Highly experienced Brisbane Fashion Stylist and Director Liz Golding, has always been a one stop shop for her clients. With over 30 years experience styling shoots and co-ordinating fashion shows, and twenty-five years of Hair and Makeup experience, she is well known and respected in Queensland.
Currently Liz is the Styling Director of Brisbane Fashion Month (October) and a few years ago finished a four year role as Fashion Editor of U on Sunday Magazine for The Sunday Mail. Liz closed a 5 year stint working at News Corp for a year as Fashion Editor at Q Weekend magazine for The Courier Mail. Liz is now retired after 10 years as the Styling Director of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival, she was part of the original team since it's inception in 2006. Liz is known for her calm backstage management, her organisational skills, and her contacts within the industry.
In 2013 Liz launched QLD's first Photographers, hair and makeup artists, Stylists and assistant management agency named Illuminate Management and filled an enormous gap in the market in Brisbane and QLD. Illuminate is a busy and successful agency working with locals, national clients and many international clients.
In 2016 Liz and her eldest daughter Ella Golding opened a boutique PR and events agency named IlluminateUs and this has flourished from day one. Specialising mainly in fashion promotion, homewares, food and beverage and events.
Over the years Liz has worked with an enormous number of local and national and international Fashion Designers, Editors, Photographers, Marketing and PR teams, and Stylists, Hairstylists and Makeup Artists. Liz has had work published in Vogue, GQ, Marie Claire Magazine, Women’s Weekly, Cleo, Who Weekly, Elle, In Style, New Idea, The Courier Mail, The Sunday Mail, Herald Sun, Gold Coast Bulletin, QLD Brides, QLD Homes, Brisbane News, Style Mag, Fresh Mag, Scoop Mag, Shop till you Drop, Madison and The Melbourne Age, Q Weekend magazine, U on Sunday Magazine.
Some of the contracts Liz has had over the years:
Contract with Oracle Boulevard Gold Coast leasing team, consulting and introducing team to potential retailers.
Contract with ISPT Wintergarden leasing team, consulting and introducing team to potential retailers.
Contract with Nine Network - Wardrobe
Running backstage hair and makeup teams for many years for Myer QLD, David Jone's QLD.
Harley Davidson - 5 years styling and directing fashion shows throughout Australia and NZ.
13 years running the QLD Brides Expo, 9 years running the QLD Bridal Awards.
In Centre fashion shows/styling workshops/catalogue or shoot co-ordination and styling for Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, Brookside Shopping Centre, Toowong Shopping Centre, Calamvale Shopping Centre, Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Wintergarden Shopping Centre, Queen Plaza, The Myer Centre, Broadway on the Mall, City Heart.
Liz has put fashion shows together and run backstage for the following:
Alex Perry, Easton Pearson, Akira, Jayson Brunsdon, Scanlan & Theodore, Camilla, Lisa Ho, Ginger & Smart, sass & bide, Wayne Cooper, Maticevski, Aurelio Costarella, Arthur Galan, Ted Baker, Paul Hunt, Maiocchi, Lee Mathews, George Wu, Sacha Drake, Hardy Brothers, Dion Lee, Lisa Brown, Chetcuti, Jean Brown, Tengdahl, Nicola Finetti, Leona Edmiston, Dogstar, The Hat Box, Kirrily Johnston, Bora, Keri Craig, Darb Bridal, Fiorenza Bridal, House of Dower, Irma J Smith, Pia Du Pradal, Talulah, Chelsea de Luca, Juli Grbac, Toscano Bridal, Cloakroom, Richards & Richards, Urbbana, Wil Valor, Frockshop, Samantha Ogilvie Boutique, Camargue, Daniel Lightfoot, Katelyn Aslett, LaLa Luxe, Tulipani, Jenny Bannister, Sea Folly, Flamingo Sands, Katen Neilsen Collection, Aqua Blu Swim, White Sands, Jets Swim, Rebecca Manning Swim, Colin Heaney, Nat-Sui Shoes, Benjamin Ringuet, Gail Sorronda, Bettina Liano, Nelson Molloy, Gina Kim, Alannah Hill, Canturi Jewels, Decjuba, Gorman, Max & Co. MaxMara, Jigsaw, Herringbone, David Lawrence, Cue, Bally, MaxMara, Mimco, Saba, 2 Chilies Swimwear, Riot Swimwear, Lady Petrova, Nancy King, Adorne, Isabella Longginou, Begitta, Surafina, MxM Couture, Trellis Cooper, Living Silk, Brides Desire by Wendy Sullivan, Bertossi Brides, Jack Sullivan Brides, Elizabeth De Varga, White Label Noba, Dmoore, Pure Moda, Bulgaria, Calibre, Carla Zampatti, Fossil, G-star Raw, Jigsaw, Marcs, Papally, Tiffany & Co. Witchery, Zimmermann, Louenhide, Wyse, Ubermen, Aje.
Personal client list included/s:
Indooroopilly Shopping Centre
Brisbane Fashion Month
David Murrell Photographer
Oz Wear Uggs - Miss World
Sarah Hickey Art
Jilly Marsden Designs
5 Boroughs Rosalie
Liz Clift International
U on Sunday Magazine - The Sunday Mail Q Weekend Magazine - The Courier Mail
Lindsay Bennett Marketing Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival
Stone & Metal Boutique The Myer Centre White Label Noba Brisbane Airport Corporation Fresh Concepts - Sorbet Mercedes-Benz Brisbane Marie Claire Magazine Style Magazine The Sunday Mail Goldwell Schwarzkopf Professional Pia Du Pradal AEIOU Alex Perry QLD Opera The Ten Tenors Goondiwindi Cotton Retail First Indooroopilly Shopping Centre Brisbane Arcade Jamu Australia
Some of the well-known faces Liz has worked with : Kristy Hinze, Lisa Curry-Kenny, Samantha Reilly, Hayley Lewis, Susie O’Neill, Deborah Hutton, Carla Zampatti, Natalie Gruzlewski, Melissa Downes, Lee Furlong, Miranda Kerr, Erin Brockovich, Tina Hutchence, Lydia Pearson, Pam Easton, Kirstie Clements, Collette Garnsey, Megan Gale, Leisel Jones, Sophie Faulkner, Tatiana Grigorieva, Libby Lenton, Alice Mills, Jodi Henry, Totti Goldsmith, Robin Nevin, Jean Kitson, Quinten Bryce, Kym Wilson, Kellie Alderman, Frances Whiting, Lorna Jane, Keiren & Samantha Perkins, Candice Lake, Kimberley Busteed, Robin Bailey, Camilla Franks, Kirrily Johnston, Lisa Ho, Juli Grbac, Gail Sorronda, Chelsea De Luca, Leona Edmiston, Fleur Wood, Petrova Hamilton, Amanda Ware, Caroline Wozniacki. John Travolta, Shane Waugh, Grant Hackett, Wendall Sailor, Cameron Daddo, Richard Wilkins, Billy Joel, Elton Flatly, Jason Akermanis, Grant Kenny, David Rayne, Ben Dark, Nick Giannopoulos, Peter Beatty, Jeff Thompson, Dennis Lillie, Ian Healy, Rupert McCall, Peter Senior, Glenn Taylor, Campbell Brown, David McCormack, Ian Skippen, Akira, Aurelio Costarella, Peter Morrissey, Jayson Brunsdon, Paul Hunt, Alex Perry, Arthur Galan, Nicola Finetti, Wayne Cooper, Dion Lee.