On April 31, the town of Claremont transformed into a colourful explosion of art and fashion for the annual ART TRA festival.
The three day event consisted of incredible aerial artists, art gallery displays, street performers, live music, and – (where we come in) the STM Renaissance Runway Show inspired by the Renaissance Cultural Movement.
Curated and styled by WA stylist, Teagan Sewell, sourcing fashions from the surrounding retailers in Claremont quarter, models are seen dressed in our colorful fur pieces which are available from stockist Emerald Store.
Featured along the 300m runway and captured in the images below were our fur jackets and fur accessories; Mongolian Fur Coat in Teal, Zurie Multcoloured Fur Clutch and Exotique Fur Jackets in Forrest Green and in Natural.
Head pieces, masks, and layered accessories including our textured winter fur
Photographed by Adam Nalapraya
Makeup: TXC Collective
Hair: Maurice Meade
Met Gala: Behind the Scenes
“Fashion.. it’s a kind of theatre” – Vogue Editor in Chief, Anna Wintour
Celebrating art, fashion and film for the AW16 Fashion Film Festival, we were delighted to be a feature of the exclusive advance screening night of “The First Monday in May”.
The Gala Premiere took place leading up to Met Gala 2016 at Luna Palace Cinemas in Leederville, Monday the 2nd of May.
The costume theming of the night coordinated with the documentary, which gives a behind the scenes insight into what planning the 2015 Met Gala Exhibition “China: Through the Looking Glass” was like.
Gorgeous models from Vivien’s Model Management paraded in outfits by Australian women’s fashion labels Camilla and Marc, Empire Rose and Mode & Affaire.
Our fur jackets, fur stoles and ostrich feather boleros looked absolutely stunning and we enjoyed being a part of the evening.
An explosion of bright colours covered the pages of the West Weekend on Saturday the 29th of April as Perth Model, Nonny Mullholland took to the Elizabaeth Quay Carousel wearing this season’s predicted winter trend of quirky prints and accessories.
With styling by Emma Bergmeier-Varian, stylist for Dropstitch, Nonny wears the Mongolian Fur Coat in Teal and the new Lowe Fur Jacket in Neopolitan, photographed by Ian Gillsepie.
Blush Feather Love Affaire
Our latest blush feather pieces have been making several appearances in the media - ruffling feathers with Australia's fashion elite! The Delphine Ostrich Feather Skirt + Peggy Silk Robe in Blush as seen in STM Perth, worn by Perth girl turned New York Model Nicole Harrison.
Mode & Affaire Bride Backstage at ABFW
We are excited to share a gallery of our favourite images taken from when we headed backstage during the 2016 Australian Bridal Fashion Week Runway Show, held at Australian Technology Park, Sydney.On the 24th of June, day one of the fashion week saw International and Australian buyers and members of the media attending the exclusive Catwalk Show and speaking to a selection of bridal couture designers including; Inbal Dror, Zuhair Murad, Monique Lhuillier, Holly Rose Couture, LUOM.O Fara Almasi Couture, When Freddie Met Lilly and many more.
The second day allowed for brides-to-be to not only shop couture designs as featured on the 20metre runway, but also have the chance to speak exclusively with the designers themselves at the ABFW Bridal Fashion Outlet.
Mode & Affaire Bride were pleased to be involved at the second ever, ABFW event, with being backstage at the Runway Show as one of the many highlights of the week spent in Sydney.
See below for exclusive behind the scenes images, with models wearing the Laci Fur Bolero in Snow and Plume Feather Bolero in Snow, which feature in our Winter Wedding Collection of Feather and Fur garments for brides.