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Fashion-forward Canberra

by The Editor

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It’s said that innovation happens at the edge of industry. This is certainly true of Canberra.

Being on the edge of major centres like Sydney and Melbourne, we’ve truly come into our own as a thriving mini-metropolis—an inspirational place exploding with eclectic, imaginative minds. These minds are bursting with creative ideas and fuelling amazing stuff in our nation’s tiny capital. If you’re still wondering if we’ve got what it takes, you simply don’t get out enough.

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Help from the Underground 2013 – Wrap up

by The Editor

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In a cold winter’s night in June last year, around 500 people shuffled in to a Southside carpark to check out a quickly thrown together event featuring local fashion designers showing off clothes from the Vinnies op-shop.

Huh? What?

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Help From the Underground

by The Editor

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If you thought FashFest was a publicity juggernaut, that ain’t nothing compared to what happens when charities get involved. With one more sleep until the big event – it’s all-systems-go for organisers Andrea and Clinton Hutchinson.
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Help from the Underground 2013

by The Editor

help-from-the-underground

In a cold winter’s night in June last year, around 500 people shuffled in to a Southside carpark to check out a quickly thrown together event featuring clothes from the Vinnies op-shop.

Huh? What?

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FashFest – The Great Reveal

by The Editor

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Update: We’ve got some behind the scenes shots from today’s FashFest launch at Zoo Advertising.  Scroll down below to see the latest additions.

Well, we started with a letter, a few black and white photos and a whole lot of speculation. Finally, we can reveal the full scope of FashFest – a new headline event for Canberra that has seemingly come out of nowhere.

And WOW! This is going to be incredible!

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Clinton Hutchinson on Gruen Planet’s ‘The Pitch’

by The Editor

Clinton Hutchinson, who is kind of a big deal at Zoo Advertising seems to be on a roll this year.  You may recall we promoted – and then attended – the Help from the Underground event he put together in order to fundraise for Vinnie’s Family’s CEO Sleepout.  Well, in a role more akin to his general day-to-day work, tomorrow night Clinton will appear on Gruen Planet to participate in The Pitch.

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