Fashion Record

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Fashion Weekend Sydney 2009

Fashion Weekend Catwalk
At Fashion Weekend Sydney you can shop clothes and accessories of 100 leading Australian designers selling their current and last season collections at a discount of up to 70% off the retail price.

Also featured is The Catwalk, a group show of 12 designers including Alex Perry, Bracewell, Manning Cartell, Nicola Finetti, Camilla, Marnie Skillings, Melanie Cutfield, Life with Bird, Rachel Gilbert, Bec & Bridge, Carl Kapp, Fleur Wood and Natasha.

Other highlights of Fashion Weekend will include Beauty makeovers, hair styling, manicures and more.

Presented by Shop 'Til You Drop, Fashion Weekend Sydney will run from Thursday 14th May to Sunday 17th May 2009, at the Royal Hall of Industries, Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park.

For more updates about Fashion Weekend Sydney, list of participating designers, how to get tickets and more go to their website at: www.fashionweekend.com.au

Fashion Weekend www.fashionweekend.com.au

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Sunday, January 11, 2009

Carl Kapp

Carl Kapp Flower Dress Red SS08
Carl Kapp Half Moon dress SS08
Drawing from his first job as a patternmaker, and projects for Kenzo and Donna Karan International in Milan and Trent Nathan in Sydney, Carl Kapp started his own label in Australia with Autumn/Winter 2006. A native of South Africa, Kapp graduated in Clothing Design from Durban's Natal Technikon in 1990.

Each Kapp garment combines simplicity, quiet confidence, and a soft draping balanced with structured tailoring. Natural fibres like wool, silk, cotton and cashmere also feature. Pieces from Kapp's SS08 collection include Flower dress, and Half Moon dress (pictured above)

Carl Kapp stockists include: KJ's Laundry in London (74 Marylebone Lane, London W1U 2PW) and Becker Minty Woman in Sydney (Corner Macleay St & Greenknowe Ave, Potts Point, Sydney). The Carl Kapp online store opened in August 2008.

Carl Kapp www.carlkapp.com
Becker Minty Woman www.beckerminty.com
KJ's Laundry www.kjslaundry.com

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