ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS YEAR’S SEMINAR SERIES!

If it’s not the effortlessly chic Collection Shows that make Fashion Festival special, it’s the seminars that are designed specifically for all of you who love the fashion industry. Brought to you by NZgirl MAC, VIVA, TRESemmé and Remix Magazine, these seminars will share insider tips on a range of topics and leave you refreshed and inspired to take on your next fashionable endeavour.


Read more about each seminar below and find out how you can be in to win Free Tickets!

NZGIRL – SIMPLE STEPS TO BECOME A MAGAZINE EDITOR

NZgirl will host the first of the six seminars of the week. Jenene, who is one of New Zealand’s most successful online entrepreneurs and the creator of the award winning website nzgirl.co.nz and flossie.com, will show audiences some simple steps on how to become a magazine editor.

Working in magazines has always been considered one of the most glamorous and coveted jobs for women where you could have the opportunity to attend premiers and fashion shoots get free products and samples and meet high profile celebrities. Now, thanks to the power of the internet, this can all be yours too, and Jenene will give you some valuable advice on fulfilling this dream.

Jenene’s drive, determination and passion have seen her as a finalist for both the New Zealand Marketer of the Year and the international Veuve Clicquot Award. Her business skills have attracted high profile investment from Movac (the original investors in Trade Me) and Lloyd Morrison (Infratil) and media coverage from around the world. So, you can be sure that Jenene will have some wise words to pass on.

What: How to become a magazine editor

When:  Monday February 27th at 7.00 pm

Where: Shed 10, Queens Wharf

Price: Tickets cost $25 from iTicket, Conch or Real Groovy.

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Places are limited!

M.A.C TECHNIQUE SEMINARS

M.A.C will be hosting THREE different seminars this year – each with a special theme designed to help you perfect your look. Australian M.A.C trainer Ocea Ferber will reveal the tips, insider secrets and techniques over the course of the three seminars.

The first seminar will show you how to change your look quickly and dramatically. The trainers will uncover the game changers in makeup products and how to apply them, the shadow that creates the smoke or that lipstick that adds the fire. Discover how to change your look from femme to feline in minutes.

When: Tuesday February 28th at 7.00 pm

Where: Shed 10, Queens Wharf

Price: Tickets cost $60.00 (redeemable for $50.00 worth of product) iTicket, Conch or Real Groovy.

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The second seminar takes audiences backstage at some of the most famous runway shows, uncovering the secrets to the perfect runway look. The trainers will reveal just how easy it is for audiences to copy the look of the season so that everyone can look runway ready an on trend.

When: Wednesday February 29th at 5.30 pm

Where: Shed 10, Queens Wharf

Price: Tickets cost $60.00 (redeemable for $50.00 worth of product)

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The third seminar teaches the basics for a beginner’s lesson in colour and techniques. Covering all of the essentials such as mascara, eyeliner, brushes and foundations while teaching the professional application techniques for each, will leave audiences feeling confident and beautiful.

When: Saturday March 3rd at 10.00 am

Where: Shed 10, Queens Wharf

Price: Tickets cost $60.00 (redeemable for $50.00 worth of product) iTicket, Conch or Real Groovy.

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In previous years M.A.C seminars have been in high demand so get your seats early- places are limited!


VIVA LIVE

Viva magazine, brought to you by the New Zealand Herald, will give you the chance to get up close with the Viva team including Editor Amanda Linnell, food writer and chef Nici Wickes and more. Always on-trend and visually stunning, VIVA is a mid-week magazine with a devoted following from people who love to be informed of what’s hot in fashion, beauty, food, wine and design. Appearing each Wednesday, it’s the perfect place to showcase all that’s good in fashion, beauty, design, food, wine and the latest lifestyle trends. The seminar will feature the talented Viva team, special guest stars, and fantastic giveaways and goodie bags.

When: Wednesday 29th February at 7.00 pm

Where: Shed 10, Queens Wharf

Price: Tickets cost $25 from iTicket, Conch or Real Groovy.

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Places are limited!

TRESemmé 

TRESemmé Masterclass: Guide to Salon Chair-Worthy Hair, Anywhere

A must-see for anyone interested in re-creating the runway looks from New Zealand Fashion Festival at home.

Hosted by TRESemmé stylist Chetan Mongia, you will learn top styling tips and get pointers on how to maintain healthy locks, because every girl deserves to have salon chair-worthy hair!

Plus you will receive an awesome travel-size sample to take home.

When: Thursday March 1st at 7.00 pm

Where: Shed 10, Queens Wharf

Price: Tickets are $25 from iTicket, Conch or Real Groovy and audiences will receive a travel size product sample!

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Places are limited!

REMIX Magazine

Editorial Fashion Workshop with the Experts: Learn to style and take photos like a pro!

Join the Remix magazine editorial team and a panel of New Zealand’s leading fashion photographers (including Chris Sisarich and Garth Badger) and stylists for a workshop on how to style and take amazing pictures, whether you’re an amateur or a budding professional.

When: Friday March 2nd at 7.00 pm

Where: Shed 10, Queens Wharf

Price: Tickets cost $25

Doors open from 5.00 pm onwards with a full bar onsite so come and enjoy a drink before the seminars.

You can also get your hair styled by TRESemmé, your makeup touched up by M.A.C and your nails done at the ORLY & Magic Tan Nail Bar. Plus be in to win some great goodies and hot prizes. For more information on each seminar visit www.nzfashionfestival.com

The seminar will cover:

– The basics of capturing a good fashion image
– Essential editorial styling advice
– Using your camera to its full potential
– Basic retouching
– How to begin a career in photography and/or styling
– Advice for aspiring models

Bring your own camera if you like and feel free to ask our experts your questions during the Q&A session.

Every attendee will go also into the draw to win an incredible new camera (details to be announced soon!).

Go to www.nzfashionfestival.com for more info or RESERVE YOUR SEATS – BUY TICKETS NOW!

Can’t wait? Don’t miss out as places for each seminar are limited! BUY TICKETS NOW.

WIN FREE TICKETS!

If you haven’t already, LIKE our Facebook page  and check our event pages tab over on HERE, then leavve a comment telling us why you’d like to go to that one!

PLUS don’t forget to be the first of your friends to join the Seminar (s) on facebook by clicking “MAYBE” or “I’M GOING” on the event page of your choice and let them know what great taste you’ve got!

GOOD LUCK!

Tickets drawn 19th Feb.

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About nzfashionfestival

Bigger and better than ever before, NZ Fashion Festival is back for 2012- with a brand new location at Auckland’s Shed 10, 5 completely different group shows plus daily hair, beauty and style seminars hosted by the likes of M.A.C and TRESemme... as well as a Designer Garage Sale and a host of FREE events, deals and shoes for you to enjoy around the city!

2 responses to “ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS YEAR’S SEMINAR SERIES!”

  1. S Mare says :

    Hi! Do you need to bring your own make-up & brushes to the M.A.C seminars?

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