Huge Vibe for Retail Fashion in Rundle Mall
Starting this Thursday 17 October, Vogue Festival will take over the heart of Adelaide for three days, with dozens of events held in Rundle Mall celebrating Australian fashion and more.
This is the third year the Vogue Festival is being held in Adelaide and the three-day program will include exciting new activations, pop-ups and premiere ticketed fashion events. An extravaganza of all things fashion, fun and food, the event will see Rundle Mall and Rundle Street come alive.
Johanna Williams, General Manager of the Rundle Mall Management Authority, says, “Vogue Australia has inspired fashion on a global level for almost sixty years. It joins with the state’s iconic retail destination, Rundle Mall and Rundle Street, to bring the best to Adelaide’s fashion scene. Shoppers will be able to indulge in all that the Vogue Festival has to offer with unique and immersive experiences right in the heart of Adelaide.”
On Thursday, 17th October, before the retail festivities commence, award-winning restaurant Sean’s Kitchen will host its annual Vogue Kitchen Lunch, and in the evening, will present the inaugural GQ Supper Club hosted by GQ Australia editor, Mike Christensen.
Learn about the art of fashion at ‘Voices of Vogue Festival’ on Friday, 18th and Saturday, 19th October, with talks from Vogue Australia’s editor-in-chief, Edwina McCann, and GQ Australia editor, Mike Christensen, with additional high-profile and local guest speakers yet to be announced.
Johanna Williams says, “This exciting, new public event is a fantastic opportunity to hear directly from industry leaders, beauty moguls and Australian fashion designers themselves. They will be discussing a range of topics within the fashion world that you will not want to miss.”
The East End will also see couture fashion powerhouse, Paul Vasileff, take part in a Q&A aimed at local emerging designers.
Vogue Festival’s official opening will be held at Rundle Mall’s ‘Malls Balls’ this Friday at 12pm, 18th October. The Festival will be formally launched by Vogue Australia’s editor-in-chief, Edwina McCann who says the team at Vogue “can’t wait”.
Shoppers will also have the opportunity to check out all of their favourite retailers and their exclusive in-store offers and discounts, with intimate fashion experiences, styling tips and more. David Jones is also providing exclusive in-store offers.
This year’s three-day Vogue Festival promises to be bigger than before, right in the heart of Adelaide and happening THIS WEEK! To see the official program and purchase tickets for events, tap here.
We know you love street style, so make sure you check here to see the street style scene from previous Vogue Festivals.