Trend Report: Animal Instincts

Bring out your inner animal this season with a range of animal-inspired motifs and prints currently taking over fashion. Whether lions, tigers, owls, elephants, eagles, foxes, zebras or birds, nature calls this winter, with exotic animals adorning tees, sweaters, pants, bags, scarves and jewellery. The Inspiration. Shop the trend. Warehouse Multi Animal Face Print Scarf, RRP $38.54 Leona Cheetah Print High …

Top Australian Eyewear Brands – Best Sunglasses Styles for Summer 2013

For the Summer 2012-2013 season we have already created top trend edits for womenswear, menswear and swimwear, and now comes the last piece of the puzzle – The best sunglasses of the moment from Australia’s top eyewear brands. Australian Sunglasses for summer 2012 – 2013 Sunday Somewhere Sunday Somewhere is a Sydney-based eyewear brand founded in 2010 by eyewear aficionados, …

Injury Menswear – Spring/Summer 2012-2013

Do you have the courage to wake up the beast inside you? Read more about Injury, or view recent Injury fashion collections on Australian Fashion Review Injury is a menswear and womenswear label, founded in 2004 by Sydney-based fashion designer, Eugene Leung. Drawing from his experience in architecture and street graffiti, Eugene creates dark and gothic collections that are inspired …

Nathan Paul Swimwear – Spring/Summer 2012-2013

This summer season, dude looks like a lady! Read more about Nathan Paul, or view recent Nathan Paul collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Namesake swimwear label, Nathan Paul has built itself a reputation for creating Australia’s most avant garde swimwear, since its launch in 2009. Landing on the main stage in 2010 at Rosemount Australian Fashion Week, with the …

Wil Valor – Spring/Summer 2012-2013

Tailored Australian menswear with the perfect fit from designer Mark Ferguson. Read more about Wil Valor, or check out recent Wil Valor collections on Australian Fashion Review Wil Valor is an exceptional Australian menswear fashion labels, known for combining traditional tailoring and craftsmanship  with top notch directional style. A Savile Row trained master tailor creates custom made pieces, based on 28 …

Calibre Menswear – Spring/Summer 2012-2013

The iconic Australian menswear brand from Gary Zecivic goes interactive for Spring/Summer 2012-2013. Read more about Calibre or view recent Calibre collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog Top Australian menswear label Calibre was founded back in 1989 by designer Gary Zecivic. Over two decades later the brand continues to produce collections of the highest quality with impeccable style. Using the …

Top Menswear Fashion Trends for Spring/Summer 2012-2013

It has long been our goal here at Australian Fashion Review to share with our readers the best our fashion industry has to offer. In an ever expanding industry we have to go to extra lengths to ensure the information we are giving you is the best, as well as making sure you have the best resources at your disposal. …

Orri Henrisson Menswear – Spring/Summer 2012-2013

Innovative men’s street-wear from Australian fashion designer Henry Ng Read more about Orri Henrisson, or check out recent Orri Henrisson collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Orri Henrisson is one of Australia’s finest up-and-coming menswear labels, founded in 2008 and known for an innovative street-wear aesthetic. This week we were lucky enough to have a chat with founder and chief …

World Menswear – Spring/Summer 2011-2012

Fashion Inspired By Hip Hop Legend Afrika Bambaataa Read more about World, or view recent World Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. “World design for the mind.” – Benny Castles World is one of New Zealand’s leading high-end boutique fashion labels, specializing in both womenswear, menswear, accessories and luxury beauty items – even recently branching into footwear in collaboration with …

Herringbone Clothing – Spring/Summer 2011-2012

Australian Fashion Fit for the Yacht Club View recent Herringbone Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Since its inception in 1997 as a fashion label offering a boutique line of men’s and women’s shirt, ‘Herringbone’ has firmly established itself a place within the Australian fashion industry as an iconic brand. Celebrated for its classic and timeless sartorial style and dedication …

AM Eyewear – Sunglasses for Summer 2012

Bold Frames and Shapes From Simon Ponnusamy Read more about AM Eyewear, or view recent AM Eyewear Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Online eye-wear boutique EyeGoodies continues with its reputation for stocking the hottest eyewear collections with their latest offering, the AM Eyewear Spring/Summer 2012 collection. Founded in 2003, AM Eyewear has gained a reputation for its fashion forward …

Serpent & the Swan – Spring/Summer 2011-2012

Menswear and Womenswear Inspired by Natural History Read more about Serpent & the Swan, or view recent Serpent & the Swan Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. The lonely, sun-bleached bones of a long-passed animal resting on a dusty desert floor, the downy feathers of a silken swallow which catch the light, and rough-hewn weapons from a primitive life. – …

Vanishing Elephant x Stussy – Summer 2011-2012

Read more about Vanishing Elephant, or view recent Vanishing Elephant Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog Summer 2011-2012 sees Australian menswear label, Vanishing Elephant teaming up with legendary streetwear brand Stussy. The 10-piece capsule collection features bold prints with smart tailoring and casual silhouettes, and consists of trousers, tees, shirts, shorts, backpacks and even a stylish pair of brogues. The …

Ziggy Denim – Spring/Summer Clothing 2011-2012

Slim Silhouettes and Vibrant Summer Shades from Australia View recent Ziggy Denim Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog For Spring/Summer 2011-2012, Ziggy Denim have created a figure hugging collection in vibrant summer shades of citrus, cranberry, coral, as well as beachy blues and bright berry hues. The denim line features cheeky high waisted shorts and super skinny jeans, as well …

Neverblack Clothing – Spring/Summer 2011-2012 Collection

Boutique fashion from New Zealand Tailored Separates and Relaxed Silhouettes for Summer 2012 V iew other Neverblack Clothing Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. New Zealand fashion label, Neverblack, was founded in 2010 with the aim of creating beautiful and wearable collections for men and women that are not just easy on the eye, but easy on the pocket too. …

Zsadar Australian Menswear – Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

Androgynous Fashion Inspired by Japanese Design, Anarchy and the Macabre Read more about ZSADAR, or view recent ZSADAR Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. For the ZSADAR Spring/Summer 2011-2012 collection, entitled ‘The Creature in the Mirror’, Shane Newton was influenced by Japanese design, evident in the themes of imperfect beauty and incompletion – both are consistent throughout the collection.  Additional …