FASHION

Wangkangurru Yarluyandi artists bring stories of Country to life in debut fashion line

With the launch of their debut collection, Red Ridge the Label is shining a spotlight on Central Western Aboriginal artists. The inaugural collection Diamantina was...

Designers celebrated at inaugural National Indigenous Fashion Awards

Several deadly designers were celebrated Wednesday night at the inaugural National Indigenous Fashion Awards (NIFAs). Celebrating diversity, innovation, ethics and culture, the NIFAs were broadcast...

The Koorie Circle decolonising through statement earrings

Handmade with love, The Koorie Circle is a business that brings women together, making them feel good through fashion and culture. Gunditjmara woman Laura Thompson...

Deadly Denim takes exclusively Nyungar fashion line to LA Fashion Week

As we celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, National Indigenous Times shines a spotlight on Australia’s incredible First Nations women. With a penchant for spotting opportunities...

Indigenous fashion exhibition embodies cycle of life and Country

A collection of wearable stories of Country and culture is coming to Bendigo Art Gallery. Piinpi: Contemporary Indigenous Fashion will showcase leading First Nation...

Remote arts centre turns art collaboration into an artform

Located in the Yuendumu community on the Tanami Road between the Western Australian border and Uluru, the unassuming and remote Warlukurlangu Arts Centre is...

Oscar Hunt suits tailored to Indigenous storytelling and social enterprise

The age old saying, “the suit maketh the man,” is being flipped on its head with a new collaboration from Amity Guild, Oscar Hunt...

Indigenous fashion making presence felt at Perth Fashion Festival 2019

Perth Fashion Festival’s Indigenous runway is hitting Yagan Square this Sunday, showcasing two of Perth’s best Aboriginal designers: Deadly Denim and Kirrikin. The show will...

First Nations fashion encapsulated at Melbourne Fashion Week

As Melbourne Fashion Week wraps up, the city’s Indigenous fashion scene is on full display in Fashion Capsule 3. The exhibition features a range of...

Nunavut fashion show in Iqaluit by Inuit, for Inuit

This story was first published by APTN News in Canada. It has been republished here with permission.  When there is a fashion show in Nunavut, it’s...

Look whose handiwork Choo chooses

His artwork caught the attention of couture shoe designer Jimmy Choo, who has used it on prototypes for his high-end shoes and is in...

Make a pocket-sized fashion statement

  Artwork by Indigenous artists Elverina Johnson and Justin Butler is adding a dash of cultural colour to men’s attire through a range of silk...
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