured striking colours that remained consistent through each design. Each piece featured unique designs, with no one inspiration. There were bits and piecesRead More


CAAFD DESIGNER COLLECTIVE SHOWCASES – Thunyatorn

The Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers (CAAFD), brought some of the best rising and emerging designers from around the globe to the fashion capital of the world for a spectacularly received set of Spring/Summer 19 Collective Showcases. CAAFD, in collaboration with iFashion Network, presented this Collective Showcase at both the renowned Pier 59 venue as well as the world famous Industria venue. The showcase was also a debut for the Thai designer Thunyatorn. Much like Ayni’s collection that showcased heritage and tradition, Thunyatorn also made genius use of her Thai heritage in herRead More


CAAFD DESIGNER COLLECTIVE SHOWCASES: Ayni

The Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers (CAAFD), brought some of the best rising and emerging designers from around the globe to the fashion capital of the world for a spectacularly received set of Spring/Summer 19 Collective Showcases. CAAFD, in collaboration with iFashion Network, presented this Collective Showcase at both the renowned Pier 59 venue as well as the world famous Industria venue. Next came designer duo Ayni’s debut CAAFD sponsored showcase. Ayni’s dedication to ancient traditions with modern sensibilities and environmentally sustainable practices left the audience in awe with the sheer beauty of their pieces. FeaturingRead More


CAAFD DESIGNER COLLECTIVE SHOWCASES: Zabetta Couture

The Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers (CAAFD), brought some of the best rising and emerging designers from around the globe to the fashion capital of the world for a spectacularly received set of Spring/Summer 19 Collective Showcases. CAAFD, in collaboration with iFashion Network, presented this Collective Showcase at both the renowned Pier 59 venue as well as the world famous Industria venue. Zabetta Couture made an appearance with designer Ruth Zabetta. It was her second appearance at a CAAFD sponsored showcase. Zabetta Couture showcased the same drive and passion as the previous season’s showcase, and once againRead More


Charmaine Bingwa wins 10th Annual Heath Ledger Scholarship

After a record number of entries, Charmaine Bingwa has become the 10th winner of the coveted annual Heath Ledger Scholarship, Australians in Film (AiF) announced at an event presented by Bird in Hand winery at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, USA. Founded five months after Heath passed, the scholarship is awarded to an actor who exhibits distinctive and unique potential. Known for his incredible support of fellow actors seeking to make it big, the scholarship carries on Heath’s legacy by offering invaluable assistance for a young and emerging Australian actor toRead More


Seabourn to Return to Alaska and British Columbia for Summer 2019

The 2018 Alaska and British Columbia travel season is coming to an end, but it’s not too early to start contemplating a trip to experience the best of “The Great Land” in 2019. Seabourn, the world’s finest ultra-luxury cruise line, will be taking your clients to see the vast wilderness as it winds its way through the region again next summer. Inspired by the success of the past two seasons and in response to high guest demand, Seabourn has curated an enriching and altogether exciting line up of 11-, 12- andRead More


Maker&Son joins Australian homewares market

Maker&Son is thrilled to announce its arrival into the Australian marketplace and has plans to shake-up the Australian retail industry. It is a disruptive digital brand selling luxury furniture online made entirely from natural materials, completely changing the way people buy luxury furniture globally. The brand launched in January 2018 by Instagram and had immediate sales enquiries around the world, sales were so strong within Australia that the brand signed an agreement with a local manufacturer within two months. Founded by Father and step-son duo, Alex Willcock and Felix Conran together boast someRead More


Ultra Australia to join Flemington Birdcage at Melbourne Cup Carnival

The entertainment stakes continue to rise for the 2018 Melbourne Cup Carnival, with one of the world’s biggest dance music festival brands, Ultra Australia, to join Flemington’s iconic Birdcage Enclosure. The Ultra Australia marquee will feature on the front row of the Birdcage on both AAMI Victoria Derby Day, Saturday 3 November and Seppelt Wines Stakes Day, Saturday 10 November. Victoria Racing Club (VRC) Chief Executive Officer Neil Wilson said the Club was pleased to welcome Ultra Australia to its impressive stable of invitation-only marquees. “This is the first time aRead More


Movie Trailer – Captain Marvel

Set in the 1990s, Marvel Studios’ “Captain Marvel” is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe that follows the journey of Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes. While a galactic war between two alien races reaches Earth, Danvers finds herself and a small cadre of allies at the centre of the maelstrom. The film stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Rune Temte, Algenis Perez Soto,Read More