Fashion Record

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Distill Magazine

Distill Magazine Launch Issue October 2008
Launched in October 2008, "Distill" magazine is a bi-monthly compilation of inspirational fashion and style, selected from magazines around the world.

The content for each issue is decided by a board of creatives from a range of disciplines - architects, filmmakers, product and industrial designers, academics.

Distill includes sections on Menswear, Womenswear, Visual Arts, Streetwear and Accessories.

Contributors to the launch issue include British Designers Giles Deacon and Matthew Williamson, Stephen Gan(founder of Visionaire) and Juliet Warkentin(director of content for Worth Global Style Network(WGSN))

As well as the fashion and art photography and commentary on each article, Distill will keep you up to date with exhibitions, shows, trends, book reviews, critiques of events.

Matthew Williamson

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Saturday, December 27, 2008

graniph Design Awards 2009

graniph Design Awards 2009
You can post your applications for graniph's 2009 T-Shirt Design Award from Sunday 1st February 2009 to Saturday 28th February 2009 at

Winners will be announced on Saturday 1st August 2009.



Sunday, December 21, 2008

Infusion D'Homme Short Movie Project

Nine up-and-coming directors from around the world were commissioned to create a series of short films, as part of Prada's launch of their new Infusion D'Homme perfume. The directors were simply asked to "challenge the idea of a perfume for man; to produce visionary content".

The list of short movies and their directors are: Work in Progress (Juan Ingazio Aluz, Argentina), Evolution(Guga, Brazil), The Jump (Nelson Navarro, Cuba), To Myself (Cryril Guyot, France), Mesmerizing (Haresh Sharma & Girjesh Choudhary, India), La Scia (Edoardo Lugari, Italy), Ping Pong. Paul & Mary (Hyuk-Jae Kwon,Korea), Spring Rain (Beng, Spain) and Syncratic (Michael Merryman, USA)

Pietro Scalia, two-time Oscar winning film editor has edited the 9 films to create a single vision for the Infusion D'Homme perfume.

You can view all 9 short films and Pietro Scalia's single vision "Alchemy" on the Prada website at (navigate to Fragrance - Infusion D'Homme - Video)



Friday, December 19, 2008

Order and Progress

Order and Progress Curtin House store interiors
Order and Progress is an independent boutique located at Level 3 Curtin House, in the heart of Melbourne City. Order and Progress has developed a progressive and contemporary selection of menswear, womenswear and accessories from Brasil and beyond. Labels include: A.P.C, Beci Orpin, Kate Sheridan, Katherine Hamnett, Osklen and Sabrina Dehoff.

You can also shop with Order and Progress via their online store launched in 2007, available at

Order and Progress

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Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Our Spot Christmas Sale 2008

This is the final week of the Our Spot pre-Christmas sale. The sale includes reductions on Nom De Guerre, United Bamboo, Robert Geller, Kathryn Wilson and Comme de Garcons.

You can preview whats on sale at Our Spot online at

Our Spot is located at Shop 1, 220 Liverpool Street Darlinghurst NSW 2010(+61 2 8354 0300).

Our Spot

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Sunday, December 14, 2008

Marly Market at the Marlborough Hotel

Marly Market postcard
The Marlborough Hotel Newtown held the Marly Markets on Sunday 14th December 2008. The stalls were all located on the first floor, also extending out to the balcony. The market included a range of designer t-shirts, jewellery and vintage clothing.

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Sunday, December 07, 2008

Box Magazine 5th Anniversary Issue

Box Magazine Spring 08 cover Penelope Cruz
Box Magazine is a luxury lifestyle magazine produced in Australia. The Spring 08 edition is Box Magazine's 5th Anniversary Issue.

Each issue showcases luxury fashion, food, design, the latest in art, music and film, and more.

The Spring 08 edition has showcased luxury brands like Dom Pérignon, Louis Vuitton, Pal Zileri, Chanel, Rolls Royce, and features the likes of Penelope Cruz, James McAvoy and Steven Berkoff.

Box Magazine also a supporter of Toybox International, a charity that raises funds for children with special needs.

The Box Magazine idea began in 2003 with Troy Barbagallo who wanted to create a luxury lifestyle magazine also supported Australian's children's charities. The venture has grown into a 240 page magazine produced in a distinctive square format.

Box Magazine

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Tuesday, December 02, 2008

"M" Photo Studio Launches at Establishment

Rebecca and Alyce from Australia's Next Top Model and Tegan Brideson (centre)

Brand 'M' is a new Australian sparkling wine brand, offering fruit driven sparkling and sparkling Rosé wine.

'M' have set up a photo studio at Establishment (252 George Street, Sydney), in the spirit of the Newton Photo Studio, created by legendary photographer Helmut Newton in the 1970's.

The M team provides a range of modern vintage fashions and Mimco accessories for your photo session. Also assisting is a Napoleon Perdis makeup artist.

Graduating student Tegan Brideson of the UTS fashion program was the first person to use the M Photo Studio, styling Alyce and Rebecca from Australia's Next Top Model.

Images from your M Photo Studio session can be retrieved from the M Sparking site

M Photo Studio will be available Weekdays Monday 1 December to Friday December 12 2008 from 12-3pm, 5-9pm.

M sparkling Wine

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