Meet The Designers w/ Jo Jo Ross
Central City Library Set To Dress The City Green
“Sustainability will always be front of mind in my brand, and I'm continually looking for ways to improve my working processes and brand impact. I’m truly committed to making enduring garments of the highest quality in cut, construction and fabrics that will be treasured for years to come”.
Read our interview with NZFW designer Jo Jo Ross.
The Best Of Backstage
Auckland’s Central City Library is set to become Fashion Central thanks to a partnership between Auckland Council and New Zealand Fashion Week.
Meet The Designers w/ Tuesday Label
Take a peek at some of our favourite backstage pics Ryan Turner, Jockey, Kiri Nathan and Kathryn Wilson.
Meet The NZFW Ambassadors w/ Sarah Stuart
"As designers we all know the hustle that goes on behind closed doors and it’s important to collectively stop and recognise that in each other. For me NZFW is a celebration of all that effort".
Read our interview with Tuesday Label.
Meet The NZFW Ambassadors w/ Sammy Salsa
“I love that this industry is so passionate, hardworking and supportive of each other. Creative fields aren’t easy but the people that are in fashion usually really want to be there and bring their talent, ideas and strong work ethic to everything they do which makes the industry exciting and inspiring”
Read our interview with NZFW Ambassador, Sarah Stuart.
Meet The NZFW Ambassadors w/ Zeenat Wilkinson
“NZ as a country prides itself on its clean, green, natural image, so it’s important that the fashion industry also reflects an ethical umbrella maintaining and ensuring that our own impact on the industry is socially and environmentally mindful and fair”.
Read our interview with NZFW Ambassador, Sammy Salsa.
MEET Rachael Burkhardt - Beauty Merchandise Manager, Farmers New Zealand
“Sustainability and inclusivity are ways in which we can in someway democratise the industry. New Zealand has always been at the forefront of new technologies and politics, so I hope we can also set an example through fashion and be at the forefront of inclusivity and really push the envelope on what sustainable fashion is all about…”
Read our interview with NZFW Ambassador, Zeenat Wilkinson.
The Best Of Backstage
For years, Farmers have offered shoppers access to the world’s best known beauty brands. Today, the chain boasts a lineup of products ranging from iconic brands, to New Zealand’s favourite local brands, to new niche discoveries. The knack is knowing just which brands and products to choose to line the shelves, and that takes more than just a business mind; it also takes passion for the category and a willingness to delve deeply into all it has to offer. And that’s exactly why Rachael Burkhardt is the perfect person for the job.
Meet The Designers w/ Campbell Luke
Take a peek at some of our favourite backstage pics from Miromoda, Trelise Cooper, Wynn Hamlyn and Hailwood.
Meet The Designers w/ Cecilia Kang and Face Me Make-Up
'I see this years show as an activation of concepts formed into a preformatice subject that subdues the colonial aspects of a ‘Fashion Show’ as a point of difference'.
Read our interview with the incredible Booby Luke Campbell.
Are You Peroni's Next Fashion Week Ambassador?
Cecilia Kang is a self-taught designer specialising in evening wear with uniqueness and distinctiveness. She makes everything by herself from scratch from patterning, designing and sewing to bring her vision to life.
Face Me Makeup are a well known mobile freelance team of experienced hair and makeup artists, whose credits include editorial and cover shoots for top magazines Bride & Groom, Remix, Viva, Mindfood and more as well as shows such as the Designer Showcase at Bride & Groom Show, Jessica Bridal, Decjuba and more.
The Face Me team will work alongside Kang to create an ‘ultra-electric’ look for the runway and the Galaxy Extravaganza collection.
Read our interview here.
NZFW Announces A Fresh Focus On Sustainability For 2019
Want to be a NZ Fashion Week VIP Delegate, with all the perks included? This could be your chance.
Our Italian beer sponsor Peroni Nastro Azzurro is on the hunt for a style-savvy Kiwi for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be hired as Peroni Fashion Week Ambassador.
Meet The Designers w/ Kate Sylvester
Green is set to be the new black at this year’s New Zealand Fashion Week, with a fresh focus on sustainability to be integrated across all elements of the event from designers, runway shows and seminars to workshops, markets, walking tours and onsite waste reduction.
Meet The Designers w/ Olli
What can we expect from your show this year? A romance.
Read our interview with fashion heavy weight Kate Sylvester.
Get Stylie With Kylie - Stylist Competition
"I want to be an artist, buried under layers of art – art disguised as clothing".
Read our interview with the impeccable Holly Norman of Olli.
NZFW Designer Reveal
Are you New Zealand’s greatest untapped styling talent? We’ll let celebrity stylist, Kylie Cooke be the judge of that.
Meet The Designers w/ Kathryn Wilson
The weather might be cooling down but things are hotting up for New Zealand Fashion Week with the first designer reveal released this week featuring a fantastic mix of established designers and top emerging brands and the full NZFW19 schedule and designer list promised for circulation in the months to come.
MSD Partnership Sheds A Light On Social Sustainability
"We are passionate about supporting the pinnacle industry event for NZ designers and love being part of the energy and action each year".
Read our interview with the always impressive Kathryn Wilson.
Fashion Week At The Central City Library
This year NZFW is incredibly excited to be working alongside the Ministry of Social Development in a new partnership poised to shed a light on social sustainability within Aotearoa.
NZFW is excited to be partnering with the Auckland Council to present a series of free, fun and fashion-centric activations across a range of venues during Fashion Week.