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COLOURS OF IMPRESSIONISM

received_10156373053497118On Sunday 20 April, I was fortunate enough to visit the latest exhibition at the South Australian Art Gallery – Colours of Impressionism – Masterpieces from the Musée D’Orsay.

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The exhibition consisted of artists such as Monet, Renoir, Manet, Morisot, Pissarro and Cézanne as well as many, many more.

It was a rainy Sunday and I was quickly taken back to the streets of Paris, where artists breathe creativity like air.  For this occasion I decided to dress the part.  I recently purchased this shirt/jumper from Forever New which doubles in practicality and wearability – transitioning from work to casual to dressy effortlessly.  I donned this with a black winters’ cap, black boots, my burgundy backpack (again for practicality), completed with my winter staple – my black cape.

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I felt at home, wandering around the Art Gallery, getting lost in the works of the most famous artists in history.  It was quite captivating, the sheer detail and simplicity, of each painting yet each had depth that delved deeper with every glance.

I left quite inspired, and dressed like an artiste I was ready to get back in the studio to create!  It also cemented the fact my next trip to Paris would entail a trip to where Monet created my favourite masterpiece.

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The exhibition is on until 29 July 2019 – if you haven’t already, I suggest taking some time out and seeing it before it disappears back to France. It’s the perfect Sunday setting, especially if it’s raining outside – what could be better than admiring artwork and grabbing a coffee!

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Hat: Vintage

Cape: Forever New

Shirt: Forever New

Leggings: Target

Boots: Windsor Smith

Backpack: Forever New

90th ACADEMY AWARDS

On the 5th March 2018, the Academy Awards turned 90.  An historic event in time, with a focus on the past and the accomplishments we as a society have achieved, and the future – highlighting the important discussion of ‘Times Up’, gender equality, equality for all and the acceptance of imperfections and individuality.

What radiated a sense of community and love, the Academy’s hosted by Jimmy Kimmel was a timeless affair, with timeless fashion.

It’s my favourite time of the year for fashion, it gives the actors and actresses a chance to show off their personality with flare and pure glamour.

There were many desirable looks to choose from, however I have captured a few of my personal favourites.

Margot Robbie

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Being a fellow Aussie girl, I am always looking to see her next ‘look’, always looking effortlessly chic topped with a glow, Margot exuded class in this Chanel number.

Emma Stone

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I am a massive Emma Stone fan, and she never disappoints, I am in love with her Louis Vuitton pant-suit choice with the touch of red and pink!

Timothée Chalamet 

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A bold fashion choice from Timothee, a white-on white Berlutti suit which captures his youth, yet sophistication which best represents his acting style

Gal Gadot

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Gal Gadot looking every bit of wonder in this Givenchy gown, sparkling from the inside out, Gal oozes confidence and strength in this eye-catching number.

Meryl Streep

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Meryl Streep is never one to disappoint, an all-round Academy winner in Christian Dior.

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Another Superwoman look, Lupita in Atelier Versace is not one to mess with.

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(photo credit: VOGUE)

AFF 2017

It was every little girls dream…

Sunday evening I attended the Paolo Sebastian 2018 Spring/Summer Couture Collection ‘Once Upon a Dream’ show, which was the finale of the Adelaide Fashion Festival 2017 hosted in the Torrens Parade Ground.

The Festival itself was on another level, with barbie pink photo-booths and horse statues, you knew your mind was going to be blown by whatever was behind those doors.

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Paolo Sebastian brought your favourite Disney characters to life and somehow made everyone’s dreams come true.

It wasn’t a fashion show, it was an experience that left you in awe and with tears in your eyes.

Inspired by Disney movies, you got to escape with him on this magical journey of fashion.

Fairy tale dresses full of french tulle, silk chiffon and beads glided down the grass covered runway that was decorated with floral arrangements that would overhang and tower over the models.

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In collaboration with Disney, Paul celebrates his tenth year and sixteenth collection of Paolo Sebastian dedicating this collection to all those who believed in a dream, as Walt Disney said ‘all our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.

With the contrast of the cinderella and wicked witch, Paul channels the beauty within both the light and dark. Leaving us inspired by the dress that truly represents fairy tales, that they all lived Happily Ever After…

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To see more about the Paolo Sebastian show and other events hosted by Adelaide Fashion Festival visit their website, located here: http://www.adelaidefashionfestival.com.au/

Photo credit: Adelaide Fashion Festival

Outfit Details:
Playsuit: Forever New
Leather Jacket: Tommy Hillfiger
Shoes: Sol Sana
Bag: Michael Kors Belt: Michael Kors

 

PARIS – PFW A/W 2017

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On the 4th July 2017 I had the privilege of attending Paris Fashion Week, Alexis Mabille Haute-Couture Autumn/Winter 2017 at Hotel D’evreux.

When I arrived at my hotel in Paris, they handed me the invitation that was sent for me. To say I was excited is a HUGE understatement. I have dreamt of attending Paris Fashion Week for as long as I can remember, and to be invited to a Designers’ Haute-Couture Collection Showing was a little mind-blowing.

My instant reaction was to scream and cry from my Paris balcony (which I did) my second was to go shopping to find THE outfit to wear.

Luckily, I was in the perfect city to go shopping and on the first day I found THE outfit.

