Keira Knightley is Marie Claire Australia’s September 2011 issue cover girl, photographed by Hugh Stewart.Â The eye catching pink cover grabs your Sassi attention and if you’ve been watching Marie Claire’s Under the Cover doco you would have learnt straight from the mouth of Jackie Frank that Keira was going to be the September issue’s cover girl.
Inside this month’s issue is a special story called Vinnie\’s Cast-off to Couture story (the making of was seen on above said doco), featuring six of our top Aussie designers who have created unique couture pieces from garments selected at Vinnie\’s stores.
Using everything from wetsuits to curtains, the talented line-up made six gorgeous, one-off creations, which are being auctioned through marie claire to raise money for the Australian charity.
With the likes of Camilla & Marc, Sass & Bide, Therese Rawsthorne, Easton Pearson, Carl Kapp and Romance was Born creating one-off couture masterpieces from the treasures trove that is Vinnies.
Every week more than 50,000 kilograms of donated clothing and bric-a-brac arrive at Sydney Vinnies stores. The proceeds raised from the designer auction will support the St Vincent de Paul Society and help Australians in need.
The September issue of marie claire goes on sale August 3rd and you can MAKE A BID ONLINE from August 3-13. To view them in more detail and to bid for your favourite one, visit www.marieclaire.com.au.
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