Dion Lee had the honorary duties of opening the Mercedes- Benz Australian Fashion Week Resort 18 season as Mercedes- Benz presents designer.
Australian Fashion week is now in it's 22 year and the second resort season for IMG - MBFWA; the resort season now playing an important role for both buyers and consumers of fashion.
Dion Lee; now based in NY is no stranger to developing a transeasonal collection. This year he introduced key pieces for both men and women. In the past we have seen more intricate textures and fabrics; this season followed his aesthetic with the addition of angular silhouettes and cuts, bold color palette and high shine fabrics.The men's section included sharp tailoring but loosely fitted.
The runway set against the iconic Sydney Opera house where only a handful of Australian designers have had the opportunity to showcase their collection to the world.