Friday, August 27, 2010

Rosemount Sydney Fashion Festival

A week of fashion events for everyone to enjoy, showcasing Australia’s leading designer brands and retailers… The Rosemount Sydney Fashion Festival is an annual event that provides fashionable consumers with a week-long schedule of free and ticketed events, and this year features over 100 designers on the Rosemount Runway at the Sydney Town Hall. Below are a selection of images from the opening gala, a 15 year retrospective show hosted by Marie Claire.

 Leona Edmiston

Easton Pearson

Jayson Brunsdon

 Aurelio Costarella

Alex Perry

About the Festival

The Festival Hub, lower level of Sydney Town Hall, brings plenty of excitement and total ‘Fashiontainment’. Experience the Festival Hub prior to watching a collection show on the Rosemount Runway, Sydney Town hall. Access to the Festival Hub is free with a ticket to a collection show on the official schedule.

FAMOUS – FAMOUS Shopaholic LIVE – FAMOUS is bringing our Shopaholic pages to life at RSFF, with personalised styling sessions with our fashion editors, and fashion A-listers like Jennifer Hawkins, Charlotte Dawson and this year’s Australia’s Next Top Model finalists, popping by throughout the week. You can also win some huge prizes – including the chance to walk in the Myer Miss Shop show and star in, or style, a photo shoot in FAMOUS. Plus we have $5,000 worth of Myer wardrobes to give away and an exclusive FAMOUS Shopaholic style booklet for you to take home. See for all the info!

GHERMEZ CUPCAKES – Ghermez Cupcakes is Sydney’s most sophisticated cupcake company, offering the most unique cake flavours, such as Pistachio & Rose, Chilli Chocolate, Red Velvet, Dulce de Leche and Orange and Almond. All are made using the finest, natural ingredients, fresh fruits, and no artificial flavouring. Ghermez Cupcakes offers a wide range of custom made decorations for every occasion. At the Rosemount Sydney Fashion Festival Hub, Ghermez Cupcakes will be offering a range of decadent mini cupcakes from the Ghermez menu. Vouchers will also be available for complimentary cupcakes or coffee from the CBD store at 329 George St.

MYER ONE – MYER one presents a fashion installation discovering cosmetic bloom, new nautical and modern military where consumers will have the opportunity to become a MYER one member and go into the draw to win a fashion experience.

NAPOLEON PERDIS – Napoleon Perdis will be bringing “Runway to Reality” at this year’s Rosemount Sydney Fashion Festival. A Napoleon Perdis team of makeup artists will have their eye on the runway and pamper consumers with wearable beauty trends.

REDKEN RETREAT – Redken’s New York inspired concept salon: The Redken Retreat is the perfect stop-off between shows and a place for guests to escape the fashion frenzy and be treated to their own personal Redken experience. Fashion lovers can visit the Redken Retreat anytime during the festival to receive a complimentary hair consultation and Redken goodie bag.

ROSEMOUNT O FESTIVAL HUB BAR – the Rosemount O Bar will feature within the festival hub, beautifully presented and bursting with life as ticket holders will enjoy a glass of Rosemount O prior to the show!

SYDNEY CONFIDENTIAL – guests are invited to chill out in The Daily Telegraph’s Sydney Confidential lounge. Relax in style and catch up on all the latest celebrities, gossip and fashion news.

THE PHOTO STUDIO – ticketholders can take pleasure in a professional studio fashion shoot! Each participant goes into the running to be voted by the public to be the ‘Face of Fashion 2010’ and receive a professional model portfolio worth over $1,500! Winner’s announced daily! Visit to cast your vote.

TOSHIBA – Toshiba will be showcasing the classic designs of their new notebook range. As versatile as any little black dress, Toshiba’s notebooks are the perfect accessories to take you from day-to-night, offering the ideal balance between entertainment, communication, mobility and work functionality. So, for the most versatile fashion accessory, Think Style, Think Toshiba.

RSFF is brought to you by the same professional team of experts responsible for the world-renowned event, Rosemount Australian Fashion Week.

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Have a lovely day!… Anna