With stints both at Issey Miyake and Oswald Boateng in London under her belt, Therese Rawsthorne returned to Australia in 2003 and launched Youth World in 2005.

Youth World is dedicated to providing an alternative view point to the prevalent mode for trend based and retro-centric fashion. The classic archetypes of clothing are looked to for inspiration - the pencil skirt, the cigarette pant, the shirt, the waistcoat, tanks, and shifts. These are interpreted as forward looking pieces, r ... (more)