Louis Vuitton’s new men’s wear designer and the New York-based Australian first met when they were both working with Kanye West.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia’s resort 2019 showcase featured more than 90 designers from Australia, New Zealand, the U.K. and China.
London-based Wickstead will unveil her resort 2019 collection in Sydney on May 15 during Australian Fashion Week.
The award is the latest accolade for the up-and-coming ath-leisure brand from Sydney, which boasts over 100 stockists and has done collaborations with Reebok and SoulCycle.
Richard Umbers’ abrupt departure follows less than a week after Australia’s largest department store chain issued its third profit downgrade this financial year.
Dave Tanner is set to oversee an action sports empire of more than 600 stores and roughly 10,000 workers globally in the company’s buy of Billabong.
Each winner will receive a financial grant of $15,324 and assistance securing an internship placement with an international fashion company.
The Chinese couturier is among more than 100 international artists and designers whose work is being featured in the National Gallery of Victoria Triennial.
The $24.7 billion deal will build a global giant betting on bricks-and-mortar.
The 67 stockkeeping unit line of beachwear and accessories is being pre-launched in Australia to coincide with the start of the southern hemisphere summer.
The 32-year-old is the youngest recipient of the award, which is considered the Australian fashion industry’s most prestigious honor.
The two entities will merge to form a new fashion industry peak body.
Sydney-based Khalil is launching new product categories and expanding his presence in London, Europe and Los Angeles.
The winners were announced at a lunch in Sydney.