Another tear-jerking, weepy-eyed moment as per Maticevski’s 50 shades of affair with Ryan Storer’s silverware – Dion Lee delivered and upped the ante. Curating fluidity in the foundation of the collection on equal balances and going back to basics, the eponymous label that has been known to be a powerhouse to functional minimalism to womenswear … Continue Reading

And while I try to justify the awestruck moment I experienced, the beauty between the complementary juxtapose elements have brought a new meaning to my work and inspiration in editorial value. With curating a runway show that explains that street-luxury is not indifferent to the conventional fashion that everyone has grown one-sided to, it is about time we learn the true culture of fashion in its equal rights and diverse of expectation of trends to come.

With the end of 2016’s MBFWA event last month its time to head straight to the commemorator himself and his impeccable show for the weepy-teary eyed enthusiast for the arts. Maticevski, Toni Maticevski. A man of visionary lengths who builds his foundation with the eye of detailing and aesthetics, and one who doesn’t conform to said commerce standards that the digital age has bred. An editorial work of art and a testament of what the arts justify being. Maticevski is the man you call to lead a squad of incredible Australian designers.

Aside from the conventional take on the kimono tops, Mandarine collars and overstated Sakura Blossom embossed prints, I think the idea has been exhausted out of the wits of what many would think it as an “out-of-the-box” idea. Don’t get me started on the dragon emblem embroidery. At its finest, we see it as we’re getting sucked into the stereotypical view on how the eastern culture is being reminded of.

It’s time to step out of that vortex, everybody.

‘Ethereal’ The delicateness of a piece draping down a model, The portrayal of a walking fantasy literate, The delicacy of a dream. And, that is how Lie Sangbong told his story. I’m definitely one to say that I’m happily done with the semester’s first half worth of assignments. Which means I don’t have an excuse … Continue Reading