Best Australian Fashion Brands - Special Events

Finding that special dress or playsuit for that special event (such as weddings, hens parties and Christmas parties) can be a bit tricky and take up so much time. So to make your life easier, here is a list of the best Australian fashion brands that always deliver the goods with beautiful, unique, high quality, down-to-earth dresses and playsuits. 

For a complete list of Australian fashion brands visit the Fashion Directory here.

hansen and gretel

Inspired by traditional style classics combined with innovative and modern design features, Hansen and Gretel's collections are elegant and totally wearable.

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alice mccall

Since 2004 Alice McCall has been creating uniquely playful and feminine fashion that is at the same time cool and sophisticated.

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Stevie May

Byron Bay's Stevie May is inspired by far off places. This whimsical label creates pieces with the 'Stevie May Woman' in mind - free-spirited, exotically elegant and feminine.

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Carver is an Australian label with heart, empowering the gentle and enabling the brave. The label was created by two sisters, Steph and Ness, and the collision of their wardrobes - feminine styles with androgynous edge.

bec and bridge

Since their beginnings in 2003, Bec and Bridge has become famous for their use of contoured lines and sleek shapes to create distinct and innovative party dresses and separates in fresh and vibrant colours and prints.

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Steele was established in Melbourne in 2010 by Jessica Reid. With a focus on striking prints and raw textures, each collection is a unique balance between femininity and cool.

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shona joy

Melbourne's Shona Joy creates chic, high quality clothing featuring exclusive prints and luxe fabrics.



Arguably one of Australia's most successful fashion brands, Zimmermann create ultra-feminine clothing made from high quality materials.



Hailing from Queensland, Aje design clothing made from natural fabrics and using traditional artisanal techniques. They have a knack for creating pieces that are both elegant and simple.

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camilla and marc

Created by siblings Camilla Freeman-Topper and Marc Freeman in 2003, Camilla and Marc's philosophy centres around offering high-end yet simplistic design and construction that allows the wearer to shine through.

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realisation par

Founded by Australia's Alexandra Spencer and Teale Talbot, cult-brand Realisation Par is famous for their unique take on girly yet sexy dresses in flattering prints, fabrics and cuts.

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Maurie and Eve

Maurie and Eve are synonymous with offering contemporary silhouettes combined with feminine styling and a modern, tough edge.

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silk laundry

Silk Laundry is a carefully curated line of elevated silk basics for those that value everyday luxury. With a focus on sustainability, their pieces are high quality, Australian owned and designed.