Australian designers join forces

Australian events production company Fashion Palette has announced its preliminary New York Fashion Week spring/summer 2017 schedule.

The lineup features 16 designer labels, which will showcase their wares in New York from September 8 to 10.

This will be the sixth Fashion Palette event in New York, with ready-to-wear and swimwear collections aimed at attracting buyers and media.

The inaugural event in 2012 included industry stars Toni Maticevski, Akira Isagowa and Bowie Wong.

Brands selected for the 2016 instalment include: Con llio (pictured), Sally Skoufis, Frankie Swimwear, Sabo Luxe, AlphaBe, Sara Bailes, Miljana, BOSSA, Cristahlea, Ark Swimwear, Lil and Emm, Ete Swimwear, Natalie Rolt, Stephanie Chehade, Sui Generis and Homebodii.

First appeared on Ragtrader,