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    My Top Six Period Television Shows

    My Top Six Period Television Shows
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    It's no secret that my biggest form of design inspiration comes from period television shows and movies, so I've decided to put together a list of my current top six favourites. These top six are period television...

    DTC Takes on the United Kingdon and Ireland.

    DTC Takes on the United Kingdon and Ireland.
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    I've always dreamt of the United Kingdom and Ireland especially because the United Kingdom is the second highest ranking country for the most visits to Dark Thorn Clothing's online store (thank you!). I also...

    Cocktail Revolution: Revolutionary of the Month

    Cocktail Revolution: Revolutionary of the Month
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    Each month Cocktail Revolution select an Australian designer to focus on as their Revolutionary. This month Dark Thorn Clothing and it's designer, Tori-Anne Gill, were selected as June's Revolutionary. Read...

    Abigail Blouse Styling Ideas

    Abigail Blouse Styling Ideas
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    Are you stuck on some ideas on how to style the Abigail blouse? Abigail is actually a lot more versatile than you think. From super casual to cooperate, we have...

    Rundle Mall Street Style

    Rundle Mall Street Style
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    Recently Dark Thorn Clothing collaborated with Diamond Models and Promotions, Westfield Westlakes and Colour Cosmetica to bring you imagery full of street style inspiration incorporating Dark Thorn Clothing. Immerse yourself...

    Pop Up VIP Launch

    Pop Up VIP Launch
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    The Dark Thorn Clothing's pop-up showroom opened up with a bang, quite literally. Champagne and custom cupcakes were served to all VIP guests on the 24th of February to celebrate...

    Labels Style Markets 5.2.17

    Labels Style Markets 5.2.17
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    The Labels Style Markets were held again on the 5th of February 2017 and this was the second Labels Style Markets I had attended with Dark Thorn Clothing.It was held...

    Victorian Era Fashion 1883 - 1890

    Victorian Era Fashion 1883 - 1890
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    By 1883 the bustle came back and bigger than ever. Bustles were now stuffed with straw and enabled the skirt to come horizontally out from the waist. The skirts still...

    Florence Bodysuit Styling Ideas

    Florence Bodysuit Styling Ideas
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    Don't know how you'd style the Florence bodysuit? Below I have compiled 6 different ways Florence can be styled. Copy them directly or use them as inspiration! Style one:For the...

    2016 Review

    2016 Review
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    2016 has been an amazing jam packed year for Dark Thorn Clothing and it has definitely ended on a high. I am going to go back through and highlight all...

    Victorian Era Fashion 1877-1882

    Victorian Era Fashion 1877-1882
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    Natural Form In 1877 the bustle had shrunken to the point where just pads were used or in most cases absolutely nothing at all. The bodices became long and even...

    VIP Night - Recap

    VIP Night - Recap
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    On the 1st of December we hosted a VIP media night at The Curious Squire to showcase Dark Thorn Clothing's Rebirth and New Moon collections. Between 6:30pm and 8:30pm media,...

    Edith Blouse Styling Ideas

    Edith Blouse Styling Ideas
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    Below you will find 6 different ways I choose to style the Edith blouse in both black and bone. If you're stuck on styling ideas use these below as inspiration....

    Norwood Fashion and Design Market - Recap

    Norwood Fashion and Design Market - Recap
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    I was lucky enough to have been asked to attend this years Norwood Fashion and Design Market which is a part of the Adelaide Fashion Festival as an Emerging Designer....

    Mina Coat Black Styling Ideas

    Mina Coat Black Styling Ideas
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    Stumped on ideas of how to style the Mina coat in black? Below we have compiled some ways we love to style Mina.  Style Mina with a beautifully layered maxi...

    Victorian Era Fashion 1869-1876

    Victorian Era Fashion 1869-1876
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    Towards the start of the 1870's the hoop skirt was soon replaced with a metal structure known as a bustle. The bustle still kept fullness at the front but allowed...

    Myrtle Cape Styling Ideas

    Myrtle Cape Styling Ideas
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    Do you love the Myrtle cape but are unsure how to style one? I have compiled 6 different ways you can style Myrtle below but don't be confined to just...

    New Moon Official Campaign Video

    New Moon Official Campaign Video
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    About Dark Thorn Clothing Part #3 - Where is Dark Thorn Clothing?

    About Dark Thorn Clothing Part #3 - Where is Dark Thorn Clothing?
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    Would you believe me if I said Dark Thorn Clothing's studio is in the middle of a paddock?  Yep, it's in the middle of a paddock on my families property...

    Boutique Series - The Black Dress

    Boutique Series - The Black Dress
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    A new series of fashion shows are being held in Adelaide by Boutique Series at Mercedes Benz to showcase Australian Designers. Dark Thorn Clothing got invited to put a dress...

    New Moon Look Book Ep #2

    New Moon Look Book Ep #2
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    Victorian Era Fashion - Hoop 1856-1869

    Victorian Era Fashion - Hoop 1856-1869
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    Hoop Era introduced the Crinoline. Once looked down upon by those in the high society they eventually gave in to wearing the crinoline instead of the numerous layers of petticoats...

    Dark Thorn Clothing x Celestial Light Photography

    Dark Thorn Clothing x Celestial Light Photography
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    Recently I got the chance to collaborate with a local photography talent, Celestial Light Photography. She produces such amazing mystical, old oil painting look imagery that captured my eye as...

    New Moon Look Book - Video

    New Moon Look Book - Video
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    A little look book video from clips filmed while imagery was being taken. Unfortunately the Almira maxi dress, Lydia blouse dress and a full detail clip of the Edith blouse...

