Fashion Council WA
Fashion Council WA (FCWA) is the governing body and association, created to nurture, advocate and further the interests of the WA Fashion Industry. Over the last decade, FCWA has raised funds to facilitate and support the annual Telstra Perth Fashion Festival, the WA Fashion Awards and other industry events.
Through Fashion Council WA we provide opportunities for local designers and artists to achieve commercial and cultural success, media coverage and creative excellence. We advocate for positive change and progress within the industry, unearth new talent and foster strong relationships with government partners, sponsors, designers, retailers and creatives. We champion progressive and dynamic innovators that are shaping the industry and drive attendance at our events to build local networks and opportunities.
Perth Fashion Festival Proprietary Limited (PFF Pty Ltd) delivers world class, ground breaking events and projects, the annual premier event being Telstra Perth Fashion Festival (TPFF), that showcases our State's fashion sector, attracts significant media profile and recognises WA as the premier creative hub of emerging and established talent in the fashion industry through the Asia Pacific region.
Now in it’s 19th year, Telstra Perth Fashion Festival is one of Australia’s renowned fashion events. Founded in 1999, TPFF has cultivated an international reputation for fostering some of Australia’s most sought after creative talent and showcasing Western Australian designers on a global stage.
With international fashion success stories including Wheels & Dollbaby, Gemma Ward, Skye Stracke, Nicole Trunfio, Aurelio Costarella, Megan Gale, Bridget Malcolm, E L L E R Y, Russell James and Zhivago all hailing from Perth, the scene is set for the most exhilarating week of fashion Australia will see in 2017.