Fashion Thursday 6-9pm 10 Sept 2015
Designer markets, living tableaux, paper doll making, competitions, in-store specials and spring/summer 2015 will feature as stores, studios, cafes and bars the length of the strip throw open their doors.
On-street fashion runway 7 & 8pm - Starts at 203 K Rd
Programme Below PDF of Progamme
QUEEN ST - 536
Waikare on Q - Level 3, 536 Queen St
London Pacific Fashion Collective. Pop-up shop and preview. Designers Shona Tawhiao, Louina Fifita, Jeanine Clarkin, #repping@london Fashion Week. Entry by Koha. www.londonpacificfashion.com
K ROAD - 161
Monster Threads - 161 K Rd
At the Beach: 100 years of summer fashion in New Zealand.
K Rd gets a sneak preview of the incredible New Zealand Fashion Museum exhibition coming to the Maritime Museum from the 17th October, which celebrates beach fashions and fun since the early 1900s. For more details visit www.nzfashionmuseum.org.nz
SAINT KEVIN'S ARCADE - 179 K Road
Alleluya Cafe & Bar
Peter is hosting us in his inimitable style with his great team of hospitality stars.
Choose from a great selection of fashion, jewellery and design books on display for the night.
For all you budding vintage pinup models Rita Sue will be hosting a best dressed pin-up competition with the lucky winner receiving a voucher prize. Dress to impress! Special offer 10% off all purchases on the day and the night.
Sew Love Tea Do
Sew Love Stylist Challenge
Challenge your inner stylist self to a speed date with a mannequin! Design, wrap, pin and style with Sew Love using vintage and recycled fabrics, then hashtag your outfit and you could win a $100 voucher to spend with Sew Love!
The Matchbox Boutique features beautiful and colourful designs, hand-crafted by over 50 different local, national and international artists. They will give advice on the night on using your fashion accessories to best advantage.
Open for vintage styling advice and purchase of retro garments and fashion accessories.
LA GONDA ARCADE - 203 K RD
Inky Palms - 203H - La Gonda Arcade
Inky Palms will be hosting a variety of local creative work from cool cats making waves in Auckland's fashion scene: expect an eclectic mix of up and comers doing new and exciting things.
Work I Shop – Designer Market, La Gonda Arcade
Hosting a New Zealand Designer Market from 6pm - 9pm, with small time fashion accessories and jewellery brands in the La Gonda Arcade. WORK I SHOP will also be offering 40% off Dishonest Want clothing.
Nick Von K - The K Rd Runway Show
7pm Runway show of NVK from NZ Fashion Weekend
8 pm Runway show of NVK from NZ Fashion Weekend
Nick Von K takes over K Rd with two on-street runway shows. Watch the models walk from La Gonda - Pitt St - George Courts - St Kevins Arcade - finishing back at La Gonda.
Nick Von K Studio - Spiral staircase at back of La Gonda Arcade
Nick Von K will have Marisco wine and nibbles plus 20% off his new jewellery collection on the night. View cases of superb jewels and watches in Nick's workshop studio.
Dubtext – Fashioning sounds; unique improv electronica on the street! The duo have a big sub so bass lovers won't miss out!
LEO O'MALLEY CORNER - 225-235 K Rd
The Bread & Butter Letter - 225 K Road
New Zealand's premium skincare brand Triumph and Disaster will be doing in store demonstrations, with free hand massages showing off their deluxe and organic range. Plus a discount in store of 15% off everything.
The Bread & Butter Letter Basement (enter through store) - 225 K Road
Underground Paper Doll Society
There's a secret makers guild under K Rd. To become inducted, join Linda Lew in the Bread and Butter Basement to create paper dolls, dress them in fashionable finery and adorn them with trinkets and treasures. Bring your kids along to this fun creative workshop!
Buana Satu - 229 K Road
AOK asked Sean Cai to capture the zeitgeist of contemporary fashion on K Road, in a series of beautiful illustrations. He created five unique images in a numbered edition for NZ Fashion Weekend. Now you can see his latest series of original works exhibited for the first time.
Buana Satu - 229 K Road
Fashion Illustrations - On the seats outside
FREE event, just rock up … and take your sketch home.
Wear your coolest outfit and two of K Road's highly accomplished artists/illustrators, Rebecca Ter Borg and Lane Park will create a Vogue-worthy image of you!
Leo O'Malley - 235 K Road
The Gentlemens Club
Leo O'Malley's windows will be transformed for the evening as a celebration of their eightieth year in men's fashion. Watch contemporary dance collective, Trip Stumble Fall, who love to create, perform and collaborate in dance, performance art, & digital design, bring The Gentelman's Club to life.
PITT ST 59-57
Vada - 59 Pitt St
Enjoy a glass of bubbles, a free hair consultation plus 20% off all product. Go in the draw to win a $300 hair and product package. Director Guy Roberts and Creative Director Lauren Gunn with the talented Vada team create the styling for AOK, All on K Road at NZ Fashion Weekend.
Red Bar - 57 Pitt St
An unusual fashion show at 8 pm, Installation by Si Omer, Dinner TIme with Alex Patterson, Cocktails by Laura Lopez Lopez and Tunes by DJ Alan Perrot. See you on Thursday.
THE WEST END - 486-498 K RD
TÜR - 486 K Road
Christopher Duncan, Jason Lingard & Joseph Yen. TÜR celebrates the beginning of spring with new wares from their artists. Come and share a beverage over some music
Jimmy D & Children of Vision - 490 K Road
For one night only, Jimmy D and Children of Vision will take over 490 Karangahape Road with a pop up store featuring the new season Jimmy D collection showed at A.O.K during New Zealand Fashion Week, as well as one off's, samples and pieces from previous seasons and a selection of stock from Children of Vision. Open 6 - 9pm.
The Bake Pod- 498 K Road
FREE Hot Drinks All Night
Complimentary Coffee, Tea and Hot Chocolate. Buy yourself a delicious homemade slice or savoury to go with it. Say hi to Tabitha, new to K Road, and who gets up before dawn to bake fresh every day.
The Keep - Lela Jacobs - 504 K Road
The Keep will be launching the Lela Jacobs S/S 15/16 clothing collection titled A FINE LINE with an evening of wine, cheese and records.
PONSONBY RD - 8
Objectspace - 8 Ponsonby Road
Strands: weaving a new fabric. Floor talks by Doris De Pont 6.30 & 7.30pm
An exhibition of New Zealand contemporary hand-weaving. On loom weaving by garment makers Alison Francis, Burmese weaver Soh Meh Nga and Christopher Duncan. Homeware by Marta Buda, accessories by Louisa Humphry and Rachel Long's 'livelihood' necklaces. Off loom woven garments by Shona Tawhiao and recycled plastic baskets by Molly Pihigia. Cloaks, shawls and wraps are represented by Kohai Grace's whatu piece Tipu Rua, a Premsagar Tyler wrap and Patricia Bosshard-Browne's shawl.
All on K Road 2013