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I'm Every Woman Fashion Show

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I'm Every Woman Fashion Show

  On Friday November 2nd we held a beautiful fashion show called 'I'm Every Woman' at Bellissimo Bower in Fremantle. The idea for the show came about from Featherhorn creator Freya Cheffer's wanted to design pretty dresses that EVERY woman would like to wear, looks amazing and feel comfortable in. With thanks to Fran from Bellissimo Bower for the stunning venue, Elizabeth Reed from Flor Marché Wine, Jonathan and Francesca from Lady Kitsch Catering, Helen and Simone for the stunning makeup and hair and DJ Em. And a BIG BEAUTIFUL thank you to our stunning models Beck, Simone, Loo, Refilwe and...

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Cowaramup Retailer adds another feather to her cap - Augusta Margaret River Mail 7/8/18

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Cowaramup Retailer adds another feather to her cap - Augusta Margaret River Mail 7/8/18

A great article by the Augusta Margaret River Mail's Nicke Lefebvre about our recent Summer Dreaming Fashion Show, with photos by Mason Media. A new collection from Cowaramup-based fashion label Featherhorn was launched on Sunday at local storey Saharan Daze. The brainchild and one of many creative outlets of store owner Freya Cheffers, the range features flowing, feminine and funky prints and comfortable, flattering designs. Ms Cheffers said the label has deep connections to the region, from their cow skull logo to the origins of the business itself.  “I originally started Featherhorn five years ago with Leona from Hobo and Hatch when...

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Flowers, Fashion & Rosat - 1/6/18

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Flowers, Fashion & Rosat  - 1/6/18

A very special evening happened in store last Friday night at Saharan Daze! We launched our latest Featherhorn range in a catwalk, mixed in Berber Tribal Jewellery pieces and accessories to compliment the colourful prints ending with a black dress run and Mami Watta hand beaded intricate glass bead pieces from the Embera Chami Tribe of Columbia. The catwalk was a dazzling cultural experience full of colour and global inspiration to set the wandering gypsy soul free. Wine maker Elizabeth Reed of Flor Marche launched her beautiful Rosat wine; and encouraged guests to bring a rose to place in the...

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A Trip Down Memory Lane

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A Trip Down Memory Lane

A trip down memory lane from one of Freya and Adrian's buying trips in 2015... What a day! 2 days left in Morocco to get our container and the pressure is on! It's midnight and we are on the road heading to a place a few hours from Marrakech after having finished hours and hours of our Bedouin and Kilim ordering, we stopped off with our good friend Salah to watch Fantasia an ancient Arabic festival of horses dressed up in hand stitched and beaded ornate saddle and headwear - spectacular! The riders shooting fireworks from antique wooden guns one...

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Ramadan

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Ramadan

Ade and I landed ourselves in Morocco during Ramadan. We didn't know a lot about Ramadan before, but soon found out that the people fast all through the day every day for a month, no liquid or food consumed, which can be gruelling in the intense heat, especially in the souks doing business.The people behave quite bizarrely, they jokingly taunt each other by throwing water at each other, small fights often break out amongst the men. We watch all of this in awe while haggling a hungry, thirsty man who's patience in the late afternoon is all but none. Sometimes...

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