Business Address:    108 Lygon St. East Brunswick  3057  VIC, AUSTRALIA

phone:        0408326762     (03) 93879262

www.sprinkle.com.au
info@sprinkle.com.au

 

FASHION/COSTUME/PROPS

2015

  • Australian Made Campaign: Sprinkle fashion accredited as an Australian made brand
  • USH Magazine: Sprinkle fashion featured on this online fashion magazine
  • Custom Couture Bridal
  • Stephanie the Mannequin, Australian Sex Party: Sprinkle fashion featured on mannequin
  • Marketing Makeover: completed 12 week marketing course with rock star marketer, Paul McCarthy
  • Sprinkle Emporium continues to build its client base and assist existing loyal clientele.

2014

  • The Guardian: included in ‘5 Of The Best Independent Melbourne Designers’
  • Winners & Losers: Sprinkle fashion featured throughout the series on curvy actress Melissa Abergland
  • Women In Business Workshop: completed 6 month workshop held by SBMS (Small Business Mentoring Service)
  • Digital Enterprise Program: completed various workshops
  • Sprinkle Emporium continues to build its customer base, both locally and interstate

2013

  • Sprinkle published in The Moreland Leader, Sydney Herald Sun and Curve Magazine
  • Sprinkle fashion worn by Kimba Thompson (NITV) at The Deadly Awards

2012

  • GO WEST Queer Culture Exhibition: fashion installation,  Joel  Gallery, 2011
  • Die Roten Punkte: custom costumes for Astrid. Show toured globally
  • Wild At Heart Fashion Parade, Blak Dot Gallery
  • Sprinkle fashion featured in the Jewish News and Cherrie Magazine
  • Sprinkle fashion worn by Catherine Deveny, published in The Weekly Review

2011

  • Leader of the Pack: SELLOUT fashion and cabaret event, directed by Sprinkle and hosted by Yana Alana & tha Paranas. The Comedy Club
  • Sprinkle fashion featured in various publications including The Age & Sydney Herald Sun (article by Janice Breen Burns) & MX News (front page)
  • Sprinkle Emporium has influx of new customers after fashion event and subsequent publicity

2010

  • Sprinkle Emporium continues to build it loyal customer base, both locally and interstate
  • Die Roten Punkte: custom costumes for Astrid. Show toured globally
  • Debut and Avant Garde Gallery Awards: on judging panel at Fashion Exposed
  • Sprinkle fashion label published in Cherrie Magazine, Bound Magazine (US) and City Weekly

2009

  • Sprinkle Emporium continues to build its customer base, both locally and interstate
  • Sprinkle published in various publications, including LOTL, Ragtrader.
  • DECORUM Sprinkle has a sellout show at Don’t Tell Tom for L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival.  Special guests Yana Alana & tha Paranas and The Town Bikes.
  • Yana Alana & the Paranas: Yana Alana dressed by Sprinkle for the Comedy  Festival season of Bite Me Harder
  • Various private costume work

2008

  • Sprinkle fashion label appears in various publications including The Age A2, The Moreland Leader, Essentials Magazine, LOTL, Cherrie.
  • The Town Bikes: A series of costumes were created for the MEAT show performed at The Famous Spiegeltent and Adelaide Fringe Festival
  • Goldfrau: A custom made costume was created to be worn at the Salon de Lingerie in Paris, the largest lingerie trade fair in Europe.
  • Sprinkle Emporium becomes a finalist and wins the LEADER BUSINESS ACHIEVER AWARDS 2008-Moreland region, in three categories:- New Business (under 18 months in operation) , Fashion/Jewellery Retailer , & Business Achiever of the Year.

2007

  • Sprinkle fashion label: increased stockists both locally and interstate
  • Clothing worn by Myf Warhurst and Jo Stanley
  • Couture wedding garments
  • Published in Australian & NZ Apparel Magazine: March edition
  • Receive AUSINDUSTRY Textile, Clothing and Footwear Small Business grant enabling my business to improve internal business processes
  • Sprinkle Emporium opens: The first flagship store for Sprinkle, opens in October 2007. Located in East Brunswick, Melbourne
  • Sewing tutoring: Thornbury Women’s Neighbourhood House

2006

  • Grow Your Business: completed strategic marketing course
  • Sprinkle fashion label: increased number of stockists…incl. Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Port Douglas, N.T
  • Designer Showcase at PREVIEW (Fashion Exposed) Melbourne, selected as one of 6 designers to showcase their autumn/winter 2007 collection
  • Custom made garments, including wedding gowns and couture suiting
  • Published in November issue of LOTL, double page fashion spread
  • Dress worn by Elise Mooney (A Current Affair) for interview with Hugh Hefner at the Playboy Mansion
  • Sewing Tutoring at Thornbury Women’s Neighbourhood House, 2 classes per week
  • The Town Bikes, Alien costumes, Scozza costumes, lactating aprons for Milk Maid costumes, as seen in Bump and Grind, various rock gigs, Milk (solo show) and various publications
  • DEBUT at Fashion Exposed (march) selected as 1 of 20 hot new designers for Sydney Fashion Exposed

