A big deal.

Words by

Veronica Stanford

Drum roll, please. The winner of the 2017 National Designer Award, presented by David Jones and supported by Harper’s Bazaar, has been announced.

And it's Kacey/Devlin.

The Sydney-based label is inspired by the unconscious decisions we make, with each collection launched alongside a short film, allowing the wearer to engage directly with the pieces.

The label produces garments from locally-sourced sustainable fabrics and luxury wool and silk blends. 

Announced this morning at David Jones Bourke Street Mall, designer Kacey has received a business development prize pack valued at over $100,000.

You can check out Kacey/Devlin's designs for yourself, when the label takes to VAMFF's Premium Runway 6 on March 18.


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