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MERCEDES BENZ FASHION WEEK 2015

Posted by Scott Bauer on

This year marks 20 years of Fashion Week Australia. The biggest showcase of Australian fashion. We went to Sydney to celebrate and showcase for a second time our upcoming swimwear collection at the Carriageworks. The atmosphere during the shows and backstage was amazing. We enjoyed seeing the work of so many talented Australian fashion designers in the rustic atmosphere of the impressive old rail yard building.This year we especially loved to see amazing models of all shapes and nationalities.  We opened the show with the new Maddox Top from our Microscopia Electronica collection.  Microscopia Electronica is a glimpse into the unique world of...

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ITSA Life Worth Living

Posted by Michelle Larin on

Randall Simpson has a calling; to make the world a happier and healthier place. She is determined to make a difference by inspiring others to live a wholehearted life. F With qualifications in several alternative therapies, including Reiki and yoga, and graduating with a degree in Health Psychology, Tourism Aid & Public Policy, Randall recently launched a series of self-exploration and lifestyle programs under the “ITSA Life” banner. F Her programs are aimed at helping each of us develop a healthy and sustainable lifestyle by encouraging deep self-reflection to unearth our purpose and place in the world and how “the...

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Fashion’s Mother Nature: Faye De Lanty

Posted by Michelle Larin on

Maintaining the health of our planet is critical for the sustainability and wellbeing of future generations. Reducing our heavy ‘fashion footprint’ is one way we can ensure this. Eco-fashion stylist and former Totally Wild presenter, Faye De Lanty, is on a mission to help us hone our planet saving style! Her aim: to show us ways in which we can turn our pre-loved clothing into chic, on-trend fashion ensembles, as an alternative to throwing them on the scrap heap! As Faye explains, ‘Second-hand fashion can be sexy and slick’, with the help of some stylish accessories and minor alterations! We...

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Waterwoman: Brinkley Davies

Posted by Michelle Larin on

She is the ultimate 'waterwoman' making waves promoting environmental conservation. As a surfer, freediver and qualified marine biologist, Brinkley Davies has an unwavering obsession for the ocean. The self-described 'water baby' possesses the spirit of a true Gypsea warrior. When she’s not diving in the vicinity of great white sharks or swimming alongside majestic humpback whales, the blonde beauty is hard at work assisting organisations such as the Australian Marine Wildlife Research and Rescue Organisation to rescue and rehabilitate injured marine life. We talk to Brinkley about her unique and fascinating lifestyle, the causes she’s most passionate about, and what...

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Surface to Soul

Posted by Michelle Larin on

"Australia is viewed on the world stage as having a strong sports ethos and zealous beach culture. Swimwear worn in both the sporting arena and as beach attire forms an integral part of this perception" - Surface to Soul All of us at Gypsea are passionate about our swimwear! Last year, fashion photographer, Geoffrey Chuah, borrowed a few of our pieces for his new book release 'Surface to Soul'.   'Surface to Soul' is a hardbound photographic compendium of Australian swimwear. The book serves as a tribute to both women and contemporary swimwear design; being the mode of fashion that...

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