mbfwa

Fashion

australia's breakout male models reflect on modelling

Insights from some of our favourite faces.
i-D Team
6.8.18
straights ups

the next gen of australian fashion, straight up

Sydney photographer Daphne Nguyen shoots the cool kids of Australian Fashion Week.
i-D Team
6.1.18
Fashion

this year’s australian fashion week celebrated community

The who, what and where of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia 2018.
i-D Team
5.23.18
Fashion

meet the models captivating australian fashion in 2018

We gathered the standout faces of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia.
i-D Team
5.17.18
Fashion

sweetness and smarts: the new gen of home-grown models charming their way to the top

MBFWA is more than an opportunity for designers to share their resort collections, it’s our introduction to the faces making their first season debut. We brought our favourite new models in for a day in the studio to talk music, friendship, and the...
i-D Team
5.31.17
Sydney

backstage at mbfwa: romance was born resort 18

Romance Was Born shows always draw a unique kind of attention at fashion week. Usually reserved as the sweet treat to open or close the festival, people talk about them with a dreamy, misty-eyed sentiment often lacking in the fast moving and often...
i-D Staff
5.19.17
Sydney

backstage at mbfwa: strateas carlucci resort 18

For their resort 18 show, Transist, Strateas Carlucci confirmed that the whispers and shivers their new direction has evoked have been well deserved. Continuing to play with the aesthetic profile they revealed last season, the designers were dually...
i-D Staff
5.18.17
Sydney

backstage at mbfwa: zambesi resort 18

New Zealand legends Elisabeth Findlay and Dayne Johnston have brought a little moonlight into their latest Zambesi offering, cutting their signature dark looks with splashes of mustard, sprays of sequins and pearlescent florals. Never ones to succumb...
i-D Staff
5.17.17
Sydney

backstage at mbfwa: pageant resort 18

For Pageant’s inaugural MBFW runway, designers Amanda Cumming and Kate Reynolds channeled the punk, DIY spirit of Melbourne’s underground drain dwellers, The Cave Clan. Like a tech-fabric adorned girl gang heading home from an all night cave rave...
i-D Staff
5.16.17
straight ups

monica russell

This year MBFWA opened with Bella Hadid, closed with Oscar de la Renta and showcased resort collections from many great Australian labels in between. Here are some of the stylish folks who caught the action.
i-D Staff
5.24.16
News

anger after bella hadid leads catwalk of all-white models to beyoncé’s formation

The social super’s star turn during MBFWA has turned to controversy over the use of the black pride anthem on a white-out catwalk.
Cheryl Santos
5.18.16