Emily is a writer and early-career researcher in contemporary fashion practice. Originally from Brisbane, Emily is currently based in London at Mastered.
She combines her training in fashion design with a critical interest in the political forces of fashion that shape our lived experience.
Emily is affiliated with the Queensland University of Technology and the University of Canberra as a sessional academic in undergraduate fashion theory subjects. She also writes for fashion criticism publications Address, Vestoj and The Fashion Studies Journal.
Gabrielle is the Production and Digital Manager at Oracle Fox. With more than 12 years experience in the fashion and marketing/public relations industry, she has worked with international brands such as Tiffany & Co., Louis Vuitton, Penfolds and Ralph Lauren.
Specialising in digital campaigns for high-end brands and effective collaboration strategy, her work has taken her around the world, producing projects for clients in New York, Hong Kong, Paris Fashion Week and Venice Film Festival.
Gabrielle is passionate about the growth and advancement of ethical fashion, and has recently worked with her team to produce a line of sustainably produced garments and homewares.
Gabrielle's qualifications include a Bachelor of Business (International Business) and Advanced Diploma of Business Marketing and Public Relations.
A highly experienced stylist Liz Golding is a powerhouse for her clients, with extensive contacts gathered over more than 30 years, she has changed the dynamic of the fashion and photography industries in Queensland.
With many years of styling shoots and fashion shows, and 20 years' of hair and makeup experience, she is well known and respected in her industry.
In 2013 Liz launched Queensland's first photographers and creatives management agency, Illuminate Management.
Liz represents hair and makeup artists, stylists, assistants and retouchers. Over the years Liz has worked with an enormous number of local and national fashion designers, editors, photographers, marketing and PR teams, and stylists, hairstylists and makeup artists.
These connections led her to form a PR company named IlluminateUs where Liz manages her team, which looks after clients from image creation to media wrangling.
Liz is also well known as the Styling Director of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival from 2006 to 2016.
The knowledge and contacts gathered from all of these past roles now help Liz as the Styling Director of Brisbane Fashion Month (October 2018).