The day of the show I was a bunch of nerves, anticipating getting ready and making sure we weren’t late.

The time came, and the traffic was manic, fortunately we arrived just in time and arrived at Hotel D’evreux located next to the Ritz, where we went after for a ‘post-show’ drink (as you do).

We were greeted at the door by fancy models in suits and headed up to the collection showcase where we were provided with champagne.

All the guests were dressed to the nines and I wasn’t sure where to look. Couture gowns were displayed in every room, where the rooms resembled the Palace of Versailles – high ceilings and gold trimmings, it was something out of a dream.

We spent the next hour, flowing from room to room gushing over the gorgeous gowns, which took over 3 weeks to complete (each) and had 4 people working on them at a time.

Alexis Mabille is an International Designer, having worked with Christian Dior and Yves Saint Laurent before going out on his own with brand – Alexis Mabille. Alexis has also worked with the likes of Dita Von Tesse, has had a feature in Vogue and has over 40,000 followers on Instagram.

I was fortunate enough to catch up with Alexis and talk to him about his designs and the process involved, the passion in his voice when describing the collection was that of a true artist.

I was so honoured to be able to have the chance to meet Alexis and attend his Haute-Couture Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection Showcase and will forever remember every second of it.

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It’s not every day you get to go to Paris Fashion Week, and it’s not every day your dreams come true. On the 4th July 2017, one of my lifelong goals and dreams came true and it was a surreal/proud moment, one that will forever be cherished.

I am very fortunate to have this platform and share with you the opportunities I’ve had, and people I’ve met, that I never thought possible, I’m so grateful for everything Fateful Fashion has brought into my life and all the experiences associated, as they say ‘little girls with dreams, become women with vision’.

My full Travel Diaries will be posted in the coming months, featuring London and Paris, for further updates, make sure you follow my Instagram and Facebook!

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VAMFF 2017

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Last Saturday I attended the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) and I already want to go back!

I started planning my outfit as soon as I bought my tickets and after a lot of umm’s and ahh’s figuring out what to wear I decided to let my new pink Zara statement pants take the lead.  I teamed this with my bell-sleeve crop (Naked Boutique) which was one of the biggest trends by the way, and finished with statement earrings (Sportsgirl) and my beloved Louboutin’s! My bag for the night was a last minute purchase as I got in to Melbourne, my new baby pink backpack (Sportsgirl)– to match my pants of course!

I think I must have tried this outfit on a dozen times in the week leading up, making sure it was the outfit.

Located at the Royal Exhibition Building the beautiful architecture was set amongst array of pre-show activities, bars, photo-booths and a swarm of fashion loving individuals snapping away and taking part in all what VAMFF had to offer.

Before the show started I already felt like I had a massive dose of fashion, one of the major highlights for me (besides the show of course) was the Mirror Mirror Photo-booth, which I have to admit, made me feel a bit like a celebrity – it was so much fun!

Time flew and before we knew it, we headed into the Royal (emphasis on Royal) Exhibition Building where the professionalism of the whole VAMFF event shone. It was hard to believe I was only an hour flight away from home, this event was showcased on an international level!

The show started at 7:30pm as the sun started to set, hundreds formed in and took their place and as the lights went down, the chatter eased off and all eyes were on the runway.

It’s hard for me to pick a standout designer, they all flowed effortlessly and I was mentally adding them to my wardrobe as they waltzed down the runway.

The designers presenting were: Mischa Collection; Thurley; Camilla; BY JOHNNY; White Suede; Zhivago; and Rachel Gilbert.

As the ceremony closed, I got Goosebumps, how lucky was I to have attended this event in the Fashion capital of Australia, it left me longing for more.

The warm autumn weather offered comfort as we left, chatter increased again, this time it was all about the highs of the show.

For anyone who is an avid Fashion lover, or loves a good show, I would HIGHLY recommend getting in early to score your tickets for next years VAMFF, I know I will be.

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89TH ACADEMY AWARDS

The 89th Academy Awards is one that will go down in history!

Besides the unfortunate incident, this year La La Land cleaned up! A must see movie and a new favourite of mine, who doesn’t love a Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone collaboration. It was also the most  nominated film in film history and had the youngest Director to win an Academy Award.
And of course there was that moment Leonardo Di Caprio graced the stage to give Emma Stone best actress in a leading role.
Aside from the eventual ceremony the fashion was, lets say ‘Academy’ level with Paul Vasileff dressing two attendees in Paolo Sebastian.

Rosalind Ross, partner of Mel Gibson, wears a pastel nuage Paolo Sebastian French tulle ball gown from the label’s Wildflowers collection, featuring delicate Italian embroidery.

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Tony winner, actress and singer Cynthia Erivo is making her Oscars red carpet debut in a couture French lace corseted ball gown with pockets features embroidery from the label’s The Snow Maiden collection, which was inspired by Russian folktales.

Having been named Young Australian of the Year 2017 earlier this year, Paul Vasileff and his label continue to go from strength to strength.

“For someone to choose to wear one of our gowns to the Oscars is an absolute honour,” designer Paul Vasileff said.

“As a South Australian label this is an incredible opportunity to have,” Vasileff said.

Paolo Sebastian previously dressed presenter Giuliana Rancic at the 2014 Oscars, and most recently styled Corinne Foxx, daughter of actor Jamie Foxx, at the 2016 Golden Globes.

