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BPPR client Raffles College of Design and Commerce has undertaken the first stages of a unique partnership with China Graduate Fashion Week, taking eight Raffles graduates to Beijing to showcase collections in front of Chinese industry and media heavyweights. Raffles was the first and only international institute to be welcomed to showcase at the prestigious event, which took place […]

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Diyana Kosso at Raffles International Showcase

The incredibly talented Diyana Kosso dazzled the crowds at the Raffles International Showcase, as part of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2014.

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Raffles at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2014

Seven emerging designers – all graduates of Raffles College of Design and Commerce in Sydney and Singapore – were chosen to make their debut on the official Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA) schedule at Carriageworks in April 2014, as part of the Raffles International Showcase. These images are from the very talented Sara Aljaism and […]

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Paper dreams make high fashion a reality

Wearable art has taken on new meaning at Raffles School of Design and Commerce in North Sydney, with delicate paper engineering and raw fashion talent colliding to create six astonishing modern dress designs. Created in partnership with DFS Galleria Sydney, the six dresses were designed and painstakingly handmade by Raffles fashion students to celebrate the […]

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Five strategic questions PRs must ask their clients

By Sophie Blue One of my favourite business books of all time is called The E Myth Revisited – Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It (Michael E. Gerber, Harper Business on Amazon). To any small business owner and PR professional, Gerber’s lessons are confronting – and important to learn. […]

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That Bird Label lands in Balmain

After years in the dreaming, Australian online retailer birdsnest.com.au recently unveiled its new That Bird label collection of vibrant and flattering styles for Summer 2013/14. BPPR’s office in Balmain made for the perfect backdrop – stylists, bloggers and media mixed it up with big pink balloons, yummy macaroons and of course, beautiful summery frocks… Photos by Shane […]

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Oz Comic-Con Melbourne explodes to life

Over 33,000 die-hard pop culture fans converged on the Royal Exhibition Centre for Oz Comic-Con Melbourne over the weekend of July 6-7 2013. Cosplayers, costumers, even the odd zombie joined the likes of entertainment legends William Shatner, Ron Perlman and Shannen Doherty to celebrate all things gloriously geeky. Blue Planet PR was front and centre […]

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That Bird Label takes flight

After years of dreaming, Australian online retailer birdsnest.com.au has designed a collection of vibrant and flattering styles for Summer 2013/14. THAT BIRD LABEL was unveiled to fashion lovers at Bauer Media and Pacific Magazines last week by Blue Planet PR and Jane Cay, founder (and Big Bird) of birdsnest.com.au

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