Meet Flemington’s new Royal Court for Autumn Carnival 2016
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Meet Flemington’s new Royal Court for Autumn Carnival 2016

The Victoria Racing Club celebrated thoroughbreds, equine and human, with the new Flemington: The Playground of Racing Royalty campaign. Set on Flemington’s lush course proper, the campaign imagery captures the essence of the Flemington Festival of Racing, including the beauty of the thoroughbred, first class racing, family fun, fashion, entertainment and food and wine. Excitingly … Continue reading

Lampshade Hats  – A bright idea or a flash in the pan?
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Lampshade Hats – A bright idea or a flash in the pan?

At the Royal College of Art in London graduate fashion show cutting edge head wear challenged perceptions with every creation. A male model showed off a lampshade-style hat with an LED lighting bracket. Female models strutted in geometric head frames. From Ossie Clark and Zandra Rhodes’ generation to Aitor Throup and Maiko Takeda, RCA-trained fashion … Continue reading

Cloche Up: Johanna Johnson at Australian Fashion Week
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Cloche Up: Johanna Johnson at Australian Fashion Week

Johanna Johnson closed Mercedes Benz Fashion week with her retro glam collection.  Her looks imbued simplicity, glamour, grace and style. Johnson’s designs have now been worn by many international celebrities, with the likes of Madonna, P!nk, Angelina Jolie, Maya Rudolph, Meryl Streep, Chrissey Teigen, Kendall Jenner, Felicity Jones, Olga Kurylenko, Julia Ormond, Halle Berry, Jessica … Continue reading

Dubai World Cup 2015 – What to wear to the world’s richest raceday?
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Dubai World Cup 2015 – What to wear to the world’s richest raceday?

   Racing returned to Meydan Racecourse for the opening of the Dubai Racing Club’s season earlier this month on November 6th. There are 19 racing programmes with the season culminating at the world’s richest raceday, the Dubai World Cup with a purse of $10million on March 28th. Dubai racing is conservatively fashion-conscious but increasingly creative. … Continue reading