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Trends from Australia Fashion Week
Julie Roulston brings Thread the top trends from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2012, including coloured hair, texture, creativity on nails, bomber jackets, cut-outs, peplums, sportswear, and florals...
First trend of the week - COLOURED HAIR.
Below: A sea of hair backstage at RWB. The atmosphere was frenetic to say the least.
TREND No 2 of the week: extraordinary attention to detail/creativity on nails
TREND No 3 is Bomber jackets. This one a black print on white 'Pensive Jacket' from Manning Cartell. Also note the creative nails trend again.
TREND No 4 is texture, seen here at Manning Cartell.
TREND No 5 is cut-outs, with clever cutting revealing and exposing areas of skin. Below: backstage at Manning Cartell.
TREND No 6 is peplums, such as this gold peplum cocktail dress seen at Aurelio Costarella.
TREND no 7 is sportswear inspirations, such as this from Manning Cartell.
TREND no 8 is florals, such as the pretty prints seen here at Manning Cartell.
TREND no 9 is backs..as in back detail, and revealed backs (spot Tim Blanks in the front row).
Photography by Julie Roulston using Sony NEX
7 May 2012