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All the excitement of the Lexus Melbourne Cup

Some were calling it the rain that stopped the nation, but despite the wet weather there was no stopping the biggest race of them all, The Lexus Melbourne Cup. The Plus Ones were invited down to experience racing’s biggest day with…

Beauty overload at Como Fashion Quarter

A fantasy of fashion, art, and social history appears in Como Fashion House at the National Trust of Victoria’s delightful South Yarra property, Como House and Garden. Four respected artists, stylists, and influencers make use of the site, the owning…

Art Talk: Mirka Mora X Gorman

Mirka Mora is a well-known French-born Australian visual artist who creates unique and colourful iconography. She contributed significantly to the development of contemporary art in Australia. Recently she contributed to the world of fashion with the ‘Gorman x Mirka Mora’ collaboration. In the Spring of 2016,…

VAMFF: Runway 7 with Grazia – Dedicated to the ‘It-Girl’

Welcome to Runway 7, presented by Grazia — the final runway for 2018’s Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival.  This one is dedicated to the ‘It-Girl’, so naturally, our audience tonight is dressed femininely and impeccably. Super pop with a perfect-for-ladies’-night-out vibe…

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VAMFF: GQ Australia Menswear Runway

Next up: GQ Australia Menswear Runway, presented by Asahi Super Dry. Entering the VAMFF grand archways of the Royal Exhibition Building, incoming: all of the who’s who of Melbourne males.  Designers, stylists, television peeps, sports peeps, cool peeps, and the hottest…

VAMFF: National Graduate Showcase

Friday night at Virgin Australia’s Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF), and our first runway for the night is the National Graduate Showcase presented by Target, supported by Fashion Journal. It’s a hand-picked selection of Australia’s top emerging design talent from across…

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VAMFF Grand Showcase: Ginger and Smart – A Stylistic Roller Coaster

It’s night number four at Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) and we are celebrating International Women’s Day. It’s Virgin Australia’s Grand Showcase presented by Marie Claire, showcasing Australia’s most successful designers: Ginger and Smart. Prior to the runway, we grab a…

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VAMFF: Runway 3 presented by Harper’s Bazaar

Day 3 of Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) and next up we have Runway 3 presented by Harper’s Bazaar, supported by L’Oreal Paris at Priceline Pharmacy. Walking into the Royal Exhibition Building, the mood already sets the tone of…

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VAMFF: Runway 1 presented by Vogue

Melbourne fashionistas have headed for the runway as Virgin Australia Fashion Festival (VAMFF) has begun. Held in the iconic Royal Melbourne Exhibition Building, we enter the monumental arch doorways into frills and frocks, influencers and bloggers, footballers’ wives, television personalities,…