Sass & Bide Women’s Designer Sunglasses 2009

Sass & Bide Womens Designer Sunglasses In June 2008, Fashion Review Australia had a quick squiz at the latest Sass and Bide designer sunglasses which included a limited range. We have since learned that Sass and Bide have expanded their range and have thus updated you raving fans with a more comprehensive range for your viewing pleasure. The collection include …

Military Fashion – For the tough times

They often say you are a product of your environment. In the case of the latest winter fashion collections, this seems to be the case with the tough economic climate proving inspiration for ‘tough military’ style clothing collections from an array of Australian and international labels. Given the sudden prominence of the military look, Fashion Review Australia decided to showcase …

Peter Alexander shuts doors in the USA

Despite appearing on channel Nine’s 60 Minutes in February 2009 as an Australian business taking the US retail market by storm, Peter Alexander has already signalled the closure of at least one of its three California based stores after only six months. Losses totalling a massive $4 million in just six months provide a grim reality bite for the sleepwear …

Alex Perry turns to Interiors

  Question: What does Australian fashion designer icon Alex Perry have in common with Georgio Armani and Jade Jagger? Answer: A part from being established fashion designers, they are now also interior designers. In 2008, premium property developers Ashington Group, commissioned Alex Perry to be the exclusive interior designer for their prestigious development at Ten Wylde St at Potts Point, …

Karen Walker and Barbie celebrate 50th

Barbie celebrates 50th birthday in style dressed by Karen Walker On the 9th of March 2009, the most famous of all toys ‘Barbie’ will celebrate her 50th birthday in youthful style with the exclusive release of Karen Walker Barbie Dolls. Barbie’s birthday will celebrated with the release of five dolls, each dressed in Karen Walker’s latest Autumn and Winter 2009 …

Herringbone now owned by the Germans

Herringbone taken over by German brand van Laack Australian boutique retailer Herringbone has been purchased by ‘van Laack’, a German company with a rich history within the fashion industry. Herringbone, an Australian fashion label specialising in shirts, suits and related products was placed into voluntary administration in December 2008, after slumped sales within the slowing global economy. Herringbone director and …

Herringbone Bankrupt

Herringbone Bankrupt The Current Economic Climate (or CEC as I like to call it) has claimed another victim. Men’s and Women’s upmarket suit, shirt and related fashion accessories label Herringbone has fallen victim to the global slowdown by going into voluntary administration. Herringbone was founded in 1997 by two former merchant bankers, Matt Jensen and John Mutton. Herringbone has recorded …

Fashion is Escapism!

I have been in a routine of late where movies are dominating my spare time. I’ve watched a wide variety of genres all of which are complete opposites to my daily routine of work rest and play. I guess I watch movies as a form of ‘escapism’. Now I’m not saying that I’m not happy with the way my life …

Mad Cortes dumped by Lisa Ho

The phrases ‘financial meltdown’, ‘slowing global economy’ and ‘credit crunch’ are becoming all too familiar in headline news articles across the globe. It is impossible to not hear or read news about the financial and property sectors succumbing to (what feels like) the end of the world. Deep recession fears, high unemployment, and stagnant growth seem to be the buzz …

Herringbone Clothing – Summer Collection 2008/2009

Herringbone Men’s and Women’s Fashion – Summer Collection 2008 – 2009 Sydney based Herringbone Clothing appropriately styles by the statement “Distinguished by Detail” with 11,347 stitches within every shirt. Herringbone offers more than the standard fashion label with tailored options and styles in a range of fabric weaves, colours and Herringbone finishes. The summer fashion collection for 2008 – 2009 …

Mimco Shoes 2008 Range

Mimco Shoes Spring and Summer Collection 2008 – 2009 Australian boutique women’s label Mimco has expanded its accessories range to include Mimco Shoes. The first ever Mimco shoe collection features a wide range of colours and styles including heels, flats and wedges. In total, Mimco have released 13 different styles in an array of shoe colours ranging from pink to …

Mimco Leather Bags 2008 Collection

Mimco Leather Bag Collection Spring and Summer 2008-09   Once a brand / label asserts itself as a leader in the fashion industry, the label gains such a reputation that it can ultimately experiment with colours, designs, styles and materials, and still remain a success. This is how sum trends explode onto the market….Mimco has undoubtedly established itself as a …

Morrissey Men’s 2008 Clothing Collection

Morrissey Mens Clothing – Winter 2008 Collection     The Morrissey men’s winter clothing collection is best described as a classic martini with a twist. As expected from Morrissey, the range is simple in design using premium European fabrics. The cuts are modern (fitted) to provide an elegant look that can easily be dressed up or down. Nothing unexpected from …

Chronicles of Never Men’s Shoes – 2008 Collection

Chronicles of Never -Designer Shoes Mens Designer Fashion The Spring/Summer campaign for 2008 – 2009 by Chronicles of Never sees the addition of various accessories to the product range. In addition to their core products of jewellery and basic clothing, Chronicles of Never have expanded their collection to include sunglasses, jeans, bags and shoes. In keeping with the Chronicles of …

Herringbone Women’s Winter Fashion 2008

Herringbone Womens Winter Fashion 2008 The Herringbone Collection for females is elegant to say the least. The range features a range of formal wear including suits, dresses, shirts and blouses. Herringbone have created a ladies range that derives influence from pr-war paris 1930’s. According to the Australian label, the ladies collection is also influenced by traditional mens tailoring reflected by …

Mimco Hair Accessories 2008 Range

Mimco Hair Accessories and Hair Clips The latest Mimco Hair Accessories available to purchase for the Spring and Summer season 2008 – 2009. The collection features a range of hair clips, bands, and claws in cute and chic designs. Mimco has established itself as a true leader in womens fashion accessories. It has undoubtedly become one of the most popular …