Cruising Kookai’s New Collection Preview On Sydney Harbour

What is the perfect way to welcome in a Sydney summer? New tan? New clothes? A whole day on the beach with a coconut in tow? Combine all of the above and stick a hundred of Australia’s fashionita’s on board a cruise ship with the knowledge that they’ll see Danielle Vagner’s new Kookai line, and […]

Kookai’s Autumn-Winter 2016 Collection

Kookai has done it again, succeeding to yet again impress us with their Wutumn-winter 2016 collection presentation in the decadent Royal Exhibition Centre in Melbourne. Sophisticated, clean and chic, the new collection boasted an homage to everything we love about Kookai coupled with a fashion forward twist we were all aching for. Everything from the […]

A sit down with Kookai’s director, Danielle Vagner

Tell me a bit about yourself and the role you play within Kookai as Creative Director and Owner. My main job is as a stylist. I’ve been doing this for a long time – for 25 years I’ve been dealing with not only fashion but styling and putting together a collection in which women can […]

Kookai AW15 season runway

Every girl’s go-to for all things wearable, Kookai showed their current autumn-winter collection for the season to much fanfare. Viva Las Vegas themed the brand’s hot new season, celebrating all there is about the grungy but simultaneously glitzy city and its renowned nightlife. Kookai is this season loving the geometric shapes, party prints and boxy silhouettes that both […]

Kookai X David Bromley on Chapel St.

For the past 22 years, Kookai has gone from strength to strength, managing to captivate in a unique and largely never-before-seen way the minds and wardrobes of most of Australia’s tight bodied ladies. Lately, their most adventurous venture has been the opening of a new concept store on one of Melbourne’s most prominent shopping strips, […]

Kookai’s Melbourne Flagship

  Kookai Australia is the go-to for womenswear and now, thanks to its newly refurbished flagship retail store yet, right in the heart of Melbourne, is more easily accessible than ever. The store was initially built and designed by Kookai Australia‘s director Danielle Vagner and has maintained its original condition up until now. It threw […]

Kookaï SS13-14 Runway

By Michael Briones.  Kookaï launched their Spring/Summer 2013-14 line last night in Sydney, and we got to have the first peak at the preview for the upcoming season. The night started off on a high when co-founders Danielle Vagner and Rob Comb came along to celebrate the launch, while Catherine McNeil made an appearance to […]

Koo-Koo for Kookaï

The women’s clothes obsessed side of me died recently in the best of ways. I bared witness to the launch of Kookaï’s AW12 collection launch in one of Melbourne’s most largely unknown function venues in the most decadent and stylish of locations; Luminare in South Melbourne. Colour, texture, pattern and allure overwhelmed affiliates, supporters, sponsors and lovers of […]