• New Foundation Aims to Foster Fijian Fashion Talent

    7 days ago - By WWD

    SYDNEY - Ten days after mingling with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex at the state dinner thrown by Fiji's president in Suva, Fijian Australian fashion entrepreneur Ellen Whippy-Knight was at another black tie gala, this time in Sydney.
    Friday's Bula Ball at the Darling Harbour Dockside venue was the inaugural fund-raiser of Whippy-Knight's new Fijian Fashion Foundation, which aims to support emerging Fijian designers.
    The foundation's chair, Sydney-based Whippy-Knight is also managing director of the 11-year-old Fiji Fashion Week, an annual Fijian resortwear showcase that is staged in Suva...
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