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MB Fashion Week Australia 2014 – The Final Wrap by Jo Bayley

MB Fashion Week Australia 2014 – The Final Wrap by Jo Bayley

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Last week saw the Fash Pack descend onto the Sydney suburb of Redfern for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA) and I viewed first hand the up and coming trends of 2014. Here is my overview of the shows I was invited to experience. My first was the amazing Aurelio…

51 Cupid & Psyche Cameo

Creating a Cameo – Painting in Stone, a Sculpture to Wear

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Painting in ‘stone’ on buildings in antiquity transposed into jewelry (jewellery) as a Cameo, a raised portrait that was a miraculous union of art and nature

Napoleon & Jewellery

Napoleon & Jewellery

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Napoleone Bonaparte and his rise to power dramatically changed the political and social scene of Europe and the world of costume, including jewellery. At his coronation as Emperor of France in 1804 he wore a gold laurel wreath in the Greek taste. Each leaf represented a military victory. So great…