“As a South Australian label this is an incredible opportunity to have,” Vasileff said.

Paolo Sebastian previously dressed presenter Giuliana Rancic at the 2014 Oscars, and most recently styled Corinne Foxx, daughter of actor Jamie Foxx, at the 2016 Golden Globes.

The standout for me was the captivating La La Land couple Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone who donned classic Hollywood glamour. Ryan dressed in Gucci and Emma in Givenchy.

Until next year Hollywood.

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Photo source: Vogue/Paolo Sebastian
http://www.vogue.com.au/culture/red+carpet/galleries/oscars+2017+red+carpet+photos

PARIS FASHION WEEK 2016

It’s that time of the year again, where all your dreamiest fairytales come to life in Paris Fashion Week.

In the city of Love & Fashion, designers showcase their best Haute Couture Wear for our eyes to lust over.

Every year there is always one designer that knocks them all out of the park and this year we are giving that special mention to Adelaide’s own Paul Vasileff of Paolo Sebastian.

Paolo Sebastian is showcasing his Gilded Wings Couture Collection  AW16/17 for the first time in Paris, an inspiration and friend he has done it again.  Somehow his imagination has created everything we never realised we wanted.

Paul’s collection is now showing at La Maison Champs Elysees inspired by a Woodland Faery and as Paul said himself “I want my designs to capture the imagination and allow people to dream” and dreaming we are.

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Source: Adelaide Fashion Festival/Chris Kontos

Photo Cred: Adelfashionfest (Instagram)

Aside from some serious Aussie pride, we can’t skip out on the classics, featuring Christian Dior Haute Couture, Chanel, Elie Saab, Valentino who are giving us major 1920’s vibes and sporting a new spin on suits, which we will be featuring in a new post soon.  These classic designers are taking us far far away to a fantasy land where James Dean picks you up and you’re whisked away to the South of France to an elusive Movie Premier Elizabeth Taylor is starring in, ahhh if only.

It just gets better and better and we can’t get enough!

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CANNES 2016

Canne’s Film Festival has kicked off in France this week and it is all about the fashion.

Each red carpet event brings a new look for celebrities and fashion insiders, it provides them an opportunity to show off a style they couldn’t in their every day life and it gives the viewers something to lust over and a chance to dream.

The general public is fascinated with who wore what and we as fashion lovers, live for moments like these, those who dare to dream with fashion and take a dream of a designer and give it life.

Here are some of our favourite looks, bold, classic and just plain fashionable.

Photo source: Vogue & Elle

 

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MET GALA – MANUS X MACHINA 2016

It’s the age of technology and also the theme of this year Met Gala.

It’s the time where the inner fashion freak gets unleashed, Designers get free range and Guests get to show an unlikely side of thier personality.

There are so many ways to keep up to date with who wore what, where they partied and all the goss inbetween, now with various social media streams including live footage from Snapchat giving you major FOMO.

But we thought we would give you a little re-cap on some of our fav looks, those who stole the show and took you to the future of fashion!

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Check out the hashtag #metgala2016 & #manusxmachina for more!

 

 

2015 AFF – PAOLO SEBASTIAN

Our Adelaide Fashion Festival Weekend ended in the best way possible with front row seats to the new Paolo Sebastian ‘The Snow Maiden’  Autumn/Winter 2016 Collection which was inspired by Slavic Folktales of a Winter Empress.

Where to begin with this collection and better yet this show?

From the props to the faux snow on the ground, down to the lighting and the amazing music collation brought the Snow Maiden to life.

The show started off dim with the instrumental version of Once Upon a December playing in the background opening with a ready to wear long black coat.   From there ti went into all fur looks which included an all fur 50’s inspired dress with long black leather gloves.

We can easily say that was just one of our favourite looks from the show.  It then beautifully transitioned into what Paolo Sebastian is best known for, his unbelievable couture gowns which were exactly that unbelievable.

And once again Paul made what some would consider the impossible, possible.

Sheer, beading, tulle and detailed stitch work are just some of the main forms that made up his gowns. Every time one look came down we couldn’t help but turn and wait to see what beautiful creation was going to follow.  The collection along with the production felt like a dream.  For a moment we forget we were sitting in a marquee in the middle of Adelaide.

Paolo Sebastian took us on an enchanting adventure in a daze of a winter wonderland.  The Adelaide Fashion Festival closed on the highest note and we are honoured to have been able to witness all its glory.

Until next year AFF, we can’t wait!

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2015 AFF – FINALE

Last night was the finale show for this year’s Adelaide Fashion Festival, closing with creative genius Paolo Sebastian and let’s just say he shut it down!

Since it was the last of Adelaide Fashion Festival, we wanted to dress the part.

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Keeping it light and fresh and weather appropriate trying to capture that effortless chic cliché – well if you want to get technical it was pretty effortless as we were running around all day we didn’t have much time to pre-plan outfits.

With Georgia opting for a white suit that can basically be worn with anything and Alexis giving us major Blair Waldorf vibes in knitted skirt and chunky jewels.

