Author: Jonté Pike

Weaving Winter

Everyone loves a cosy winter jumper and what could be better than knitwear that is both comfortable and fashionable!

Our recently launched range of wonderful winter weaves feature two distinct styles:

The Shadows Rib Jumper is a comfortable and fashionably edgy look while being cosy and relaxed as a long-style fit sweater. The weave features a lengthened sleeves for a cosy fit feature with playful fringe detailing. This jumper has a beautifully soft weave with stylised ribbed detailing through the jumper and sleeve cuffs. It is the perfect length to be worn over leggings or paired with over the knee boots for a statement look!

The Column Knit Jumper is our most comfortable every-day sweater that is both stylish and perfect for easy wearing. The weave is lightweight and is perfect matched with your favourite jeans, the matching Column Knit Skirt or layered for a winter’s look (perhaps with a silk shirt and matching jacket). The two-tone asymmetrical features highlight the beautiful colour contrasts and sports a lovely crew neckline, stepped hemline with small slits on side seams and overall a relaxed comfortable fit.

The Column Knit Skirt is an effortlessly flattering two-tone asymmetrical knit skirt, which can be styled easily into your wardrobe. Featuring a beautiful soft knit, comfortable fit in the waist and slit on the left side. This skirt allows you to keep warm whilst looking fashionable and can be styled to any occasion from day through to night. Team it perfectly with our Column Knit Jumper for an edgy set or worn as separates!

Introducing Afterpay

We are happy to announce the roll-out of the new Afterpay system across our website! With Afterpay you can buy any item(s) within my store and pay for the total amount over 2 months. With 4 easy payments every two weeks, you can buy the latest fashion while remaining financially savvy! Best thing about this is that it does not cost anything extra as long as the payments are made on time! Simply choose the option during checkout to take part in this new feature.

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Formal Dress Hire

This month we are kicking off a new monthly blog showcasing of our favourite dress hire items, available right here from @jontedesignerhire!

@jontedesignerhire is perfect if you need a glamorous and unique dress for a big upcoming event. Although we would all love to wear a new designer dress for each event, it does not work out well in the long run… you know… cupboard space of course :)

Designer Dresses

A bespoke designer dress hire is the perfect compliment to your styling, we offer a wide range of our best sellers – many of these dresses have been on the runway and have featured in our blogs in the past. These amazingly stunning dresses for hire at any time; you are welcome to make an appointment with us to view the dresses or visit our showroom and our designers and stylists will be happy to help! Read more here!

Hire a Dress

We would be happy to help you find your perfect dress from our range of formal dresses, cocktail dresses, evening dresses and prom dresses. You can reach out to make an appointment or stop by our studio to view the range of @jontedesignerhire dresses.

Emerald Swarovski Gown Hire – $200 

Features: tulle, hand beading and lace work, swarovski crystals

Perfect as a: cocktail dress, evening dress or prom dress

Worn by Perth Stylist Juvelle Behrendorff to the recent Laurie Sawle Ball

Glamoury Gown (Rose Gold or Champagne) Hire – $200

Features: gorgeous metallic fabric, lace embellishment

Perfect as a: cocktail dress, evening dress or prom dress

@_juliannehaines_ styled in our Glamoury Gown Champagne. Image via: @meiji_nguyen_photography @vignetteartofhair @flowertalkwa @fitzadi

Quartz Gown (Rose Gold) Hire – $200

Features: open back, high slit, accessories

Perfect as a: evening dress, cocktail dress

Worn by @gradywulff

Dion Beaded Gown Hire – $180

Features: signature Jonté 3D Beading & sequin, beautiful open back, beaded, metallic

Perfect as a: cocktail dress, evening dress, formal dress

@hollzyoung styled in the beaded Dion Gown. Available in Silver, Black or Rose Gold. Image via: @meiji_nguyen_photogrpahy

Ethereal Dress Hire – $100

Features: lace, hand beaded

Perfect as a: cocktail dress, red dress, evening dress, prom dress

The gorgeous @tazzwright_ styled in our ethereal dress for a @perthracing race day. Image via @saltedcreativeperth. Available in Black, White, Blush, Nude & Ruby Red

Lily Pleated Skirt

Our new Style of the week is one of our best sellers, the Lily Pleated Skirt.

The skirt is seen here on an inspirational entrepreneur, Nikki Milne from The Perth Collective. As a businesswoman and mother, Nikki’s style is always on point in her self-styled and trendy clothing, which is still comfortable and appropriate for a busy and successful lifestyle!

The Lily Pleated Skirt is a must have trans-seasonal separate for every fashionable ladies wardrobe. The skirt is easily worn in both Spring and Summer with beautiful slides or in Autumn and Winter with a pair of stylish boots; this skirt is perfect for all seasons!

Style of the week – 50% Off

Available online or in our studio
Valid until the end of March
Use voucher code styleoftheweek for your discount when purchasing online

Shop now!

Images courtesy of @Salted Creative Perth from a shopping day at Perlu Boutique.

Two skirts in one

You can wear your beautifully pleated Lily Skirt in two ways giving it a totally new look! Simply rotate the skirt to either create a stylish hang, or wear it to the side to highlight your legs. The skirt is available in Black, Vanilla or Taupe and in sizes 6 – 14.

The Ibiza Maxi

We recently teamed up with the amazing @ShotMagazineItalia on their new photo shoot, Bloom not Fade.

Shot Magazine Italia, known for fashion, leisure and news, their magazine represents their idea of excellence, beauty and sophistication; which is overwhelmingly evident in their work.

Complementing their recent shoot, we are kicking off with this years first Style of the Week! Our choice is a favourite item from the shoot – the Ibiza Maxi dress!

