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Opera Australia – So Much More Than Voices

Opera Australia – So Much More Than Voices

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Here at The Culture Concept Circle we love the arts and fashion. You can imagine then just how excited I was to be invited to experience Opera Australia’s costume department. A private tour no less! Located in the Sydney suburb of Surry Hills, the gorgeous Art Deco facade of Opera Australia…

Orla Kiely – A Collection Grows Organically

Orla Kiely – A Collection Grows Organically

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We all know that lovely Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge is very good at recycling. Her Orla Kiely dress in rich chocolate brown with its stand out print demonstrates  just how down to earth she is. Purchased at a charity auction, Kate wore her Orla Kiely dress while visiting a…

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…

British Designer Roksanda Ilincic, Fashion’s Newest Rockstar

British Designer Roksanda Ilincic, Fashion’s Newest Rockstar

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There is something special about award winning British fashion designer Roksanda Ilincic. Every time I see one of her pieces in print, before I have read the credits, I know it’s her! I love a designer with such a strong instantly recognisable aesthetic. Rather like Sydney design duo “Romance Was…

New Year, New Fashion – Welcome to 2014 Fashion Elixir

New Year, New Fashion – Welcome to 2014 Fashion Elixir

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Welcome to Fashion Elixir for 2014. I trust you, my lovely readers had a wonderful Christmas and a joyful beginning to the New Year. So, what’s in fashion for 2014, I hear you ask! Perhaps you will be wearing the Pantone colours for 2014? This year they are Celosia orange,…

MERRY CHRISTMAS 2013 – HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014

MERRY CHRISTMAS 2013 – HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014

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The Culture Concept Circle team, Carolyn, Jo, Helen, Janet, Ross and Paul send best wishes to all our readers, your encouragement in 2013 has meant a great deal