We’ve got another outstanding graduate to share with you today. Jimmie MacKay will be starring (again) in this year’s Miromoda show at New Zealand Fashion Week. Read his full story live on the blog for some serious #motivationmonday vibes.
As we countdown to New Zealand Fashion Week (17 sleeps!!), we wanted to share stories from some of our incredible graduates that will each be showcasing collections. First up is the talented Matthew Baitson and his label #botchedbybeth. Check out his full story and recent collection for Project Fashion Wellington, over on the blog.
“This trip to India has touched me on a very personal and spiritual level [and] has taught me very important life skills.” Tessa reflects on what has been an incredible journey through India for the past 6 weeks. Read her full story over on the blog.
Learning the intricacies of embroidery, snake charming and terracotta jewellery making were some of the highlights for the students in India over the past week. Read Mia’s experience of week 4 over on the blog.
The final series in what has been an absolutely show-stopping selection of looks in our Resene NZ Fashion Tech Colour of Fashion collaboration is now live! Slide on over to our blog and check out the last selection of garments that all epitomise how to do fashion #likeaboss.
Series 4 of our Colour of Fashion edit is live on the blog. Combining fresh ideas with unique inspiration, we have, as always, a polished selection of designs that are absolute fire. Check it out here.
“NZFT really is learning like no other…” We recently caught up with the amazing Bridget Scanlan, a graduate of NZ Fashion Tech and the brains behind KYT. We talk about life after NZFT, the inspiration behind her designs and her fashion heroes. Read her full story via the link.
The Fiji Fashion Festival is on THIS weekend and one of our very own students, Renuka Kumar, has been asked to show a collection. We recently caught up with the rising star to get her take on fashion and a little insight into her hectic schedule leading up to one of Fiji’s biggest fashion shows. Read the full interview over on our blog.
Our Diploma students are underway with their designs as part of our Resene NZ Fashion Tech Colour of Fashion collaboration. Using Resene's 2018 palette, students create unique, one-of-a-kind silk garments. Check out some snap shots of their briefing day 💙🌈.
There aren’t many classic pieces that have stood the test of time as well as the beloved LBD. We’ve put together some fave looks showing how we love to style the LBD. Check it out now over on the blog.
See our curated list of Black Miniskirts available in NZ
We are all about our wardrobe staples. Those faithful pieces that never let you down, that can be worn for any occasion throughout the seasons and look flawless for years. Check out our latest blog post here to see our Black Miniskirt Edit. BRB, going shopping.
We are so proud to announce that our grads, Dominique Hopson, Susan Colton and Dennis Jackson will be representing us at New Zealand Fashion Week this year. Congratulations to you all, we can’t wait to see your collections ❤️. Above is a look from each of the designers at our graduate showcase last year.
Best second-hand boutiques in Auckland & Wellington
Wanting a list of the BEST second-hand boutiques in Auckland and Wellington? Well we have answered your prayers. All about ethical fashion and sustainability, these boutiques are full of designer labels and bargains that will have your friends green with envy. Check it out now over on our blog.
Welcome to the NZFT Fam. We love our students and are always keen to hear about their inspirations and aspirations. Our first #NZFTFAM chat is with Lisa Tapiki, one of our amazing Manukau students. Click here to read her story.
Check out our favourite picks of festival fashion for 2018.
Currently we’re in the midst of the festival season and New Zealand does a pretty good job at putting it on. With Homegrown, Splore and Auckland City Limits coming up, it’s the perfect opportunity to get some inspiration and adorn some of the season’s edgy looks. Click here to see our top picks of festival fashion for 2018.
We've curated a list of fashion loves we can’t get enough of this summer.
We’ve not only been enjoying the sweltering rays that NZ summer has showered us with, but also the daring and desirable trends that have hit the pavements from Cape Reinga to Stewart Island. Check out the details over on our blog.
Our Wellington Diploma student, Olivia, was interviewed by Tagata Pasifika.
Olivia is in her third year at NZ Fashion Tech and this year she participated in the Resene NZ Fashion Tech colour of Fashion competition which resulted in 16 lucky students across our Auckland and Wellington campuses being seleceted to open the Resene Designer Runway shows at NZ fashion Week this year. Watch her Tagata Pasifika story.