Lightweight mesh with lace up detailing and splits makes this the perfect cover up for Summer.

The Shot Magazine Italia Shoot
Image Credits

Photography : Meiji Nguyen
Assistant : Suzana Paravac
Design & Styling : Jonté Pike @ Jonté Designs
Make-Up : Fitria Adiwibowo
Hair : Vignette Forrest
Florist : FlowerTalk
Florist Assistant : Clarissa Lasmana
Models : Daisy Jeanes & Julianne Haines 

With the season of love upon us, most of us are already planning the perfect outfit for Valentines Day next week!

Here at the Jonté studios, we have two clear favourites for this years romance. From our Ethereal Collection these items are abound in feminine tones and beauty.

The Ethereal Ruby Dress

This amazing piece featured on the cover of The Weekend West last weekend! A dress worth adoring; beautiful fine hand beaded lace appliqué on stretch net fabric with decorative button detail on the sheer back. Perfect for that special occasion or red carpet event.

The Ethereal Ruby Gown

A beautiful Red Carpet in sheer lace dress, featuring fine hand beaded lace appliqué on stretch net fabric. Decorative button detail on the sheer back.

Cultural Chinese Couture

We are excited to announce that yesterday we launched our new exhibit to celebrate The Chinese New Year at China Musings: A Fashion Journey! Hosted at the amazing Brookfield Place, the 2017 Lunar Style Celebration Exhibition (currently running from January 30 – February 10, 8.30am – 6pm), is presented by Fashion Council WA and Brookfield.

The exhibition will feature our exclusive designs alongside 12 other leading WA designers; commissioned with blending Chinese culture, style and symbols with their own individual flair.

In this post we have some of the campaign images which feature our Quartz Jumpsuit (Rose Gold) & Hydra Silk Shirt (Liquid Gold), both available in our online store right now! The Creative Team involved in this campaign:

Wang Yi wears the beautiful Jonté Designs Hydra Silk Shirt (Liquid Gold)

Wang Yi in the Jonté Designs Quartz Jumpsuit (Rose Gold).

Keep an eye out for our next post later in the week as we share the amazingly beautiful designs we have on show at the exhibition!

Event Details

Free Entry!

  Monday, January 30, 2017 – 09:00 to Friday, February 10, 2017 – 18:00

  Brookfield Place, Perth, Australia

Header image courtesy of Fashion Council WA.

New Years Eve 2016!

Join us in celebrating the past year at this years Suited NYE Masquerade Ball!

Closing off on 2016 in style, we are back at the NEW Crown Towers Grand Ballroom for a night of mystery! We are headed to the luxurious settings of this landmarks halls for a night of black tie masquerade! Hosted by Suited Events, we are in for a night of glamour and style!

The breathtaking setting of the flagship Crown Towers is expecting over 1200 guests and there are only a handful of tables left! An event not to be missed in WA, celebrating the successes and lessons from the past year in style and glamour!

Images courtesy of The Shed Studios Photography, Indi Models, Inspiring Design & Co.

Starting at 7:30PM on New Years Eve, The Crown will be rolling out the red carpet and welcoming you to the mysterious, playful and glamorous world of masquerade! With a breathtaking opening performance with all the flair of a high-end event, we are in for an amazing night! The main show will feature a spectacular Runway by Perth’s Aelkemi , Jonté Designs & Jessica Bratich accessories.

Event Details

Enjoy a three course meal and beverages whilst witnessing an incredible production followed by a night on the dance floor with Perth’s best DJ’s taking you through to the New Year! Tickets are priced as below and include GST:

Gold – $325 Row 1
Silver – $300 Row 2 – 4
Bronze – $275 Row 5

  Crown Grand Ballrooms, Perth, Australia

Jonté Designs and Jessica Bratich

You are invited to join us for a day of fashion and shopping on Saturday 26th of November!

Here at the Jonté Design Studio in Perth, between 12:30 and 3:30, you can be the first in Australia to view and purchase our new summer range!

Our new summer range, launched at the Privé Fashion Platform Runway in September, will be available in this exclusive first showing! Everyone is welcome to join in, view our range and meet the designers Jonté and Jessica Bratich. Jessica will be there with her range to help you find that perfect bag to match your new summer outfit – you’ll be sure to walk away with a trendy new ensemble for your next big event!

There will be plenty of champagne and cupcakes and every guest will receive an exclusive 10% off new summer stock! There will be special promotions on the day and reductions on previous collections; stock is limited so do not miss out!

Summer Loving!

For those of you who cannot make the event, you can still take part in the 10% off special for any item in our new summer range! This promotion will be available for everyone between November 18th – November 27th and while stocks last!

Your Voucher

During check-out, use the voucher code summerloving with any item in our summer range to get your discount!

Quartz Queen

Our November Style of the Week is the amazing Quartz Gown! This runway star made it’s recent debut and is currently being produced in limited numbers in our Jonté Studios here in Perth.

The gown is made up from a gorgeous metallic fabric teamed with a genuine leather collar and waistband! The detail on the gown is amazing, with individually hand-sewn lace appliqué on the bodice of the gown. With high slits on the side of the legs and a multi layer skirt; it is a gorgeous and glamorous gown for your next black tie event!

This gown is made-to-order and we will only be able to produce a limited amount until the fabric runs out! Gowns are available in size 6, 8, 10 or 12 with either Metallic Black or Metallic Silver fabric.

On the Runway

The Quartz Gown was lauded at the Privé Fashion Platform Runway held at Ascot Racecourse @perthracing in September. Modelled here on the runway by the gorgeous Nonny Mulholland from Chadwicks Models. Image courtesy of @inlovewithdotdotdot.

To Order

Email: info@jontedesigns.com
Phone: (08) 9240 4615