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Country to Couture 2021

2021 Country to Couture

Last week, Darwin Innovation Hub was invited to attend the 2021 Country to Couture fashion show. 2021 Country to Couture is the annual showcase of First Nations textiles and fashion design. The success of the textile design movement in remote…
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Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair: From Country to Couture

Last night, we had the privilege of attending the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair's From Country to Couture fashion show. The fashion show was a spectacular array of color, culture and art showcasing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art.…
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THE DESIGN FILES: A New Not-For-Profit Fashion Collection From The Top End

The Design Files: A New Not-For-Profit Fashion Collection From The Top End 'NORTH has become the work of many generous hands and talented individuals,’ Crystal Thomas states, explaining that the look, feel, ethos and business…

NATIONAL INDIGENOUS TIMES: Tiwi fashion line draws on patterns from sea

NATIONAL INDIGENOUS TIMES: Tiwi fashion line draws on patterns from sea Stories of country and culture are being shared through the release of the Tiwi Collection, a fashion line created by women from the Tiwi Islands in collaboration with…
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The Tiwi Collection – North Launches New Collection

The Tiwi Collection Nestled on the shores of the Tiwi Islands, off the coast of Darwin, artists of Pirlangimpi, Milikapiti and Wurrumiyanga share stories of their connection to country through Jilamara (design). Through this collaboration…

A Warlu Collection Successfully Funded

NORTH's first fashion line, the Warlu Collection has been successfully funded through the ING Dreamstarter Crowdfunding program!
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A Warlu Collection – Reaches Tipping Point

Darwin Innovation Hub is extremely proud to support NORTH in the development of their first fashion collection, the Warlu Collection. One of the first startups to come into the Hub in 2017; NORTH has continued to celebrate, support and broaden…
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A Warlu Collection – Launch Event

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A Warlu Collection - Launch Event - NORTH Darwin. The Darwin Innovation Hub is proud to support NORTH as they launch their first fashion collection.

NORTH – A Warlu Collection has launched!

Through this collaboration with NORTH, senior artists from Warlukurlangu Art Centre along with their families, invite you to celebrate Warlpiri culture with the launch of this fashion collection.
industry workshop

Industry Workshop

The DIH facilitated an industry workshop between start-up North Home Pty Ltd and an Indigenous entrepreneur groups seeking to use t-shirt screen printing as a therapy for troubled youth seeking a healthy outlet for artistic expression.

North Home Releases Second Upholstery Line

Hand-screen printed upholstery textiles featuring the design of young Ngen'gi wumirri artist Kieren Karritpul from the remote community of Nauiyu Nambiyu, Daly River.

Startup Spotlight on NORTH

Working together with top end art centres and Australian craftspeople, NORTH are dedicated to honouring the cultural importance and significance of storytelling through the means in which we communicate with our artists, customers and partners.