Fashion Week vibrancy spills into Auckland's streets and squares
Aucklanders are invited to an exciting schedule of free events wrapped around NZ Fashion Week, which kicks off on 24 August.
Popular clothes swap saves money and the environment
Keeping in line with New Zealand Fashion Week’s sustainability focus, Auckland’s Central City Library is gearing up for its third installation of Swap it Like it’s Hot.
Breathing new life into old clothes
The first thing Wayne Siu does after buying a suit is put it in the freezer. “It kills the moth larvae,” he laughs.
Step back in time at sewing workshops
A series of free workshops at Auckland Central City Library is giving people the opportunity to create items using vintage hand-cranked sewing machines.
Fashion police to issue tickets to stylish Aucklanders
Fashion police will hit Auckland streets this week issuing tickets to stylish pedestrians during New Zealand Fashion Week, from August 26 to September 1.
Central City Library set to dress the city green
A partnership between Auckland Council and New Zealand Fashion Week is bringing sustainable fashion to the Central City Library.
Culturally inspired woven designs to feature on Fashion Week catwalk
Māori culture, history and sustainability intertwine as two of NZ's renowned Māori designers present collections during New Zealand Fashion Week.
Spotlight on sustainability during NZ Fashion Week
This year’s New Zealand Fashion Week and Fashion Weekend showcase sustainability, diversity and creativity with a variety of activities designed to please the most style-savvy Aucklanders.
Kid's Clothing and Toy Swap
Drop off your clean, wearable used clothes and toys for ages 0-12 at either Takapuna or Devonport Library in advance, or bring them on the day.
Beauty Nation will feature six interactive zones, including a Retail Lane, Pamper Lounge, Man Zone, Beauty School, Drag Stars and Aotearoa Made.