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From bikinis to elegant gowns, see all the hottest trends
If you love fashion and you're in Sydney then head down to the Overseas Passenger Terminal, alongside Circular Quay, for a weekend of new season shows, beauty tips and free makeovers. All the latest trends for the coming summer will be showcased with the event being hosted by popular magazines – ELLE, Harper's Bazaar, Cleo, Dolly, Cosmopolitan, Woman's Day and the Australian Women's Weekly.
The fun-filled line-up includes back to back catwalks and insider workshops involving well known brands, such as Revlon and Specsavers. Accessories and lifestyle choices are well covered, including the hottest in luxury handbags from Reebonz and the perfect bikini at the Billabong Bikini Truck. Here you can also see artist Felicity Palmateer, curating live art on a surfboard.
Learn the secret of luscious lashes with Ardell Lashes or find your own beauty with Indeed Labs and endeavour to gain good healthy skin with a skincare pack available to win. Recreate looks from the runway shows with GHD hair style experts and discover the latest tools and techniques. Don't miss out on the goodies bag. With lots of competitions and great giveaways to enjoy throughout the weekend at the various pods and spaces, you're sure to be the envy of friends that can't make it here.
Perhaps you've always wished you could be on the cover of one of your favourite magazines, well you can here. Head to the Cover Star pod, choose your magazine cover, strike your best pose, and voila, all captured for you to post on social media. Each cover will be immediately available to upload to your friends and followers.
Thirsty or need some sweet indulgence? Pop- up bar Wats on Tap can help keep you hydrated with juices, beers and ciders, wines and signature cocktails whilst the Magnum ice cream pod will refreshingly restore you and tempt you with two new flavours – Peanut Butter Crunch and Chocolate Cookie Crumble. Sounds delish.
Samantha Jade, former X Factor winner, will perform for the crowds in a one-off performance. With the fabulous backdrop of Sydney Harbour and the Opera House, there's something for most. You can register free for this event. Most of the workshops are free as well, whilst others have a small cost around the $20 mark. For all the timings and further details, visit the website.