Zimmermann’s Resort 2018 collection just hit the runway in New York and has the team here at the Volte counting down the days till summer! The designer Nicky Zimmermann took a different approach with the resort collection this year with no real life muse but instead inspired by a spirit in the form of a [...]
Landing Soon…Thurley Wonderland 2017 Collection
Thurley is an Australian brand created in 2006 by Helen O’Connor. Helen draws inspiration from her experiences of travel, culture and art and likes every collection to feature timeless pieces that are both modern and classic. Thurley specializes in eveningwear and has a focus on masterfully embroidered dresses, extravagant outwear and elegant gowns. Thurley is [...]
Cultural Appropriation in Fashion?
So Pauline Hanson wore a burka to Parliament... wtf. Yesterday a face-covered woman in traditional Islamic dress walked into Question Time in the Senate. Then a multitude of gasps was heard as the burka was removed and Senator Hanson revealed herself. The act has been condemned by Labor and Greens senators, with Senator Penny Wong [...]
The perfect scent for your designer dress
Perfume is the indispensable complement to the personality of women, the finishing touch on a dress. — Christian Dior There is a satisfaction like no other when entering a Perfumery or the fragrance section of a department store and misting the various array of scents over tiny tester cards or covering your body in different [...]
The Telstra Perth Fashion Festival is coming!
WA Fashionistas unite! The Telstra Perth Fashion Festival is coming back for 2017 and we couldn't be more excited for whats to come. This year the theme is Journey with Us, what Festival Director Mariella Harvey-Hanrahan describes "immersive" and "packed with boundary-pushing ideas and fresh talent." "We have our eyes firmly fixed on the future of [...]
Splendour in the Grass 2017 Fashion Rundown
Where do tree huggers, fashionistas, vegans, musicians, artists, partiers and hipsters from all over the country go to hang out together and have a good time? At Splendour in the Grass of course! At the end of last month the Splendour in the Grass festival kicked off for another year in the Byron Bay parklands. [...]