New Zealand Fashion Week kicks off 28-31 August
Viaduct Events Centre, located on Auckland’s vibrant waterfront will be hosting the biggest week of the sartorial calendar! Offering an early glimpse at key trends and Spring / Summer collections from some of our country’s most beloved brands, NZ Fashion Weekend (from 1 – 3 September 2017) will also transform into a one-stop beauty destination and see the return of the much-anticipated opportunity to secure prized designer pieces at discounted prices.
Kicking off a weekend filled with amazing shows, iconic fashion legends WORLD — famous for their theatrical, extravagant and inspiring shows — will open NZ Fashion Weekend 2017 with the pomp and ceremony it deserves. Following them, a formidable league of designers — spanning the likes of Knuefermann, Russell Athletic as well as the beloved Kids show presented by Little Treasures Magazine and Resene Designer Runway show featuring every designer on the NZFW schedule — will ensure you want for nothing all weekend long. To peruse all the weekend shows you can attend, click here.
The event is not only for fashion designers, but also offers THE 2017 NZFW PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION, supported by Kingsize Studios, is a chance to attend New Zealand Fashion Week 2017 as an apprentice photographer. 20 aspiring photographers are needed to be part of the NZFW team at this iconic New Zealand event. These 20 photographers have the chance of a lifetime to work across the event, shooting catwalk, backstage and around the venue, with the goal of furthering their practical experience and launching their photography career. To be considered for the 2017 NZFW Photography Competition enter your personal details HERE, with a 100-word blurb about you and a portfolio of 10 shots.
International buyers and media from some of the most esteemed showrooms and titles worldwide will attend the NZFW trade week, and be the first people through the doors of the newly introduced on-site Trade Space.
Another recent news from the event is the recent sponsor, NZFW’s Official Wine Partner, Crown Range Cellar.
Head to the event official website and participate as a designer, photographer, attendee or any other way you fall in… the fact is New Zealand will rock this September.