On Track @ Whitehouse Institute

By Aleczander Gamboa.  In collaboration with headspace, Australia’s leading organisation in addressing youth mental health, Whitehouse Institute of Design launched the 2014 On Track charity event, aimed to highlight the importance of speaking up and seeking help when dealing with a mental health issue. Organised by the third year Styling and Creative Direction students, the […]

Whitehouse’s Night In White

By Aleczander Gamboa In order to mark 25 years of excellence and having produced some of Australia’s most successful emerging designers, the Whitehouse Institute of Design hosted “A Night in White” – a parade that celebrated the hard efforts of the Creative Direction, Fashion and Interior Design graduates as they showcased their final collections to […]

Who is Thomas Hulston?

When you graduate from the Whitehouse Institute of Design, it’s expected that you go somewhere with your degree. God knows after spending so long at the place, you’d want to make good use of it. That’s what new designer to the fashion industry, Thomas Hulston has done by launching his own self-titled label. One of […]


First showcased in Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, Australian independent fashion label Shayli is a colourful exaggeration of the philosophical and innovative cognitive swirls of Australian born and raised fashion designer, Shayli Harrison. Her collection Vacant Space is inspired by the launch of Virgin Galactic, Richard Branson’s space project, and the future of space tourism. She was spurred […]

Whitehouse’s Graduate Parade 2012

In fitting with what is typically and notoriously Melbourne’s aesthetic, two institutions come to mind that reign supreme over those of others and the self taught. The Whitehouse Institute of Design is one of those institutions that are synonymous with talent, skill and an eye for design in its students that is rarely surpassed. With […]

Are you A[WEAR]?

A witty pun, decadent array of attendees and The Whitehouse Institute of Design recently played host to A[WEAR] 2012,  a presentation of design from some of Melbourne and Australia’s leading designers and labels, both established and up-and-coming. The aim to raise awearness for the mentally ill and the work of the Prahran Mission was achieved. The […]

Old meets new at A[WEAR]

A[WEAR] is about to hit Melbourne again, this year firmly cementing its place in the local fashion calendar. In conjunction with the Whitehouse Institute of Design, the A[WEAR] fashion event will take place this Wednesday night at the illustrious Melbourne establishment in a celebration and showcase of some of Melbourne’s latest and greatest up-and-coming designers. […]