shows on the agenda in my opinion. Students don't have the same constrictions as established designers who must consider things such as saleability and manufacturing.
Broken into five different categories - Women's RTW, Men's RTW, Eco Design, Contemporary Eveningwear and Costume Design. Combining the refinement of a fashion show with the excitement of a Football match (a winner is chosen in each category and then an overall winning design) - what more could you want on a Saturday night?
and the winner...
WAAPA student Melanie Nicholls won overall with her Women's Ready-to-Wear design, worn by Sarah Tilleke and reminiscent of a Dion Lee creation.
However fashion student Natalie Rolt also definitely deserves an honourable mention for her eveningwear look, worn by Narcisa Music, and loved by all...
runway images by Shirin Carter,