VAMFF NEWS

A new award announced & program applications open

This is your opportunity to participate in Australia’s largest fashion event. Applications are open to participate in the 2018 Festival Program.  We offer an exciting program spanning Fashion, Arts and Ideas focused activities for independent, emerging and established Australia’s best… …

The Report: Stand Still

The Report is a series created to showcase our Fashion Writing finalists. We send our writers to Arts, Ideas and Offsite Runway events to take a closer look at fashion that challenges our preconceived notions of the runway and explore… …

The Report: Wear Me

The Report is a series created to showcase our Fashion Writing finalists. We send our writers to Arts, Ideas and Offsite Runway events to take a closer look at fashion that challenges our preconceived notions of the runway and explore… …

The Report: A Good Evening

The Report is a series created to showcase our Fashion Writing finalists. We send our writers to Arts, Ideas and Offsite Runway events to take a closer look at fashion that challenges our preconceived notions of the runway and explore… …

The Business: Luca Alessi

Luca Alessi is a man of the world. He’s lived in New York and Hong Kong and visited plenty more remarkable places, but it’s his home country of Italy where he draws the greatest inspiration. Luca is is a fourth… …

Australian Fashion On The Global Stage

Each year, more and more Australian fashion designers are making their mark on the global stage, with designers such as Zimmerman, Tome and Dion Lee receiving international acclaim for their recent shows at NYFW. Our Festival CEO Graeme Lewsey believes that we… …

Yolanda Finch

How to make it in the fashion industry

“My favourite moments’ involved disasters of some kind that we overcame to make the show go on”. – Yolanda Finch Whenever people with successful careers in fashion give interviews, there seems to be one thing we all want to know first:… …

#VAMFFbiz – The InDetail* Wrap-Up: 24 June 2016

The team is thrilled for the Festival to lead this week’s #VAMFFbiz wrap-up after announcing the outstanding achievements of the 20th Festival on Wednesday and a new set of dates for the 2017 event, 1-19 March. Festival friends and Tiffany… …

#VAMFFbiz – The InDetail* Wrap-Up: 17 June 2016

We may have had a lean working week but there’s been no shortage in industry news. Carolina Herrera is tapping into the social media platform of the moment to launch her 2017 resort portfolio via the first ever straight-to-Snapchat Discover… …