VAMFF Diamond Dogs

0

Guide Dogs on the Runway

When Guide Dogs Australia and the Kangan Institute combined to present the Diamond Dogs showcase, they turned the Park Hyatt Ballroom into one of the most packed, fun-filled fashion venues of VAMFF 2018.

The runway way was turned over to the dogs alongside some of Australia’s biggest fashion labels. Specifically, Romance was Born, Camilla, Manning Cartell, Elk, Bul, Thurley, Ben Sherman, Lisa Barron, Vincent Li, Nevada Duffy, Isabelle Quinn, Skwosh and Mister Zimi.  Models wearing these designer labels walked the runway with guide dogs in matching custom made designer coats.

Runway rehearsals definitely paid off as the dogs were on their best behaviour. There were still funny moments, as when some of the dogs decided to stop mid-runway. Models laughed. So did the audience who also engaged, with children leaning forward irresistibly to pat the dogs as they came past. These natural, upolished moments repeatedly produced high energy and a great vibe in the three sold-out shows.

We’d be surprised if Diamond Dogs doesn’t become a VAMFF fixture!

Turning the catwalk into a dogwalk also turned out to be a great fundraiser for Guide Dogs Australia. The designer coats have been made available for auction and there’s still time to bid on pieces here. The Auction Closes on March 28 at 3pm.

Diamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs Runway VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFF

Diammond Dogs Runway VAMFFDiamond Dogs runway at VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond DogsDiamond Dogs VAMFFDiamond Dogs VAMFF

Diamond Dogs runway at VamffPhotos: Zoe Kostopoulos

__________________

 

 

Share.

Leave A Reply


SUBSCRIBE NOW
To Keep Up to Date with Australian Style & Fashion

Corona Virus Update

For the first time since 2012, Cocktail Revolution has suspended our regular weekly street style photography and gallery.  Instead – please tag us on Instagram #cocktailrevolution @cocktailrev from your home! Stay home if you can. Stay safe.

For The Latest Trending Fashion

Countdown To Street Style – Vote Now!

If you’ve turned our heads on the streets of Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane or Adelaide, or on your Instagram page, you could be featured in our weekly Aussie gallery. Friends and followers can vote for your style by clicking on the cocktail glass in the top left corner of each photo. Or, send us your own shot and enter yourself.  You have until the clock counts down to zero to vote. Great prizes and the top-voted may be invited to model for a fashion shoot.

  • weeks
    0
    -3
    days
    0
    0
    hours
    -1
    -2
    minutes
    0
    -4
    seconds
    0
    -8