Destination NSW reveals 2017 Faces of Fashion as Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia kicks off.
With Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia properly and actually underway for one other 12 months, Destination NSW has in the present day annnounced its Faces of Fashion for 2017.
Vogue Australia editor-in-chief Edwina McCann was joined by designers, hair and make-up artists, stylists, influencers, inventive administrators and photographers on the annual listing which incorporates those that are shaping the style trade in Australia proper now.
Destination NSW is the strategic companion of MBFWA and this 12 months Sydney celebrates 22 years of being the house of Australia's greatest style trade occasion.
"Past the glitz and glamour, style is a powerhouse trade that drives annual retail gross sales of round $eight.7 billion and employs some 71,000 folks in NSW throughout design, manufacturing, wholesaling and retailing. Our NSW Faces of Fashion encapsulate the depth and breadth of the State's style trade and the people making their mark internationally whereas showcasing our distinctive Australian fashion and importantly, producing enterprise for NSW," stated Minister for Tourism and Main Occasions, Adam Marshall.
Kicking of Australian Fashion Week in fashion, Dion Lee was the primary to showcase his resort 2018 assortment. On being included within the 2017 NSW Faces of Fashion the designer stated: "So many of my designs are influenced by my expertise of rising up in Australia. Sydneysiders particularly have a approach of dressing that feels easy and I imagine there is not a greater place on this planet to current a Resort Assortment. I'm honoured to be becoming a member of such a unprecedented group of folks."
The 2017 NSW Faces of Fashion had been photographed in an official portrait by Dan Boud at Sydney's iconic Icebergs pool at Bondi Seaside forward of the graduation of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA).
The 2017 listing in full:
. Ediwn McCann - Editor in Chief Vogue Australia
2. Dion Lee - Designer
three. Mark Vassallo - Inventive Director / Stylist
four. Eva Galambos - Retailer, Parlour X
5. Margaret Zhang - Branding Marketing consultant and Photographer
6. Carmen Hamilton - Influencer
7. Kawani Prenter - Rising Mannequin
eight. Jake Terrey - Photographer
9. Luke Gross sales, Romance Was Born - Designer
10. Anna Plunkett, Romance Was Born - Designer
11. Marina Afonina, Albus Lumen - Designer
12. Filomena Natoli - Hair and Make up artist
13. Ollie Henderson - Mannequin