See more posts from our AFF Wrap up coming soon on our blog

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2015 AFF LEXI CLOTHING & ALEXIS GEORGE

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Fateful Fashion made their fist appearance together at the Adelaide Fashion Festival attending the Lexi Clothing and AlexisGeorge fashion shows.  It was the best way to begin our fashion festival weekend! The show began with Lexi Clothing which is known for it’s edgy, modern style and that’s exactly what it brought. The colour palette was black and nude and when it was intertwined in one look it worked so well.  The pieces were a fresh take on fashion but instantly became timeless additions we lusted over and need in our wardrobe now.  The overall vibe of the show captured Lexi – confident & dangerous for all those bad girls out there wanting to make a statement.  The show then took a turn in to a wistful wonderland with flowing gowns gracing the runway.  AlexisGeorge still had a risk factor with their sheer take on the new elegant.

It made all the good girls want to be a little bad, because sometimes you need to be a bit dangerous when it comes to fashion.

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AFF countdown

The countdown to Adelaide Fashion Festival (AFF) has officially begun!! 6 short days until we will be sitting front row at Alexis George. YES That’s right ‘we’. 6 short days until Alexis steps back on to Australian soil for AFF and we are beyond excited! This will be the first time Fateful Fashion will finally be attending as a duo.

AFF has ramped it up this year with 4 days of fashionable events, we’re talking Alexis George, Aus Fashion Labels, Simonne Standing and of course Paolo Sebastian as well as many more crazy talented designers.

To be a part of the action head to www.adelaidefashionfestival.com.au to see what’s going on and when, trust us when we say this season of AFF is not to be missed. Tickets are selling fast, with less than a week to go!

See you there!

Georgia Hall Fateful Fashion at NYFW

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I know New York Fashion Week may seem like months ago but for us it’s still running through our veins as we recap on all that went down.

We were SO fortunate enough to have been invited this year, unfortunately Alexis’ was off doing wedding stuff so she couldn’t make it so I had to take one for the team and represent Fateful Fashion in the Big Apple.

When we started this blog, we had no idea where it would lead us. Sure we had goals and we  continue to set them but if someone would have said to me 3 years ago that you would be attending the Australian Showcase at New York Fashion Week, I would have responded with a ‘yeah right’.

Well on September 10 2015, one of my biggest dreams came true, and as I got out of the cliché yellow cab at Pier 59 Studio’s a rush of emotions ran through me that almost brought me to tears.

I was living my dream, how lucky am I!!!

Being in New York alone is everything a girl obsessed with fashion lusts over but to be there when Fashion Week commenced, is an experience I will never forget.

As the lights dimmed, I had my camera ready, Kygo started up and out came the Australian pride.

With brands such as  Belluccio, Viktoria Novak, Catherine R Couture, Deborah Selleck Couture, Luom.o, Mae’ Sunday, Nadz & Sabs and When Freddie Met Lilly, Bec & Bridge,  Emma Mulholland X Mambo, Sabo Luxe, Duskii Active, Hunt & Heart, Antonella Ianni, Eder+Berk, Emu Designs, Laguna Sydney, Mauricio Alpizar, Tatiana Light and fellow Adelaide girl Simmone Standing

I felt like a very proud Australian at that moment and I went a little snap happy trying to capture all my favourite garments (which was a lot of them).

We made a pact from the start with New York in our headlights and all we have to say is to the City that never sleeps, no place in the world can compare and New York, we’ll be back.

I apologize we have been a little dormant lately, it’s been a bit of a crazy time travelling around America (can’t complain) but we have a tonne of content coming your way so make sure you’re following us, so you don’t miss out on fashion and fashion and well, more fashion.

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HAWKEYE VINTAGE A LA MODE MELBOURNE EVENT

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This Thursday commences the glamorous vintage event held at the exquisite George Ball Room in Melbourne. (All details are listed below).

On Thursday 23rd July, the A La Mode event will kick off by launching its first ever pop up shop event which is followed by a fabulous evening of fashion & fun at the VIP Launch Event, which will feature music, fashion show, sweets by Sweet Cheeks Desserts, champagne by Clover Hill. The night will be MC’d by JMAC and following the event the Pop Up Shop will be open to the public July 24th & 25th so make sure all you Melbourne guys & gals get in real quick, because this is one event you WON’T want to miss!

With the gorgeous Parision themed setting, get ready to be dressed to impressed, celebrating both local & international fashion.  With Hawkeye Vintage hosting the event be prepared to be wowed by the incredible collection from designers:  Lady Petrova, The Eternal Headonist, Micky in the Van, Dainty & Bold and T.Serafina.

If the evening couldn’t get even more incredible, 10% of profits will be donated to Assist a Sista, Australian Charity which supports women recovering from domestic abuse.

And of course the guests won’t be leaving empty handed, with a gift bag filled with product samples & vouchers from their sponsors which inlcude the Body Shop, Zassni, Enbacci Skin Care and many many more.

Email info@hawkeyevintage.com for VIP access or any inquiries

Be sure not to miss out:
Location: The George Ballroom, 129 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda
Date: July 23rd 6pm-10pm (VIP LAUNCH – Invite Only) | July 24th 10am-7pm | July 25th 10am-6pm

To keep up to date for all the going ons for the event make sure to follow these Instagram accounts:
@fateful_fashion
@lady_petrova
@dainty_and_bold
@mickyinthevan
@theeternalheadonist
@t_serafinamelbourne

Paolo Sebastian – ‘Nightingale’

“The Nightingale sings a song so sweet and true, pale moonlight draped upon her shoulders.”

