A Retrospective A-Z of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia

Now that MBFWA is over for another year, we bring you Pedestrian’s alphabetically assembled retrospective of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia for 2013 – from Asshats to Zambesi and everything in between.

A is for Alice McCall; Aje; Asshats (see below: Street Style)

Models backstage at Alice McCall

B is for Bloggers; Babes in bikinis on bikes; Bec & Bridge; Backstage

Backstage at Bec & Bridge

Bloggers [left to right: Phil Oh of The Streetpeeper, Tanja G of My Empirical Life and Candice Lake]

C is for Camilla & Marc; Carriageworks; Coffee, champagne (see below: Drinks); Catwalk


D is for Dion Lee; Douchebags (see also: Street Style); Drinks, Free; Dog, Taco

Street style star Taco Dog arrives at the ELLERY show

Dion Lee’s “Windmap” collection presentation

Photo by Lucas Dawson via Getty Images

E is for Everything, This is; ERMAHGERD; Ellery, Kym; Esber, Christopher; Ego

Christopher Esber

Photo by Mark Nolan for Getty Images

F is for FASHAN, duh; Front Row

Front row

Photo by Caroline McCredie for Getty Images

G is for Gossip; Gift Bag

Gift bag swag at We Are Handsome

H is for Hair; Hashtags; Haters

Hair at Manning Cartell

Hair at Emma Mulholland

I is for Internet; Instagram; I, as in ‘I literally die’

J is for Jewellery; Jerks; Jaded; Julia Nobis

Julia Nobis backstage before Vanishing Elephant

Shot by Luke Latty

K is for Killing It; Kahlo

Runway look by Kahlo

Photo by Marianna Massey for Getty Images

L is for Luxe, Sports; Lomax, Caitlin; Latty, Luke (our rad behind the scenes photographer)

Caitlin Lomax shot by Luke Latty

M is for Models; Mulholland, Emma; Manning Cartell; Makeup; May, Max; Mushroom Magic

Max May on makeup duty at Manning Cartell

Emma Mulholland with her models

N is for Nineties; Neon; New Generation

Nineties-inspired styling at the Bec & Bridge show

Neon at Emma Mulholland

O is for Ollie; Oi, as in ‘Oi that’s my goddamn seat’

Ollie Henderson backstage

Ollie off duty

P is for Prints; Pemmaraju, Roopa; Perry, Alex; Photographers; Pouting; Pollard, Nicole; Panic

Backstage at Alex Perry

Photographers phooling around

Q is for Quiet time; Questioning, as in questioning one’s sexuality when looking at models

Girls getting some quiet time before the Manning Cartell show

R is for Romance Was Born; Rutt, Rachel; Ruby Jean

Rachel Rutt snapping polaroids backstage for Oyster magazine

Ruby Jean in Romance Was Born

Photo by Stefan Gosatti for Getty Images

S is for Street Style; Structured; Setiadi, Haryono; Sylvester, Kate

Street style

T is for Tailored; Textured; Tonkin, Phoebe; Too, as in ‘too many digital prints’

Phoebe Tonkin at Alex Perry

Photo by Caroline McCredie for Getty Images

U is for Underwear; Undressed; Unofficial after party; Utilitarian

Utilitarian detail at Aje

V is for Vanishing Elephant; Vassallo, Mark; Vanderhart, Jack

Jack Vanderhart backstage

Vanishing Elephant show styled by Mark Vassallo

Photo by Stefan Gosatti for Getty Images

W is for White; We Are Handsome; Waiting; Walking

Walk through

We Are Handsome

X is for Xperia, as in the excellent Sony Xperia Z smartphone that we used all through MBFWA

Y is for Youth

Z is for Zambesi

Fashion Week daily photo diaries with show reviews:
Day One
Day Two
Day Three
Day Four
Day Five

Fashion Week street style snaps:
Street Style Part One
Street Style Part Two

A-Z compiled by Nick and Suz