At Large in Sydney

New Zealand is well represented at this month’s Australian Fashion Week with thirteen fashion designers joining together to create a formidable showroom line-up. These include Kate Sylvester, Cybele, Lonely Hearts and Stitch Ministry. Sylvester opted for a more unusual invitation this year, sending Australian editors small ceramic printed teacups. She returns to the runway with a solo show. Sylvester is winner of the recent NZI National SME Emerging Sustainable Business Awards and told the Dominion Post she is not a green campaigner who started the business to promote a cause. “What we are trying to do is bring sustainable practices on board as part of how we run our business.”


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Maggie Marilyn Founder Striving for Sustainability

Maggie Marilyn Founder Striving for Sustainability

What unites a number of new fashion labels, including New Zealand’s own Maggie Marilyn, is that they have a broader vocabulary when it comes to sustainability – in short: they know…