The amazing couture designer Paolo Sebastian granted us with the his new Spring/ Summer 2015/2016 ‘Nightingale’ collection and it is stunning.

Before beginning to read this post you were able to read the description of his beautiful collection and that alone gives you goosebumps. Mixing in effortless silhouettes with soft colors and creating magical illusions. This collection is a fairytale come true.

Below are just a few photos from this dreamy collection.

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CASPER & PEARL – ABRACADABRA

Casper & Pearl have launched their new range named Abracadra, and it is just that – magic.
For those of you who haven’t feasted your eyes on their collection, well look no further.

If you love inventive and jungle themed prints then look no further, here are some snaps from their launch & fashion show.

OSCARS 2015

In case you missed this year’s 87th Academy Awards, here is a little recap. Neil Patrick Harris was the charming host we all know and love him to be.  Glory was felt by all with the captivating performance of Glory by John Legend and Eddie Redmayne jumped up and down on stage like a child before giving his thanks to all those worthy for taking out Best Actor in a leading role for his character in ‘The Theory of Everything’.

And of course, what we live for, that elegant Red Carpet, here are some of the best looks worn by this year’s attendees.

Oh to be a fly on the wall, or the carpet.

Don’t forget to join the buzz and tell us what looks you loved on our social media pages www.facebook.com/fatefulfashion @fateful_fashion

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Catt Sadler – Charbel Zoe Couture

Giuliana Rancic_Steven Khalil

Giuliana Rancic – Steven Khalil

JLo_Elie Saab
Jennifer Lopez – Elie Saab

Margot Robbie_Saint Laurent
Margot Robbie – Saint Laurent

Reese Witherspoon_Tom Ford
Reese Witherspoon – Tom Ford

Rita Ora_ Marchesa
Rita Ora – Marchesa

Eddie Redmayne. Hannah Bagshawe_Alexander McQueen
Eddie Redmayne & Hannah Bagshawe – Alexander McQueen

Emma Stone_Elie Saab
Emma Stone – Elie Saab

Neil Patrick Harris. David Burkta_ Brunello Cucinelli.Calvin Klein
Neil Patrick Harris & David Burkta – Brunello Cucinelli & Calvin Klein

Rosamund Pike_Givenchy
Rosamund Pike – Givenchy

Zoe Saldana. Marco Perego_Versace

Zoe Saldana & Marco Perego – Versace

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Type 1 Awareness

Yesterday the Charity Group I am involved in – Type 1 Voice, teamed up with Deviation Road Winery and Australian Fashion Labels to help raise awareness on Type 1 Diabetes and also launch a new collaboration between Type 1 Voice and Australian Fashion Labels.

The new collaboration consists of a custom range of dresses where an internal pocket is created to hold the insulin pump discretely within the dress.

Type 1 Diabetes is a subject that’s very close to home. I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes almost 7 years ago, it’s been a roller-coaster ride, with many ups and downs,  I’ve learnt a lot about myself and would not be the person I am today if I didn’t have this disease.  One thing it has done, is open my eyes about helping those around me, I know firsthand how difficult it can be, and if there’s one thing I can do is offer support.

I’m very lucky to have the support I have, It has definitely made the journey a lot easier and that’s what the initiative of Type 1 Voice, to help support people like me in their everyday life, from work to School and University and even to ensure they are getting the right type of support from their medical team.

Thanks to Australian Fashion Labels for their support in this cause and for allowing me to showcase this beautifully structured gingham dress designed by Finders Keepers from their new range.  I teamed it with my Steve Madden wedge navy heels and my new sunnies from Naked Boutique in Rundle Street.

Overall it was an amazing turnout in the picturesque winery Deviation Road and a lot of awareness was raised for a meaningful cause, one that benefits many including myself

Visit the Type 1 Voice and Australian Fashion Labels website to view the new range and find out more.

Xo Georgia

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Fashion & Fizz

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Fateful Fashion are proud to announce their partnership with Australian Fashion Labels & Type 1 Voice for the Fundraiser event held at Deviation Road Winery

The event which will be hosted by Media Presenter Nerida Foord and will benefit Type 1
Voice, a not-for-profit charity that helps raise awareness for those living with type 1 diabetes. The
organisation hopes to help eliminate social stigmas surrounding the condition and help boost the emotional
and physical confidence of those requiring insulin therapy.

“The decision to host a fashion show stems from our strong focus on helping grow self-esteem and
confidence in people living with diabetes,” says Lorraine Pitman, Type 1 Voice founder and chair. “Fashion
is a global statement of how people feel, and people with diabetes need to self-manage publicly every
day.”

Besides having Deviation Road Winery in Longwood in the Adelaide Hills as the backdrop for ‘Fashion &
Fizz’, with guests enjoying their premium wines, the winery’s owner and winemaker, Kate Laurie, is personally connected to the cause. Kate was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes herself in 2009 and is a member of Type 1 Voice. It was while dining with friends Melanie and Dean Flintoft, directors of Australian
Fashion Labels, that the opportunities for a fundraiser took form.

“It was at a dinner party with Melanie and Dean [Flintoft] that we really started talking about the restrictions the insulin pump put on people in their fashion choices,” explains Kate.

