The VIP opening night of MBFFS was held last night. The parade was titled Australian Style. Many celebrities attended including Miss World Australia 2013 Erin Holland, Myer Ambassador and MTV VJ Kate Peck, Lindy and Michael Klim, model and writer Tanya Gacic, X Factor contestant Chloe Papandrea, Biggest Loser trainer and health columnist Michelle Bridges, models Jordan and Zac Stenmark.
Labels presented were Camilla, Desert Designs, Hayley Elsaesser, Talulah, Leroy Nguyen, Unif.M, Kahlo, We Are Handsome, Macgraw, Emma Mulholland, Bec & Bridge, Suboo, Ixiah, Aje, Cameo The Label, NLP, Serpent & The Swan, Alice McCall, Gail Sorronda, Phoenix Keating, By Johnny, Jayson Brunsdon, Betty Train, Ae’lkemi, Galanni, Zhivago, Swarovski, Alex Perry, Carla Zampatti, Aurelio Costarella, Bianca Spender, Easton Pearson, Song For The Mute, Michael Lo Sordo, Ginger & Smart, Christoper Esber, Dion Lee II, Karla Spetic, Romance Was Born and Haryono Setiadi.
The collections ranged from evening and daytime elegance to work outfits to casual and sporty.