Cityscape checks out what's hot in the coming spring/summer season.
The 10 (Fashion) Commandments
1 Trelise Cooper Days of Flower Lives Dress (RRP $899) and Filigree Fine Jewels 9ct Yellow Gold Twig and Leaf Pendant ($900) 2 Louche Bergen Dress 3 Rag & Bone 4 Crocodile Leather Tote (RRP $195) from Florian Rhodes 5 Rayban Original Aviators (RRP $199.95) 6 Witchery Seam Detail Ponte Dress (RRP $149.90) 7 Serina Sophia Stella Coral Dress 8 Espadrilles canvas flats 9 Georgia Alice Oh Hunny Shorts (RRP $396) 10 Yves Saint Laurent Platforms
In The Cut
We caught up with three of the country’s top designers for a sneak peek of their upcoming collections.
Dame Trelise Cooper looks to the Palace of Versailles for inspiration for her ‘Let Them Eat Cake’ spring 2016 collection. Equal parts regal and rebellious, these botanical-themed pieces are designed for the modern revolutionist in pretty pastels and a sprinkling of sequins.
1 Hips Hips Hooray Jacket...
Cityscape caught up with former Christchurch lad and renowned Nonn designer Cameron Foggo during a recent trip home.What brings you back to Christchurch?
I’m here working on some exciting furniture prototypes. Although I have been based in Australia, where most of my furniture is now sold, I’m still loyal to my manufacturers in Christchurch who continue to make the vast majority of my products. It’s sometimes difficult having to ship product across the Tasman to a tight timetable; however, you really can’t beat the craftsmanship of Canterbury manufacturers. Nor can you beat the ease of dealing with manufacturers who you’ve been working with for two decades.How’s Christchurch looking?
Every time I return home to Christchurch I really analyse what has changed. I think it’s now starting to get exciting to see the progress, the growth and people on the street generally being more upbeat. I appreciate that it’s still very hard...