Kate is also currently in discussions for further collaborations between Australian Fashion Labels and the diabetes community, with the first exciting concept to the launched on the night.

Australian Fashion Labels will present the February ranges from their brands, Cameo, Finders Keepers, Keepsake and The Fifth on the runway for the first time. Local accessories designer Miss Margie will also showcase her newest range of accessories.

‘Fashion & Fizz’ tickets include drinks, nibbles, runway show and silent auction.

@type1voice @ausfashionlabels @deviationroad #fashionandfizz

‘FASHION & FIZZ’ EVENT INFO
WHEN: Saturday 7 February 2015, 5-7pm
WHERE: Deviation Road Winery, 207 Scott Creek
Road, Longwood
COST: $45
BOOKINGS: www.deviationroad.com/wine

Frozen

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Last week was the launch of Frozen Beer Co.  The event was hosted at the Loft Bar, one of Adelaides trendy venues.  People poured in to pour a cup of their first taste of Frozen Beer.

A revolution to the traditional Aussie summer drink, one that won’t melt away as soon as you sit in the sun.  It’s something that you need to try it to believe it.

Imagine to have your favorite beer served consistently cold in this hot summer with a delicious, silky and smooth beer.

It’s a craze that originated in Japan and has since gone on and become a hit in the US, Canada and even France! In the US, frozen beer was introduced to the Dodgers Stadium where baseball fans can enjoy a frozen beer at $11 a pint. Frozen beer can also be enjoyed on a day out at  Walt Disney’s Epcot Theme Park, Bay Lake Florida. In Chicago this year, frozen beer was available at Lagunitas Beer Circus and music festivals.

Frozen Beer Co. has already been causing quite a stir on social media with some of Adelaide’s famous faces having joined together to promote the new product. From the likes of Bollywood actress and model, Lucinda Nicholas, My Kitchen Rule’s Paul Wood, Insta famous Jake Bley, photographer Alex Drewniak, ex-Adelaide Councilor and business man Francis Wong, Finesse Model Madz Ando, Channel ‘s Christina Cavaleri as well as many others.

The event was also filled with Adelaide’s Fashion finest, with photographers snapping away outfit shots all night long where over 350 of Adelaide’s lucky A-list got to have their first taste..

Thank you to everyone involved for kicking off the silly sister with a bang!

For the occasion I wore one of my favorite crop blazers’ by Forever 21, teamed with black high waisted shorts and my trust black heel, an easy comfortable outfit for a perfect summers night in Adelaide City.

Venues/festivals interested in serving frozen beer should contact Frozen Beer Co. www.frozenbeerco.com

Photo credit: Frozen Beer Co. Facebook Page

Xo

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

It’s hereeee! The event of the year that needs no introduction New York Fashion Week – the place we would all rather be ‘front row’. So without tormenting you any longer, check our the Runway Shows of the always fabulous DNKY, A Designer Interview of Vivenne Tam and New York Street Style and a few more other treats, enjoy!

London Collection: Men’s SS15

London Collection: Men’s SS15

With Designers such as Hackett London, Jimmy Choo and Moschino what’s not to love about this Men’s Collection straight from London?

For all you Men out there get ready for Spring/Summer of 2015 and because we are so nice and know how much you all adore Margot Robbie (you’re lying if you don’t) we have a special interview for your eyes only!

We have the exclusive videos for you on our events page www.fatefulfashion.com/events

Xo

Chanel Beauty Event

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Yesterday, I had the privilege of being invited to the Chanel Beauty National Tour held at our very own Macy’s at Riverpark. Where their most talented makeup artists tour with them and hold a special event for Chanel customers at the local Macy’s. This was my first time invited since I just switched over to all beauty things Chanel. It felt so good to get freshened up and more tips on my daily beauty routine as It is my favorite designer brand.

To see the full event details and more photos head to our ‘Events’ page www.fatefulfashion.com/events

Xo

TEO Magazine Launch

TEO Magazine Launch

Get ready, because Issue 1 of Teo Magazine is set to launch tomorrow! 1 sleep away from a Magazine filled with Fashion & Culture and amazing content.

I wish I could tell you more, but you will just have to wait and see what TEO is yet to bring, collaborating with some of the best designers in Australia it’s going to be a long night waiting but to make sure you don’t miss out on the Launch be sure to check our social media pages for updates on the OFFICIAL launch.

Hope you’re just as excited as we are!
Congrats to the TEO team

Xo

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Met Gala 2014

Met Gala 2014

If for some reason you missed all that was of this years Met Gala or simply can’t get enough of the A-list looks and interviews – we have you covered. To start off, why not start at the top, the ‘Opening of Anna Wintour Costume Center at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in MET GALA’ by none other than the First Lady Michelle Obama followed by Celebrity Interviews on the Red Carpet from Sarah Jessica Parker and her “OUTFIT”, the ever glamorous Rosie-Huntington-Whiteley, Zooey Deschanel and many, many more.

Head to www.fatefulfashion.com/events for FULL coverage
Xo

Logies 2014

Logies 2014

This year at the 2014 TV Week Logie Awards, local Adelaide designer Paul Vasileff reinforced his position as a red carpet favourite as five of Australia’s sweethearts shone in custom Paolo Sebastian gowns at the 2014 TV Week Logie Awards.

