The NZFW Exhibition Showcase, which runs across Fashion Week and Fashion Weekend, presents a selection of must-see New Zealand brands. Head to the Exhibition space on the ground floor (between the downstairs bar and entrance to The Runway) to view jewellery, footwear, lingerie, accessories, hair and skincare and more. See below for a full list of exhibitors:
Andrea Moore Eyewear
Hand crafted from Italian acetate, and finished with 24 carat gold plated hinges, Andrea Moore eyewear is designed with luxury at the forefront.
Andrea Moore Jewellery
Quirky and cool, Andrea Moore’s witty take on silver jewellery borrows from the themes of her recent ready to wear collections, in particular the whimsical iconography of the Vanitas and Surrealist art movements.
New Zealand underwear brand Confitex will hit the runway at NZ Fashion Week with its Hi-Life lingerie collection. Designer Frantisek Riha-Scott created the brand and its innovative products to give modern women a life without limits.
Eithne Curran beauty for hair collection has been created with the purest of intentions using a gentle botanical cleansing process. Perfected over ten years, it is authentic and proudly made in New Zealand.
Gallynine is exploration of modern luxury expressed through devotion to form, beauty and craftsmanship. The bags are created using fine Italian leather and exotic skins.
12 Glamour Evil Eyewear
12 GLAMOUR EVIL EYEWEAR knows it’s the little things that matter the most. Their hand-tooled manufacturing process guarantees attention to detail, and ensures that the spirit of craftsmanship lives on in the products they create.
Hailwood presents: The classic leather basketball boot. In true street style, these retro inspired boots are designed to complement the new range of denim and bold prints of the Summer 15 collection. Available in black and white.
Jasmin Sparrow’s SS15 Jewellery collection Queen is inspired by the precious jewels of ancient Egyptian times. Expect a bold colour palette using traditional Egyptian gemstones, carefully curated to create a highly covetable collection.
Julian Danger offers two distinct seasonal collections. While the brand’s fashion-focused ‘Mainline’ offers a fruity mixture of youthful, edgy, print-dominated pieces, the more sophisticated ‘Classic Label’ sticks to offering a chic, timeless range, using mainly silks, wools and natural fibres. Together with a seasonal leather shoe and bag collection, Julian Danger offers affordable, high-quality, high fashion across a wide age bracket. Every Julian Danger garment is made with love.
Bold and vibrant yet down to earth and versatile, Courtney Jamieson has captured her unique style and crafted it into beautiful handcrafted jewellery and accessory pieces.
Michael John Jewellery
Michael John Jewellery’s new music-inspired collection (TURN ME ON ) is being launched in the Exhibition space at 2015 New Zealand Fashion Week.
Perky is a Brazilian footwear brand creating alpargatas, a shoe much like espadrilles, but with an innovative construction, PVC sole and creative prints and fabrics.
As one of New Zealand’s leading leather handbag and accessories labels, Saben’s collections are born to excite the senses and are recognised for their beautiful textural leathers, striking colour palette and exceptional designs showcased in seasonal ranges.
TOMS, the global footwear company famous for their One for One movement, are thrilled to join NZFW where they will be introducing their latest shoes and accessories range in a TOMS experience space where attendees can interact with the brand like never before.
TOUS’s recognisable style is synonymous with modern luxury and reflected across their lifestyle range of jewellery, leather goods, fragrances, watches, eyewear and accessories.
Willa & Mae
Willa & Mae is a response to the real need for luxury sleepwear and the demand and appreciation of high quality garments. This mentality is instilled in their practice, where each garment is thoughtfully designed and crafted to the highest quality.
Founded and inspired by clothing designer Karen Zhang in 2013, X-Plain’s collections consist of unique prêt-à-porter garments made with quality fabrics and an emphaisis on layering and garment cohesion.
The Yu Mei aesthetic is about sumptuous simplicity; bags, and knits that seek to complement rather than upstage. Made from New Zealand sourced 100% premium deer nappa, each Yu Mei leather item is individually handmade and crafted in the southern arts-enclave of Dunedin.
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