Sans Pareil is an Auckland based duo that work with vintage clothing, re-working it to make it more contemporary.
Upon meeting Victoria for the first time I found her fingers bedecked with amazing hand sculpted finger candy; a taxidermy free, deers head in off-white was complemented by a ring of brilliantly crafted wings. Her hands were literally overwhelmed with a forest of wonderful rings, rings that I wanted all for myself.
The Designer Direction crew managed to haul male model finalist Hunter McLeod from his hometown of New Plymouth to take part in our Discovered shoot last Friday and we all had a great time together. Hunter is a good sort, down to earth, professional and a real pleasure to work with – and we want him to take out the NZFW New Talent Competition with a heap of votes to spare.
Hannah is one of the DD old school, and when she isn’t walking, talking and breathing fashion she’s off tackling the woes of our planet and living a clean, green lifestyle. So it is of no surprise that our girl has been nominated as a finalist in the latest Cleo magazine campaign dubbed ‘Wonder Women’.