Meraki Fashion Show Review


via the Meraki Instagram Natural light spilled from the windows of the Fitters Workshop. Two rows of white chairs were arranged in the centre of the room, a minimalist floral photo wall stood against the wall and stalls of clothing and accessories lined the side of the space. A table groaned under the weight of perfectly arranged food, the angelic voice of Danny Pratt cut through the air and a pop-up nail bar waited it to be enjoyed. Everything was picture-perfect. But that’s not such a surprise for Meraki, an event that was born from Instagram. An hour after arrival… Continue Reading

Curvature and Couture: Design and the Pear shaped Woman


  Last night we attended the opening of a new exhibition by designer Bronwynne Jones, Curvature and Couture: Design and the Pear shaped Woman. After struggling to find clothes that suited her body shape, Bronwynne decided to take matters into her own hands. Under her label Thunder Thighs she creates garments for women whose waist to hip to thigh ratio isn’t catered to in mainstream fashion. Clothing, accessories and sculptural textile installations were all on display as well as runway event showcasing new designs. Within the main gallery of the M16 Artspace we crowded around a pop up runway lined by… Continue Reading