Audio Described Transcripts:
- Pre-show notes (Word, 39KB) - context and setting of the festival
- Full transcript for Runway 4 (Word, 42KB) - all 8 Designers
Audio Described Recordings
How the ‘runway that never was’ came about through Vision Australia’s partnership with Melbourne Fashion Festival…
2. Pre Show notes:
We set the scene for the Melbourne Fashion Festival: the hall, the designers, the models and the runway.
3. The Runway - First Designer:
Hansen and Gretel’s Autumn Winter 2020 Collection: showcasing pastel pinks with neutral shades, and contrasting tailored and flowing pieces.
4. The Runway - Second Designer:
By Johnny’s Autumn Winter 2020 Collection: introducing bright shades of red, fuchsia and bubblegum pink with puff sleeves and exaggerated bows at the waist and neck.
5. The Runway - Third Designer:
Bul’s Autumn Winter 2020 Collection: focussing on sheers, blues and lilacs with boxy and tailored pieces and an emphasis on outerwear.
6. The Runway - Fourth Designer:
Torannce’s Autumn Winter 2020 Collection: continuing the trend of puffed sleeves, fine check patterns and outerwear, in a palette of black and tan, with visible buttons, echoes of the mackintosh and shiny fabrics.
7. The Runway - Fifth Designer:
We Are Kindred’s Autumn Winter 2020 Collection: featuring romantic floral patterns as well as one-tone outfits in black and neutral. Like many of the other outfits presented layers and ruffles are a key detail.
8. The Runway - Sixth Designer:
Leo & Lin’s Autumn Winter 2020 Collection: making frequent use of a transparent PVC check-material layered over satin fabrics, as well as a bold black on white pattern.
9. The Runway - Seventh Designer:>
Kate Sylvester’s Autumn Winter 2020 Collection: introducing clean yet loose masculine tailoring and drapey dresses, using plain but textured fabrics with pops of pastel.
10. The Runway - Eighth Designer:
Alice McCall’s Autumn Winter 2020 Collection: reflecting the evening’s trends of Broderie anglais, chiffon, lace and ruffles mixed with romantic patterns and shades of indigo and pastels leading into The Grand Finale!