The GPO reincarnates once again…
H&M Australia opened their first store in Melbourne’s iconic GPO building this month. The VIP Opening Party was the first look Melbourne got of the Swiss budget fashion store. In attendance was a who’s-who of Aussie TV and media, I captured the action for Style Melbourne
Check out more photos on Flickr
On trend, fresh looks at H&M
After terminating the leases of the Australian designer boutiques who previously occupied GPO, H&M have respected the iconic architecture of the grand building, and surprisingly, maintained the low price points we’re familiar with at their international counterparts.
HAIM at the DJ booth
HAIM jetted in to DJ the party, relive their fun 90s pop playlist compiled by Style Melbourne
Emily Purcell wears Dansk
To celebrate L’Oréal Melbourne Fashion Festival 2013, I collaborated with the multitude of talent around Chapel St Precinct for this street style photoshoot.
Models and retailers came together to showcase the diverse range of boutiques around the uber-cool Chapel St area. Our photoshoot took place on Greville St, turning the street into a runway-cum-street party.
Labels featured: Alannah Hill, Autonomy, Bardot, cylk, Dansk, Leona Edmiston, Fool Clothing and Promise. View the full gallery in my Portfolio and on Facebook.
Alpine – Laneway Festival 2013
My first time at St Jerome’s Laneway Festival in Melbourne was a delight! I made a small gallery featuring; Divine Fits, Alpine, Jessie Ware, The Rubens, Japandroids, street style fashion and more. View the full gallery on Facebook
Jenny Bannister & Phillip Boon
Live fashion chat show, Fashion Torque, hosted by stylist Philip Boon and designer Jenny Bannister, celebrated it’s 2nd birthday at Palmz rooftop in Melbourne. Dress code: CLASHING COLOURS. To discuss what’s what in fashion for 2012, the panel included buyer Sarah Gale, milliner Richard Nylon and fashion writer Janice Breen Burns. Check out how Melbourne’s fashion elite responded to the theme, in my Style Spotting gallery for Style Melbourne
LMFF 2012 – Samantha Harris
Once again, I’m capturing the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival runway action from Central Pier, Docklands. Don’t forget to follow me on Facebook
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LMFF 2012 galleries:
- LMFF Opening Event – Presented By: David Jones. Style Melbourne & Life Music Media.
Featuring: Collette Dinnigan, Alex Perry, Dion Lee, Romance Was Born, Megan Park, Thurley, Jack London, Lover, camilla and marc, Alannah Hill, Josh Goot, Project D and more.
- LMFF Opening Party – Style Spotting for Style Melbourne
Featuring: Dita Von Teese, Tina Arena, Megan Gale and more.
- Independent Runway – Presented By: Yen. Life Music Media
Featuring: Extinct, Francis Leon, Garth Cook, Jolet, ksubi, Livia Arena, Lui Hon, One Fell Swoop, Something Else and Song for the Mute.
- LMFF Runway 5 – Presented By: Cosmopolitan. Style Melbourne
Featuring: Joveeba, Rodeo Show, Shona Joy, Talulah, Wayne Cooper and White Suede.
- Graduate Runway – Presented By: Sportsgirl. Style Melbourne.
Check out my Flickr gallery for highlights from LMFF 2012.
Kimbra @ Topshop
The UK Queen of High Street Fashion, Topshop opened it’s doors at its first Australian store, in the Jam Factory in Chapel St. Among the celebrities in attendance were Kimbra, Jessica Gomes and Alice Burdeu. Here is your first glimpse of what Topshop has to offer Melbourne.
Check out all my photos from the night on Style Melbourne!