 2005

  • Provocatour Art Exhibition, photographed by Michael Prior in custom made costumes, The Foundry, Melbourne
  • Sprinkle fashion label: Increased number of stockists in Melbourne and Sydney
  • Custom made garments, couture wedding garments
  • The Town Bikes, Pink Cake costumes, Milk Maid costumes, Spider costumes, and 50’s burlesque go-go costumes, as seen at Big Day Out, HarmaSuperstar (Aust. tour), Bob Log 111 (Aust. tour), Machine Gun Fellatio (Melb. Tour), The Burlesque Hour (Edinburough Festival)
  • 1 costume, First Choice Liquor store
  • Cherry Pie outfit, Slit ‘Brutal’ Exhibition, Sydney
  • Fashion Week, Body and Soul Hair Show, Melb.

 2004

  • TISM Aust/NZ tour, (nov.) more costumes made for Aust/NZ tour, incl.Earthcore
  • Cyndi Lauper, fashion worn on Aust. TV and in concert.
  • Malcolm Brooks Hair and Fashion show (launch of summer 05’)
  • The Town Bikes, costumes for O/S tour
  • TISM 2004 tour, working with Emily Barry
  • Fashion Police Ch. 31, Melbourne half hour special on Sprinkle, the fashion label
  • FLASH Costume/performance exhibition (Mar 2004)- Melbourne Fashion week, Dante’s Gallery
  • SLIT Magazine exhibition, Sydneypink pussycat costume for photo series
  • Criss Cross Fashion Parade, (Jan 2004), VCA Gallery, Midsumma festival Melbourne
  • ‘Sprinkle’ fashion label stocking various stores in Sydney and Melbourne
  • Sewing tutoring, Thornbury Women’s Neigbourhood House
  • Custom made garments Wedding gowns, couture suiting and costumery
  • Allens ‘Starburst’ promotion for Clemenger BBDO – ‘Starburst Squirts’ campaign

 2003

  • Allens ‘Starburst’ promotion for Clemenger BBDO (15 lollypop men and women outfits)- ‘Starburst Sucks’
  • Libra television commercial, working with stylist Polly Kerdel
  • Rare In Style present Sprinkle Magic, fashion parade
  • Sprinkle Magic fashion label stocking various stores Melb.
  • custom costumery, member from band TISM (solo tour)

2000-2002

  • L’OREAL Colour Trophy event, Melbourne 2002
  • ‘Fashion for Refugees’ exhibition, Dante’s, Melbourne 2002
  • Nextwave Festival 2002 ‘Sculpmoetry’, Melbourne
  • Tarangos Koori Children’s Circus (dec 2001), Melbourne
  • Midsummer Festival, ‘Pick Me’, Black Box, Victorian Arts Centre
  • Chew the Fat, You’re a Winner, Peep (short films), circus performers, Ouch!
  • Sprinkle Magic fashion label relaunched into independent designer clothing stores, Melbourne Custom made garments

1998

  • COUNTDOWN, the musical: extended season in Melbourne & Sydney design team
  • Melbourne Leather Pride Week: joint exhibition, Melbourne
  • Melbourne Fringe Festival, ‘Autopsy’, Melbourne Town Hall  (costume exhibition/performance)
  • Midsummer Festival, ‘Software’, Athaneum Theatre, Melbourne performance/costumes (10 shows)

1996

  • Worn to Death: Garments of Torture & Wearable Art, Yume Ya Gallery,  Melbourne  (exhibition of Melbourne/Sydney artists)
  • Melbourne Fringe Festival, Fringe Salon Art Exhibition ‘Viva La Section’  costume/performance/installation
  • Maribyrnong Artists project, ‘Mind a Maze’, Melbourne , joint exhibition
  • Sprinkle Magic label stocking shops Sydney/Melbourne

1995

  • Sydney Fringe Festival, ‘Button Up’, Bondi Pavilion Gallery, Sydney wearable art exhibition
  • Queercus Alternative Gay & Lesbian MardiGras party, Sydney (award for Best Costume: co-winner)
  • ‘Frock Out’, Toast Gallery, Sydney wearable Art exhibition of Melbourne & Sydney                     artists
  • Melbourne Fringe Festival, ‘90% Junk’ performance/costume/exhibition,
  • Melbourne Fringe Festival, ‘Mind a Maze’ group exhibition

1994

  • Canberra Contemporary Artspace, ‘Inside Out- Out of the Mainstream’
  • ‘Sprinkle Magic’ label launched

 PERFORMANCE

 2011

  • LEADER OF THE PACK: special performance with Yana Alana

 2009

  • DECORUM fashion event

 2008

  • Rock Strip

 2007

  • Midsumma Festival opening: Federation Square
  • Rock Strip: Midsumma Festival: Comedy Club

