Free entry
27 Aug 2021 - 29 Aug 2021

COVID-19 ALERT LEVEL 4: With the move to Alert Level 4 from 11.59pm on Tuesday 17 August, NZ Fashion Week have announced their event, including NZ Fashion Weekend will be postponed – as will related events including Fashion Weekend in the Heart of the City and Fashioning Our Future at Ellen Melville Centre. We will update as more information and details become available. Stay safe.

Queer AF presents 'Queers and Wares: The Closet' a pop-up shop in the heart of High Street featuring three of Aotearoa's top queer creators. Showcasing a boutique selection of clothing, jewellery, books and binders in the gender affirming realm Queers and Wares: The Closet adds a kink to the stellar NZFW line up. Check out more on each creator below. 

The pop-up shop will be open between 11am and 6pm each day in Ellen Melville Centre's Paddy Walker Room. The creators will also be holding a number of workshops and fun events over the three days. 

Abbey Steel

Abigail Steel
Abigail Steel is a New Zealand based creative specialising in custom Chainmaille and jewellery design with a background in fine art, traditional jewellery making and glassblowing.


Broken is a small brand making pure hotness out of trash, focusing on reusing materials to make ethical wears. 

Agnes and Edie

Agnes and Edie
An online store which stocks apparel, binders and packers, books and heaps of other cool things made locally.

This event is proudly supported by Auckland Council and the city centre targeted rate.

Enjoy two hours of free parking or $5 evening and weekend rates. Find out more. Ride on public transport from as little as $2 each way. Find out more.
Last updated: 25 November 2019