Carrie Bickmore, Michelle Bridges, Kylie Gillies, Dannii Minogue and Ada Nicodemou worked closely with the Paolo Sebastian team on their custom gowns, with each piece reflecting their individual style.

See all their looks on our ‘events’ page
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Thanks Paul for giving us the opportunity to share your amazing journey! Xo

MBFW 2014

MBFW 2014

This Mercedes Benz Fashion Week held in Sydney from the 6th of April was one that has left everybody talking!
We were fortunate enough to have the ‘Yung Prince’ Troy Beman, our fabulous friend and fashion guru give us some insider pics, we are still dying over his selfie with Nicole Warne of Gary Pepper Vintage.

See the pictures and links to some of the best shows at this years Fashion Week (Oh and if you’re not already, check our The Yung Prince on Instagram & Facebook)

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ADELAIDE FASHION FESTIVAL OFFICIAL OPENING PARTY

ADELAIDE FASHION FESTIVAL OFFICIAL OPENING PARTY

On Friday I had the honor of covering this event for my friend Betty
Samis’ ‘All About Entertainment Page’
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Last night was the Official Opening Party for the Adelaide Fashion Festival. The sun was shining as people proudly arrived at Governor’s House, the event kicked off with a speech from the Governor himself (His Excellency Rear Admiral Kevin Scarce) welcoming everyone with an introduction as to what to expect for Adelaide Fashion Festival and thanking everyone for their ongoing support.
The speech was then met with a red carpet fashion parade including pieces by George Gross & Harry Who, who recently celebrated their 40th Anniversary.
For the rest of the night everyone spent walking through some of the stunning rooms at Governors’ House, which were filled with gorgeous Models wearing some of the items we will be seeing in the coming week.
I had the opportunity to talk to the ladies from Bellissimo who were over the moon to be involved in this year’s festival, the look they went for this year was sleek, modern with a hint of rockabilly that fit nicely with the trends for Spring this year. You couldn’t miss this years ‘Face of AFF´(Adelaide Fashion Festival) Lucy Bayet looking drop dead gorgeous in her red sequin gown.
During the night I also caught up with two very popular designers, Paul Vasileff of Paolo Sebastian and Cristine Tridente of Couture + Love + Madness who were also extremely excited for this year’s Fashion Festival which kicks off on the 18th of October with ‘Variety on King William’
Location: King William Road, Hyde Park
Time: 11:45am – 3:30pm
Tickets: $130
Head over to the Adelaide Fashion Festival Facebook page to keep in the loop!
https://www.facebook.com/AdlFashionFest
Overall the night was a success with everyone who attended proud to see the local talent and help their visions grow, the love of fashion was definitely in the air and excitement exuded with chatter increasing from the guests who sipped on champagne and were served with exquisite cocktail platter selections.
The hype for this Fashion season is stronger than ever an event not to be missed.

Check out more from our ‘events’ page and see pictures from this event
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Paris Fashion Week

Paris Fashion Week

The week just passed was the legendary, couture Paris Fashion Week!

When it comes to Fashion Week – Paris holds the reign position.

Which only makes sense considering we are about to show you some of the worlds favorite and most respected designers, Louis Vuitton, Alexander McQueen, Elie Saab, Stella McCartney, Givenchy, Celine and of course Chanel.

We must warn you, what you are about to see will make you fall in love with fashion even more, with never before seen looks and cutting edge designs we only wish we were there to witness this magic in person.

However, live stream video footage is still pretty good, so we aren’t complaining!

We hope you enjoy, something tells us you will.

Without any delay here they are ‘the Royals’ – we would give you more insight in to what you are about to see but we thought it’s best for you to experience it without any further information.

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Xo
Fateful Fashion

MILAN FASHION WEEK

MILAN FASHION WEEK

It’s that time again, Fashion Week! Lately we’ve been overwhelmed with the amount of coverage we have received for the last few Fashion Weeks of fashion season for Spring/Summer 2014 and now we have the privilege to cover Milan.

With the likes of Gucci, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana just to name drop a few! The shows this season are PACKED with the best trends that are coming away, full of inspiration and temptation to shop we can’t wait till some of these looks get in our wardrobe.

These leading designers are paving the way and you get to see it here!

Enjoy xo

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LONDON FASHION WEEK

LONDON FASHION WEEK

The stylish Harry Styles introduces London Fashion Week speaking of which we have lots of great designers coming to you now!

It has been a very fashionable season with New York Fashion Week last week now we have the highlights from London Fashion Week and then next up is Milan Fashion Week.

With a new take on what you would normally expect for Spring/Summer 2014, to see what we are talking about keep scrolling down for footage straight off the catwalk in London

We are so excited to see what else can be expected for SS 2014 and we were pretty stoked to see Harry’s face grace London Fashion Week just before he sets off to Australia!

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NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

Aaand that’s a wrap! The end is here for another year unfortunately, but here are some last Fashion Shows before you go!

Don’t forget to see our previous reports below and stay tuned for more Fashion Weeks coming soon (hint: London)

Xo

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NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

The fashion continues, and today not only do we have more Michael Kors, but our inspiration Rachel Zoe lets the models do the walking but the fashion do the talking, her collection is sure to steer Spring 2014 in her direction.
Of course we have other names such as Steven Alan & J.Crew proving us with more fashion envy.

