awards and achievements

Achievements to date

2006

Jun 2006            Sydney              Winner of Lancôme Colour Design Award – Media Choice Award

Jun 2006            Sydney              Finalist in Botton and Gardener Award for Design Innovation and Creativity

Dec 2006            Sydney              Runner up in Australian Business Limited Award

Apr 2007            Sydney              Featured designer in ChangeX07

Aug 2007           Brisbane           Finalist in Australian Fashion Graduate of the Year [Brisbane Fashion Festival]

Sep 2007              Italy                Winner of Mittelmoda – the Fashion Award – Gorizia,

Nov 2007            Sydney            Green Pages Launch – selected to participate with established Australian Designers

2008

May 2008           Sydney             Solo Show UTS Sydney – selected from all UTS Fashion Graduates – as part of The University’s anniversary celebrations

Sep 2008            Melbourne        Catwalk Eco fashion show (Raw) at Melbourne Spring Fashion Festival

Oct 2008            UK                    Catwalk show at Sustainable Summit- Fashioning the future hosted by London College of Fashion – London

2009

Jan 2009            Singapore          Featured designer in inaugural issue of Eco Asia magazine

Jan 2009            London             Nominated as one of 12 new Designers to watch in 2009 (pick of the Crop) by WGNS, the Trend Analysis and Forecasting Magazine Online Resource for the global  fashion industry.

Feb 2009            Melbourne        Featured Designer at Sustainable Living Festival catwalk show

Feb 2009            Italy                    Featured Designer in INESCO Magazine

May 2009          Sydney                Judge at the Australian Museum for ‘Fashioning Waste’ competition.

May 2009          Sydney               Winner of InStyle Women of Style Award

Aug 2009           Sydney               Trade and Media catwalk launch of 4th Collection ‘Ruby’

Sep 2009            London             Exhibited at Estethica at London Fashion Week

Sep 2009           Australia            Finalist in British Council ‘Realise your Dream’ scholarship (could not accept nomination as the process clashed with London Fashion Week)

Sep 2010: Solo Fashion Parade: SIX collection

Sep 2011: Solo Fashion Parade- launches Traces New York City- Maddison Avenue- Omni Berkshire Hotel

November 2012 ALGA Collection Launch