New York, June 13, 2017– Sponsored by The Woolmark Company, the Australian Fashion Foundation presents its 9th Annual Summer Party bringing together Aussies and Americans in the fashion industry to celebrate Australia’s top emerging talent.  Each year, the Australian Fashion Foundation awards scholarships and NYC- and Europe- based internships to the next generation of Australian designers. All proceeds of entry benefit the AUSFF.

The event’s honorary committee included Nicky Zimmermann and Simone Zimmermann of Zimmermann; Camilla Freeman-Topper and Marc Freeman of Camilla & Marc; Dion Lee; Malcolm Carfrae; Julie Anne Quay and Rob Newbould. 

Notable attendees included:

Zanita Whittington,

Duckie Thot, Model

Cory Bond, Model

Beth MacGraw, MacGraw

Tessa MacGraw, MacGraw

Gustavo Rangel, Social

Daniel Garofali, Model

Rose Smith, Model

Ajak Deng, Model

Annabella Barber, Model

Victoria Lee, Model

Aleyna FitzGerald, Model

Bekah Jenkins, Model

Lincoln Pilcher, Model

Georgie Wass, Model

Georgia Lazzaro, The Line

Raechel Temily, Designer

Katherine Keating, VICE

Jillian Davison, Glamour US

Christine Centenera, Vogue Australia


About The Woolmark Company:

The Woolmark Company is the global authority on wool. Through our extensive network of relationships spanning the international textile and fashion industries, we highlight Australian wool’s position as the ultimate natural fiber and premier ingredient in luxury apparel.

The Woolmark logo is one of the world’s most recognized and respected brands, providing assurance of the highest quality, and representing pioneering excellence and innovation from farm through to finished product.

The Woolmark Company is a subsidiary of Australian Wool Innovation, a not-for-profit enterprise owned by more than 24,000 woolgrowers that invests in research, development and marketing along the worldwide supply chain for Australian wool.

For more information on The Woolmark Company visit