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Odabash Macdonald 2016 preview at Amber Lounge Monaco

So, as we all know this past weekend the world of showbiz still had it's focus on the French Riviera and as Cannes Film Festival drew to a close, the time came for everyone to head East and arrive in Monaco just in time for the most exclusive of the grand-prixes. With a reputation for being the ultimate Grand-Prix destination and with a mix of motorsport, celebrities, fashion and music, it's no wonder this is a staple on the social calendar of the rich and famous!


Melissa parties with fellow fragrance awards judges Pixie Lott & Oliver Cheshire

After hosting a phenomenally successful show with Amber Lounge in 2014, Odabash & Macdonald were kindly asked to return to the luxury location to unveil their SS16 collection at the coveted Grand Prix fashion event. After all, is there any better way to entertain the A-listers than with a fabulous couture fashion event before the racing begins?


Known for it's popular fusion of fashion, music, celebrities and motorsport the Amber Lounge Fashion Show never fails to produce a stunning production; and the long-standing tradition of the Formula 1 elite walking the runway gives this event it's unique edge, all in the name of this year's focus charity - Autism Rocks.


This year's Amber Lounge event was at Le Meridien Hotel in Monte-Carlo which provided a stunning backdrop of the Mediterranean Sea surrounding the swimming pool suspended catwalk - the perfect location to unveil a collection of standout couture swim and beachwear!

After a busy day of castings and fittings in the build up to the show, the evening quickly arrived and it was time for an array of familiar faces to take their seats.



Friday night's show was opened by the fabulously talented John Newman with a performance of his well-known track 'Love Me Again' to get the star-studded audience in the mood for the exciting evening ahead.


Once the anticipation had truly mounted, the models finally took to the runway where an array of dresses, kaftans and swimwear were paraded down the catwalk as the sunset began.




Melissa & Julian forecast celestial cruise in a combinations of crisp whites with azur blue & creamy corals; regal silouhettes with bold embroidery and embellishments that exude Côte d'Azur glamour finalise the collaborative collection.


Even F1 royalty Jessica Michibata, wife of Jenson Button, graced the catwalk in a stunning ivory floor length number giving major side-split envy.

It can honestly be said that the 13th Amber Lounge Fashion was a huge success, the fabulous opening party for the Monaco Grand Prix was the perfect occasion to unveil the super-luxe and super-chic new SS16 Odabash & Macdonald collaboration which will be available from Autumn 2015...


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