Listen up Sydney-siders, Bulgari have descended upon the CBD’s Westfield Sydney, unveiling their latest Serpenti pop-up store. Open from October 16 to November 12, the store will be offering pieces from Bulgari’s Serpenti accessories collection – think quilted and embellished bags, chic eyewear and opulent jewels and timepieces. A ruby-wine hued edition of the star-studded forever bag will be available exclusively at the pop-up, alongside the traditional black and white. Head on over to marvel at the interior of the store, with elements referencing the Italian fashion house’s flagship store in Rome, the Via Condotti, designed by internationally renowned architect, Peter Marino.
The British Fashion Council has released the nominations for The Fashion Awards 2017, which will see designers, models and business leaders alike, complete for a chance to win in categories ranging from Designer of the Year and British Emerging Talent to Business Leader and Model of the Year. The award ceremony, a fundraising initiative conducted to support the education of emerging talent within Britain, is scheduled to be held in London’s Royal Albert Hall on December 4, in partnership with Swarovski. Notably, the British Fashion Council has welcomed the nomination of Supreme and Fenty Puma by Rihanna, the first street wear labels to be up for an award; model sisters Gigi and Bella Hadid will compete against each other, along with three others, for the converted spot of Model of the Year; and Jonathan Anderson has taken out the most nominated position, in the running to win across four categories.
In an effort to encourage the youth of today to seek out a career in the aviation industry, Qantas have launched a range of miniature pilot and cabin crew outfits designed by Qantas creative director of fashion, Martin Grant, for children between the ages of three and eight. “We hope the new dress-up range will allow children to let their imagination fly and embrace the magic of travel,” explains the company’s chief customer officer, Olivia Wirth. Introduced as part of their Joey Club program, Qantas will also be making a large investment in inflight entertainment for children, along with further perks for Frequent Flyers. With Christmas delivery on the books, pre-order an outfit for your little ones now.
From October 30 to November 12, Melbourne residents will be graced with the installation of a Miu Miu pop-up store, located in Chadstone Shopping Centre. Launched in celebration of the Italian fashion house’s MIULady bag, the pop-up will welcome an interactive installation, complete with two giant embellished editions of the purse, alongside a series of short films. Available for purchase in tones ranging from bright blue and pink to classic black and white, an exclusive colour palate will also be on offer.Read more at:cocktail dresses | formal dresses 2017