DESIGN & INNOVATION
We seek to create commercial and sustainable value from new ideas, fostering the growth and development of our innovative, creative and design-led Australian Industry.
Have an idea that you'd like to turn into reality?
We've put together a collection of links to opportunities, platforms and resources below:
We caught up with Zoltan Csaki, co-founder of Citizen Wolf, to hear a bit about where he sees the industry changing and how Citizen Wolf is constantly adapting and challenging the status quo to offer the best product to their customers.
Last month The Australian Fashion Council, Citizen Wolf and Handpicked Wines partnered to kick off an event series designed to offer our industry an opportunity to connect, learn and discuss all things at the intersection of fashion and technology.
A few quick reads from May 2019 to brush up on movements in the technology space for fashion…
A few quick reads from April 2019 to brush up on movements in the technology space for fashion…
Meet the winner of the BT Emerging Fashion Designer Award 209, Blair Archibald!
A few quick reads for March 2019 to brush up on movements in the technology space for fashion…
Last December saw a delegation of Melbourne fashion and design businesses showcase at Hong Kong’s Business of Design Week, coming together to form the Melbourne Fashion Showcase, thanks to Creative Victoria. The AFC were thrilled to be part of the trade mission, and see so many of our amazing members represented and recognised by an international audience. A big thank you to all who made it possible and a shout out to our friends in Hong Kong who made it such a memorable experience. Here are some of the highlights!
In partnership with BT Financial Group, the AFC is pleased to announce designers Courtney Holm of A.BCH, Minhee Jo of Aaziél and Blair Archibald of Blair Archibald as the finalists for the 2019 BT Emerging Fashion Designer Award!
The Australian Fashion Council congratulates the winners of the 2018 Australian Fashion Laureate Awards, which includes the Co-Chair of the AFC, Edwina McCann, and AFC Members Song for the Mute, Romance Was Born, Zimmermann and Albus Lumen!
Early in October, on the last day of Paris Fashion Week 2018, a diverse group from the Australian and French fashion industries collected at the Australian Embassy in Paris, generously hosted by Ambassador Brendan Berne.