VAMFF NEWS

Lois Hazel on how the NDA changed her business

The Festival’s National Designer Award (NDA) is held annually in March, encouraging excellence within the Australian fashion industry, acknowledging designers in their first five years of business who excel in creative design, fashion innovation, high quality manufacturing standards, unique style… …

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Kacey/Devlin wins the National Designer Award

Designer Kacey Devlin of KACEY/DEVLIN was crowned the winner of Australia’s most esteemed and highly regarded Award for fashion design, National Designer Award, presented by David Jones and supported by Harper’s BAZAAR. Announcing David Jones as the presenting partner and celebrating… …

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National Designer Award finalists announced

We’re exciting to share the finalists for Australia’s most prestigious award fostering excellence in the fashion industry, the National Designer Award presented by David Jones and Supported by Harper’s BAZAAR. The six finalists for 2017 are: Lois Hazel (VIC) EXINFINITIS (VIC)… …

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… …

2016 Tiffany & Co. National Designer Award Finalists Revealed

Congratulations to our five talented Tiffany & Co. National Designer Award supported by Harper’s BAZAAR Finalists for 2016: Celeste Tesoriero (NSW) Hokum (VIC) KACEY/DEVLIN (NSW) Kloke (VIC) macgraw (NSW) Our Finalists will present their collections in an intimate showcase on Wednesday 9 March at… …

#VAMFFbiz: The In Detail* Wrap Up – 22 October 2015

The Festival is subject of some fantastic industry news this week, offering an outstanding opportunity for young designers yet again as applications for the infamous Tiffany & Co. National Designer Award supported by Harper’s BAZAAR open this week. Additionally, we have watched David… …

National Designer Award 2015

All of us here at the Festival have a passion for discovering and showcasing emerging Australian fashion design talent. That’s why we partnered with Tiffany & Co. and Harpers Bazaar to create the National Designer Award, Australia’s most prestigious fashion award fostering… …