Matcho Suba’s Last Supper with Petra

With enough religious connotation to make even the most strong of non-believer’s ears prick-up, Melbourne designer Matcho Suba launched to the market his second collection, inspired by a deep-set emotional journey none would be quite so familiar with. Influenced by the passing of his cousin in Slovakia, Petra; the woman who introduced Suba to fashion […]

Call for submissions – The Australian Edit 2013

If you’re an Australian designer after a promotion in networking, sales and exposure, The Australian Edit is for you. Being hosted for the second time in as many years at Yering Station, rural Victoria, The Australian Edit is a fashion space that has been created with the express interest of designers and their creative flair […]

What is LoVu?

What’s so wonderful about Australian fashion and the industry that makes it go round is that – while small – our country and the creative minds behind it certainly know how to pump out some quality work, akin to that of Europe, the US and beyond. Some might even say better. There’s one such online […]


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 […]

Penthouse Mouse 2013 – Show 2

Penthouse Mouse always shows us two instalments of the best emerging and independent designers of any given year. Our show no. 2 this year treated us to the likes of Raggatt, Christina Exie, Keegan, Neo Dia and Jason Hewitt; all of whom were fabulous, all of whom used colour in their own inimitable way and […]

PHOTOBLOG: Penthouse Mouse 2013 Opening Party

Penthouse Mouse showcases some of the best of what Australian untapped talent has to offer. Each year as part of the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival, they present independent fashion labels and designers in a runway befitting nothing more. In a series of three key happenings, they launch the PHM series with an opening party and […]