Sass & Bide, We are Handsome, Camilla & Marc, Zimmermann…there's an ever-growing crop of notable Australian fashion brands and nearly all of them have at least one retail outpost in Sydney and Melbourne. Given the growing importance of Australian-based designers it's little surprise that Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia is gaining in popularity. The recently wrapped shows hit the mark displaying fashions from some of the aforementioned brands and more including promising collections from up-and-comers Toni Maticevski and Ellery. Fashion isn't all Australia's two major cities, Sydney and Melbourne, have to offer however.
Here's a look at where the glitterati go to sleep, eat, shop and party when in Australia's fashion capitals.