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Author Lock, Simon P., author.

Title In the front row : how Australian fashion made the world stage / Simon P. Lock.

Published Carlton, Victoria : Melbourne University Press, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  746.920994 LOCK    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail SpC/MUP  746.920994 LOCK    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description viii, 248 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations (chiefly colour), portraits ; 24 cm
regular print
Summary In the Front Row charts the rise of Australian Fashion Week, from one man's ambition to take Australian fashion to the world, to the glittering international event it is today. Simon P. Lock's determination placed Sydney on the international fashion week circuit, up there with New York, London, Milan and Paris.Lock's story takes you backstage for the twenty years that Fashion Week has wowed the world. It tells the story of daring designers, supermodels and celebrities and details how Australia's biggest fashion stars?Akira Isogawa, Collette Dinnigan, Peter Morrissey, Wayne Cooper, sass & bide, Zimmermann, Dion Lee and Ellery?got their start. He reveals the parts Miranda Kerr, Elle Macpherson, Linda Evangelista, Dita Von Teese and Cate Blanchett played in this often drama-filled adventure.
Subject Mercedes Benz Australia Fashion Week -- History.
Fashion -- Australia -- History.
Fashion shows -- Australia -- History.
Fashion design -- Australia -- History.
Fashion designers -- Australia.
ISBN 9780522867916