Lately, anyone who follows fashion would have been inundated with show coverage and fanfare from the various fashion weeks happening internationally. (To catch up on the latest international trends, read here and here).
Whilst the overseas shows may make you want to jump straight on a plane to shop these covetous labels in their natural habitat, there is simply no need to head overseas in the pursuit of great fashion anymore! Our very own backyard is home to some much loved labels that are on the fast track to becoming iconic and sought-after international brands in their own right.
Read on for 7 of our favourite local Aussie labels that’ll save you that ticket to New York…
Caslazur is a womenswear label with a luxury resort-like feel. Created by Cassie Snelgar, a South African native and true wanderer, Snelgar is lucky enough to call Sydney, Hong Kong, London and Johannesburg home.
Inspired by exotic cultures, African folklore and the natural phenomena of her birth country, Snelgar fuses her own original prints with luxurious fabrics to create comfortable, fashion forward pieces that are already making a huge splash across the globe. The label has garnered the attention of celebrities such as Cara Delevingne, Jennifer Hawkins and Kylie Minogue and has received coverage across Elle UK and Vogue.
Caslazur’s new capsule range, Acapulco Loco, boasts intoxicating exotic prints, subdued pastels and opulent hand-woven metallics, which are incorporated into the perfect mix of relaxed tailoring, linen separates and breathable camis. Every piece is a reflection of the luxe-nomadic lifestyle as envisioned by Caslazur.
The collection is travel friendly and easy to wear, offering an effortlessly stylish selection of beautifully crafted pieces, from structured day wear to romantic flowing evening wear, as well as a vast array of staple accessories that are required pull off an effortlessly elegant look wherever you are.
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