Check it out!
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Xo Fateful Fashion

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

Harper Beckham has the best seat in the house, front row next to Anna Wintour at New York Fashion Week!

Speaking of which, we have more, straight from the chic streets of New York to your very lap!

Featuring EVEN more high end designers on the catwalk today, names such as Michael Kors, Vera Wang, Jenny Packham and a few other fashionable surprises thrown in!

Check out the footage below, and don’t forget to check in daily for more New York Fashion Week!

Enjoy!
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NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

We promised you there would be more, and here it is; a recap from Day 2 of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week!

There is lots, and we mean lots in store for you tonight! With designers such as Zimmerman, Lacoste, Nautica, Herve Ledger and even collections from the Academy of Art University & The Fashion Law Institute, you have the luxury of picking which you would like to watch, and why not watch them all.

The architecture in some of these pieces goes above and beyond, we are loving all the different use of textures and can’t wait till some of these trends hit the stores! We can only assume that it’s going to get bigger and better as the week goes on. New York Fashion Week has started with a bang!

There’s even a little treat for you men in here!

Watch them here!

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Xo Fateful Fashion

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK – SHOWS

Well, it’s here! The long awaited Fashion Week bringing you the finest fashion for Spring Summer 2014.
First up we have Candela, Marissa Webb, Supima, BCBGMaxaZria, Richard Chai, Tadashi Shoji.

Stay tuned for more BIG designer names coming soon at New York Fashion Week!

WE LOVE FASHION WEEK – Especially NEW YORK FASHION WEEK!
By the looks of things, so does Ryan Gosling 😉

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Xo FatefulFashion
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NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

It’s coming, we can hear the faint sound of stilettos pounding the catwalk.

Join us in our ultimate fashion journey which is ‘New York Fashion Week’.

Here’s a sneak peak video of the countdown!

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Xo FatefulFashion
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40 Years of Fashion

40 Years of Fashion

Yesterday we celebrated two well respected Designers and Men in Fashion, George Gross & Harry Watt.

The event was held at the Hilton Adelaide, where we enjoyed acts from Tim Campbell, Andrew Desilva & Rachel Leahcar.

We were greeted with champagne to toast Mr George Gross & Harry Watt. There was a slideshow showcasing all their triumphs which included Fashion Weeks in Hong Kong, Paris, New York, London and many more with a highlight that tugged at the heart strings of many – the chance to dress Princess Diana.

They have seen many fashion trends and icons come and go, but one thing that has always remained is their impeccable taste, their love of fashion and their commitment to designing and creating clothes out of top quality fabrics and going that extra mile making sure the cut is perfect.

Not only do they respect each other immensely but their buyers, most of their customers have been loyal since they started their venture in 1973.

40 years on and they still have drive to continue.

Congratulations to both Harry & George on a beautiful and successful fashion journey.

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Miami Fashion Week – Swim footage

Miami Fashion Week - Swim footage

We told you it was coming!

Right here at your fingertips, the best of the Summer 2014 collections!

Everything from cover ups, itsy bitsy bikinis, structured swimsuits, sexy surf wear and even models rocking dreadlocks. What more could you want?

Check out all the footage, right here!!

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Miami Fashion Week – Swimwear

Miami Fashion Week - Swimwear

Are you ready? The countdown begins, get ready for a packed Summer Collection 2014.

It’s never too early to start planning your summer wherever you are, and this week you will be more than inspired to get your signature summer look down pact!

We are so excited, Miami here we come!

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Berlin Fashion Week

Berlin Fashion Week

A quick snap of Marcel Ostertag collection looking flawless on the catwalk

To check out the full collection and the rest of Berlin’s day 2 & 3 highlights

head to our events page and get watching!
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Berlin Fashion Week

Berlin Fashion Week

Well Ladies & Gentlemen, we have a lot in store for you tonight. From Marc Stone, SoPopular, Green Showroom to Hien Le.

There really is no need for us to describe what each video entials it’s best for your eyes to do the work!

One thing is for sure the Spring Summer Collection 2014 is major this season, with classic cool trends, silky fabric, chic designs and endless glamour.

I can definitely see a few of these looks becoming the next big thing this summer, so guys & gals it’s best to stock up now, consider it insurance for everything you need for your 2013 SS wardrobe.

Enjoy!
Xo Fateful Fashion

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London’s Men’s Fashion Week – Burberry

London's Men's Fashion Week - Burberry

Showcasing the perfect combination of color, sophistication and simplicity.

Burberry brings it all for their SS14 collection runway show.

We’re not going to convince you with words, so we suggest you press play and let your ears sail away while your eyes do all the work.

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Keep enjoying Men’s Fashion Week, we sure are!

Xo Fateful Fashion
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London Men’s Fashion Week SS14

Boy, do we have a lot in store for you this evening, not one, not two, but three straight from the runway clips at the London Men’s Fashion Week.

First up we have Savile Row & St James, showing us how to really wear a suit. Our next stop is to the ever-pleasing Rag & Bone and for the final act, Hackett London bring a very french inspired, semi formal day wear. Which we just love!

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Topman MFW London SS14

Topman design bring their all to the beginning of Men’s Fashion Week London

Men, it’s time to tune in.

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