    New Moon Campaign - Thorngrove Manor

    New Moon Campaign - Thorngrove Manor
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    New Moon's campaign and look book images were both taken at Thorngrove Manor. A beautiful medieval looking castle hiding within the hills and trees of Stirling South Australia. New Moon...

    Raw Adelaide Signature - Dark Thorn Clothing on the Runway by Angela Brushe Photography

    Raw Adelaide Signature - Dark Thorn Clothing on the Runway by Angela Brushe Photography
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    Another angle of Dark Thorn Clothing on the runway at the Raw Adelaide Signature event held on 1st April 2016. This time all runway shots are taken by Angela Brushe...

    Raw Adelaide Signature - Dark Thorn Clothing on the Runway VIDEO

    Raw Adelaide Signature - Dark Thorn Clothing on the Runway VIDEO
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    Raw Adelaide Signature Headshots

    Raw Adelaide Signature Headshots
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    Photography: Angela Brushe PhotographyHair: Caitlan PraterMakeup: Tiarna lehmannModels: Vanessa Barry, Maddison Chapman, Aliese Cliff, Katya Komarova, Hayley Cameron.

    Raw Adelaide Signature - Runway by SR Media

    Raw Adelaide Signature - Runway by SR Media
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    Dark Thorn Clothing hit the runway at the Raw Adelaide Signature event. Below you will find images from Dark Thorn Clothing on the runway by SR Media. There are more...

    Raw Adelaide Signature Event Recap + BTS

    Raw Adelaide Signature Event Recap + BTS
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    {behind the scene images by Angela Brushe Photography} On April 1st Dark Thorn Clothing was a part of the RAW Adelaide Signature event. Working in collaboration with a hairstylist (Caitlin...

    Colour Cosmetica's Equinox event - Images by Vueey Le

    Colour Cosmetica's Equinox event - Images by Vueey Le
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    Colour Cosmetica have always been so kind and supportive of me as a designer. I had studied there from 2013-2014 and even though I'm not enrolled there anymore, i still...

    Ways to style the Chastity Accessory Skirt

    Ways to style the Chastity Accessory Skirt
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    Over the past few months I have compiled imagery of different ways Chastity can be styled to give a little more ideas for yourself to try out! Chastity doesn't have...

    Victorian Era Fashion - Pre Hoop 1840-1855

    Victorian Era Fashion - Pre Hoop 1840-1855
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    The Victorian Era is the era of time when Queen Victoria ruled the English Kingdom. During this time fashion was exceptional. Touching base on the trends I'm going to break...

    Alluring Locations - Thorngrove Manor

    Alluring Locations - Thorngrove Manor
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    I stumbled across Thorngrove Manor a while ago when i did a google search to find beautiful old manors within South Australia to do my original Rebirth photoshoot. To my...

    Art in the Victorian Era

    Art in the Victorian Era
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    I could go on forever on this subject, include an immense amount of artists, go on about the Pre-Raphaelites (I'll do a seperate blog about the Pre-Raphaelites), include a large...

    About Dark Thorn Clothing #2 - How and why I started Dark Thorn Clothing

    About Dark Thorn Clothing #2 - How and why I started Dark Thorn Clothing
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    Where do I even start? I started Dark Thorn Clothing because it was an outlet to be creative, show my side, express who I am and what I love. Living...

    Inspiration - Penny Dreadful

    Inspiration - Penny Dreadful
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    Penny Dreadful is another one of my favourite TV shows which provides me with such great inspiration for designs. The styling is so beautiful and very Victorian. Even the darkness...

    Alluring Locations: Winchester Mystery House

    Alluring Locations: Winchester Mystery House
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    I am going to start a new thread of blogs under the tag of 'Alluring Locations'. Here you will discover places that inspire me, catch my eye or i find...

    Ree Ree Phillips: Photos + Interview

    Ree Ree Phillips: Photos + Interview
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    Ree Ree Phillips is a beautiful alternative model/blogger/makeup artist from Australia who caught my eye with her amazing style and artistry.Below are images of Ree in our Abigail blouse shot...

    2015 overview

    2015 overview
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    2015 has been a pretty crazy and life changing year for Dark Thorn Clothing. At the end of 2014 I decided it was time to take Dark Thorn Clothing into...

    The Death and Rebirth of Dark Thorn Clothing Fashion Show Launch

    The Death and Rebirth of Dark Thorn Clothing Fashion Show Launch
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    Dark Thorn Clothing's Death and Rebirth fashion show launched on the 30th of October 2015. I know its been over a month since the launch but i thought i would...

    Photoshoot part #1 Martindale Hall

    Photoshoot part #1 Martindale Hall
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    Martindale hall is a huge part of South Australia's history. The beautiful Georgian building resides in Mintaro in the Clare Valley and has had films such as Picnic at Hanging...

    10 Interesting facts about the Victorian Era

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    1. They take mourning seriously. Women often wore mourning rings which were usually made from onyx or jet and featured hair from the deceased person. Some would even bottle their...

    Inspiration Pt #1 Reign

    Inspiration Pt #1 Reign
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    An insight into what inspires me when i design and portray Dark Thorn Clothing. Keep an eye out for future blogs to come which will detail exactly what it is...

    About Dark Thorn Clothing Pt #1 - Who is behind Dark Thorn Clothing?

    About Dark Thorn Clothing Pt #1 - Who is behind Dark Thorn Clothing?
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    I know a lot of you are probably wondering, "what is Dark Thorn Clothing?", "Who is behind Dark Thorn Clothing?", "Where does Dark Thorn Clothing reside?" etc,. In a range...

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