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 Menswear Fashion Trends for Winter 2012

Australian Fashion Review Blog has scoped the European markets for the latest menswear trends that are gracing stores. From Paris to London via Berlin and Milan, we highlight some of the key menswear fashion trends that Australian labels are taking inspiration from. Pitch Black For the Autumn/Winter 2012 season, top-to-toe black is one of the stronger menswear trends – featuring …

Jeromy Lim Clothing – Autumn/Winter 2012

Dark, edgy designer menswear inspired by the Four Horsemen Read more about Jeromy Lim, or view recent Jeromy Lim collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog Perth-based fashion label Jeromy Lim is one of Australia’s hottest up-and-coming brands, founded by the designer of the same name in 2011. Jeromy launched his label at the Perth Fashion Festival, where he was awarded …

Chronicles of Never Clothing – Autumn/Winter 2012

Clean, sophisticated tailoring and sharp crisp lines from Australian designer Gareth Moody Read more about Chronicles of Never, or view recent Chronicles of Never collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Chronicles of Never is an iconic Australian street-wear label for both men and women, founded my Sydney-born designer Gareth Moody. Gareth first entered the fashion industry as a model, before …

Morning Theft Menswear – Autumn/Winter 2012

Top quality tailoring and basics for the contemporary gentleman Read more about Morning Theft, or view recent Morning Theft collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog Morning Theft is an Adelaide-based menswear fashion label, founded by designer and full-time teacher Tom Guerin in late 2010. With music one of Tom’s greatest inspirations, he named his brand after a song from one …

Vanguard Menswear – Autumn/Winter 2012

Effortlessly cool men’s winter warmers from brothers, Sam and Jono Cottee View recent Vanguard collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog Vanguard is and Australian premium street wear label, founded in 2005 by Brisbane-born bothers Sam and Jono Cottee. Since inception the brand has become well known for its free-spirited collection, fusing the surf, skate, fashion, rock, new wave, grunge and …

Herringbone Clothing – Autumn/Winter 2012 Fashion

Sleek silhouettes and exquisite tailoring inspired by San Fransisco View recent Herringbone collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Herringbone is and Australian fashion label, originally founded as a line of men’s and women’s shirts in 1997. Since then the brand has established itself firmly within the Australian industry, popular for it’s classic sartorial style and commitment to quality. The brand …

Calibre Menswear – Autumn/Winter 2012 Clothing

Sharp suiting, exquisite tailoring and injections of colour for the most dapper of  Australian men. Read more about Calibre, or view recent Calibre collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Calibre is a menswear fashion label founded in 1989 by Australian designer, Gary Zecivic that is well-known for its sharp, tailored aesthetic. Quality is at the forefront of the brand’s design …

Mr Carter Menswear – Autumn/Winter 2012 Clothing

Mr. Carter isn’t a collection. It’s a wardrobe. Read more about Mr Carter, or view recent Mr Carter collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Mr Carter is an Australian menswear fashion label founded by Zach Carter in 2011. Zach had previous international design experiences with the likes of Anglomania and Vivienne Westwood, before launching his eponymous brand. Mr Carter was …

Orri Henrisson Menswear- Autumn/Winter 2012 Clothing

Melbourne fashion that bridges the gap between formal and casual from designer Henry Ng Read more about Orri Henrisson, or view recent Orri Henrisson Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. Orri Henrisson is a Melbourne-based menswear label, founded in 2008 by designer Henry Ng, who set about redefining modern menswear after becoming disillusioned with the city’s grim aesthetic of black-on-black. …

Mere Footwear – Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection

Australian boutique Shoes with a simple concept. Our shoes simply are what they are… Read more about Mere, or view recent Mere Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog Mere Footwear began back in 2009, when Australian designer James Noakes had the desire and passion to produce quality hand-crafted leather shoes for men and women, that are high on style, yet …

Three Over One Menswear – Autumn/Winter 2012

Modern Heritage Inspired Sportswear and Work Wear from Australia By Jim Thompson and Kinae Kim View recent Three Over One Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog. ‘Three Over One’ is a Sydney-based menswear and womenswear label founded by designers Jim Thompson and Kinae Kim in 2009. Inspired by vintage fashions, the Three Over One aesthetic is influenced by work wear from the …

Ksubi Clothing – Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection

Contemporary Rebellious Grunge from Australia Read more about Ksubi, or view recent Ksubi Collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog Ksubi War Look Book from ksubi on Vimeo. Founded in 2000, by avid surfers Dan Single and George Gorrow, Australian menswear and womenswear fashion label ‘Ksubi’ has become well known throughout the globe for their street-wear aesthetic and distressed denim. Their …

Vanishing Elephant Fashion Label – Men’s Winter 2011

Australian winter menswear by boutique brand Vanishing Elephant Founded in 2008 by Felix Chan, Huw Bennett and Arran Russell Collection: Southern Hemisphere – Winter 2011 Part 2 – ‘Worn Warm’ Visit the official Vanishing Elephant website which includes the official online store, so you can buy you favourite clothing items direct from the source –  http://www.vanishingelephant.com

Ziggy Denim Jeans – Autumn/Winter 2011

Boutique Melbourne Streetwear Fashion – Ziggy Denim Collection: Autumn/Winter 2011 Words by Ziggy Denim Ziggy is not a fashion designer, and doesn’t want to be known as one. It’s not him: it’s you. You can’t buy jeans with personality, but you can create them. Seeped in sin and scotch, Ziggy Denim lets you create whoever you want to be. They …

Serpent & the Swan Australian Winter Fashion 2011

Designer Men’s and Women’s Clothing Collection: Winter 2011 – Nocturnal Tendencies Read more about Serpent & the Swan, or view other Serpent & the Swan fashion collections on Australian Fashion Review Blog Words by Serpent & the Swan: A Bambi in a bottle, a bunny adorned with antlers on a wall where a clock should be, and a small, low …