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Get To Know: Michael Lo Sordo

Michael Lo Sordo is an emerging fashion designer whose label is attracting plenty of attention for its structured, razor-sharp take on romantic minimalism.

Michael Lo Sordo studied fashion and textiles at East Sydney TAFE, from which he graduated in 2006.

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – APRIL 14: Designer Michael Lo Sordo mends outfits on models backstage ahead of the Michael Lo Sordo show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2015 at Carriageworks on April 14, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images)

He has shown at Australian Fashion Week since 2008 and made his Sydney Fashion Festival debut in 2010.

Lo Sordo was named 2006 Young Designer of the Year at Sydney’s Propeller Fashion Show.

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A model prepares backstage ahead of the Michael Lo Sordo show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2015 at Carriageworks on April 14, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

The designer was a finalist in the Qantas Spirit of Youth Awards 2010.

In January 2012 Lo Sordo won the fashion category at the Qantas Spirit of Youth Awards.

We take a look at our top looks from the latest Michael Lo Sordo Fashion Week Sydney Show with his ready to wear SPRING SUMMER 15/16 range

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Backstage Beauty

As the fash-pack descended on Carriageworks, Sydney for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia, it was the hair and beauty looks that caught our attention.

This season was all about the dewy skin, soft eyes and a whole lot of highlighter.

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A model prepares backstage ahead of the Johanna Johnson Presented By Capitol Grand show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2015 at Carriageworks on April 16, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

We took backstage snaps of our top looks that we saw at each show, so you can see the products the artist’s put together to create some of Fashion Week’s most glowing looks.

Check out the gallery below. We even included how to get that wicked hair style Dyspnea had.

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – APRIL 16: Detail of a look is seen backstage ahead of the Johanna Johnson Presented By Capitol Grand show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2015 at Carriageworks on April 16, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Bec & Bridge 13:4-15 Walking on Water

It’s safe to say that Bec & Bridge can be your one-stop shop for yet another season.

Let’s be real — when it comes to tracking down seasonal It pieces that will have you turning heads and dropping jaws, Bec & Bridge is the only answer.

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – APRIL 13: (EDITORS NOTE: This image was created using digital filters) Models showcase designs during the Bec & Bridge show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2015 at Carriageworks on April 13, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Sparkling seas and sun-drenched sand terrains unique to the exotic country transcended the collection through ’70s inspired glamour.

Sparkling seas and sun-drenched sand terrains unique to the exotic country transcended the collection through ’70s inspired glamour. “Vibrant Moroccan carpet prints adorned sheer slips shot with threads of silver and gold,” designers Becky Cooper and Bridget Yorston described, “while handkerchief hems and billowing bell-sleeves embody nomadic sophistication amidst jagged cliffs and sweeping horizons.”

In addition to silver and gold, a liquid-like gunmetal colour also made its way down the runway in the form of dresses and pants.