Fashion from Fleece
'Fashion from Fleece' is a exhibition created to mark 200 years of Australian wool in fashion. Pieces on display will range from modern to vintage to historical, and covers Australian and international designers.
The vintage selection includes pieces from Christian Dior, YSL, Chanel, Balenciaga, Giorgio Armani and Jenny Kee. The contemporary designers include Akira Isogawa, Josh Goot, Easton Pearson, Jayson Brunsdon, Proenza Schouler and Martin Grant.
The exhibition will run from 25 July to 22 August 2007. The exhibition coincides with Sydney Design Week(4-19 August 2007). Check the Merino Innovation site. The exhibition is assisted by Australian Wool Innovation and Qantas.
Merino innovation http://www.merinoinnovation.com
Powerhouse Museum http://www.powerhousemuseum.com