 2006

  • Gurlesque, Melbourne
  • Saints and Sinners Ball, The Metro, Melbourne
  • Gurlesque, Melbourne Midsumma festival
  • King Victoria 6th birthday special birthday show for Melbourne drag kings performance night

 2005

  • XXX Burlesque, Melbourne
  • Gurlesque, Melbourne
  • Salon Kitty, Melbourne
  • L’Erotica, QVH, Melbourne,
  • Dragkings, Melbourne
  • Voodoo Trash Dolls premier, guest performer
  • Gurlesque, Daylesford
  • Slit ‘Brutal’ Exhibition, First Gallery, Sydney
  • Gurlesque, Bawdyville, Sydney
  • Hellfire, Sydney

 2004

  • Hellfire club, Sydney
  • Club Kooky, Sydney
  • Big Day Out (Melbourne)
  • Nextwave: opening of ‘Textanudes’ by Arlene Textaqueen
  • KingVic, Melbourne (throughout the year)
  • Gurlesque Cabaret, Sydney, Melbourne (throughout the year)- Green Room nomination
  • Ladies Vs Bitches, How’s ya Father fashion performance, Melbourne Fashion Week (March)
  • Mermaid installation, Prosper Australia

 2003   

  • Gurlesque Cabaret
  • Feast: Adelaide G&L festival
  • Hankypankster, Melbourne
  • Punk Cabaret, La Mama Theatre,
  • Hot August Nights, Melbourne Marching Girl event
  • Gurlesque Cabaret, Melbourne tours
  • King Vic Dragking night
  • Dykes on Mikes fundraiser

2000-2002 Performance

extensive performance work in Melbourne and Sydney including:-

  • King Vic Dragking night, Star Hotel (on various performances including Drag King web launch, and International guest night)
  • Gurlesque including Sydney Mardi Gras 2001, Adelaide Fringe 2002, Midsummer Festival 2002
  • “Circle Work-in celebration of the Hot Pink Box” (exhibition by Angela Polglaze), Melbourne
  • Ouch!: Laundry, Melbourne (13 shows on a monthly basis over period of 1 year)
  • Teriyaki Anarchisaki: Hifi bar, Melbourne (various occasions)
  • Club Kooky: Laundry, Melbourne
  • ICAAP (Aids Conference) After Party: The Peel, Melbourne
  • Feast: Adelaide Gay&Lesbian Festival-Gurlesque Cabaret, Adelaide
  • A WOMAN’S PLACE IS IN THE KITCHEN: short film

1999

  • performance work on experimental film with SF film maker Pam Dore, San Francisco, USA
  • performance work on experimental film with NY artist Darryl Hell, New York, USA

1998

  • CHEW THE FAT: short film
  • YOU’RE A WINNER: short film
  • Midsummer Festival, ‘Software’ Athaneum Theatre, Melbourne: performance/costumes (10 shows)

1997

  • Melbourne Fringe Festival, ‘Autopsy’, Melbourne Town Hall: joint costume exhibition/performance,

1996

  • Melbourne Fringe Festival, Fringe Salon Art Exhibition- ‘Viva La Section’ costume/performance/installation
  • PEEP: short film

 1995

  • Melbourne Fringe Festival, ‘90% Junk’

performance/costume/exhibition,

FILM

 2004

  • East Meets West fashion parade, edited and filmed by Anna Brownfield
  • Films screened at Newcastle film festival
  • CrissCross Fashion Parade, edited by Anna Brownfield

 2003

  • Rare In Style presents Sprinkle Magic, fashion promo (edited by Leah Donovan)
  • films screened at Ladyfest Melbourne (incl. Sitting on film panel)
  • various performances incorporating multimedia video collaging

 2000

  • A WOMAN’S PLACE IS IN THE KITCHEN: short film-co-director, performance (made in USA)

1998

  • VOICE Exhibition: Melbourne Fringe Festival (funded by city of Yarra), film and photography
  • CHEW THE FAT: short film (producer, director, costumes, props, performance)
  • YOU’RE A WINNER: short film (co-producer, co-director, costumes, props, performance)

CURATOR/EVENT ORGANISER

2011

  • Leader of the Pack: SELLOUT fashion and cabaret event, The Comedy Club (Melbourne).  Hosted by Yana Alana & tha Paranas, also featuring performance by Glita Supernova, Lilikoi Kaos , Yana Alana & Sprinkle

2012

  • Wild At Heart Fashion Parade, Blak Dot Gallery (Melbourne)

2009

  • DECORUM Fashion Parade & Cabaret Show, Don’t Tell Tom for L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival.  Special guests Yana Alana & tha Paranas and The Town Bikes.

2000-2002

  • Ouch!: performance, music, art once monthly club creator, co-producer, co-manager, performance organizer, prop/costume maker (Nov 2000-Nov 2001)