Dust off your best bling bling and scour your wardrobe for something Anna Wintour would approve of, because James Street's RESORT kicks of this week. Rivalling last year's program — headlined by Man Repeller aka Leandra Medine — this year brings some of the worlds biggest designers, fashion gurus and trendsetters to Brisbane, including the queen of them all, Margaret Zhang.
For three days, James Street will transformed into a desert oasis and shopping mirage, with exclusive collections and presentations by the local boutiques on the strip. In the lineup of talks, workshops, drinking and eating that form the street-wide celebration, Zhang will be joined by fellow guests Lisa Gorman and Holly Ryan on the panel RESORT Trailblazers: Australia is the Future of Fashion. In addition, expect early exercise meets with Lorna Jane, morning raves with Blonde Venus, mojitos at Scrumptious Reads and the highlight of the three-day party, RESORT After Dark, as part of the bustling program.
Regardless of how many Hadids you follow on Instagram or how big your wardrobe is, this is the event of events for anyone interested in the contemporary and future states of Australian fashion. Splash out on an outfit you can't afford and enjoy!