NEWS

13 Jul
2016

Winter Essentials: Shadow Sleeves

A new delivery of the essential shadow sleeve has arrived in opaque and sheer black, in all sizes.

perfect to pop under a sleeveless dress or top, to make your garments usable all year around!

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7 Jul
2016

MOTHER OF THE BRIDE STYLE ICONS TO EMULATE

We understand why the most complicated person to dress at your wedding is your mother. Between not wanting to make her look like a bridesmaid and her not wanting to show off her arms, steering clear of super high heels and being afraid to take the limelight off of you, MOB style is something most brides prefer to procrastinate. We’ve wrangled all the fabulous women over 50 who could teach …

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24 Jun
2016

AUT window display winners!

Newmarket Business Awards  2016

AUT Window Display Winner 2016‘ in association with Newmarket Business Association, Spaceworks Design Group, AUT and Selfridges – Ashleigh Burrell – Modes (Broadway)

On Friday 17th June members of the Newmarket business community celebrated at their annual business awards hosted by the Newmarket Business Association (NBA) at the Auckland War Memorial Museum, with major sponsors Bayleys and Auckland City BMW.

This year’s expert judging panel included Wynnis Armour (AWF, …

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9 Jun
2016

Ball Gown Season, what will you wear?

Modes event wear store was featured on Seven Sharp as New Zealand’s largest ball wear store. There has been huge controversy about what to wear to a school ball, what is appropriate and where is the line drawn between school rules and students. None the less check out our Store and staff in the link

http://tvnz.co.nz/seven-sharp/sexist-outdated-school-slammed-rules-girls-ball-dresses-video-6473357

 

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15 Apr
2016

Modes reviews

We are constantly updating our social media with our lovely personal reviews by our clients.

“very helpful salesperson- she knew exactly what was perfect for me!” – Chris Wamsley

“nailed the dress in under 10 minutes”!- Angela Cook

“lots of advice, what fun!- Antonia Watson

“Great outfit, right balance of assistance. Thank you.”- Sally Cooks

“difficult to choose- great outcome!” -Irene Meyrick

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8 Apr
2016

Frank Lyman fall 2016 collection

“The woman wearing my designs is sure of herself, a little bit rebel and wants to be unique. She is charming and audacious. To accentuate her femininity, she wears dresses and whether she wears a tunic and leggings, she’ll always be seductive and exciting.” Frank Lyman

The Fall 2016 collection is packed full of pattern, texture and colour. Light, longer length cardigans, faux fur and geometric shift dresses bring a fresh, …

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1 Apr
2016

Autumn 2016 collections are arriving …

Beautiful new 2016 autumn winter collections are arriving at Modes.  We have new season colours, from icy blues and  kelly green to deep red wine in our lastest winter coats, knit wear and fully beaded gowns. Our friendly event-wear staff are specially trained to help you on your search for the perfect garment, let it be a school ball, mother of the bride or a overseas holiday! Modes had your …

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9 Dec
2015

Modes in the news again

Get the Red carpet look at ‪Modes‬! Copy Maria Tutaia’s look with our sumptuous range of edgy gowns that tastefully show off your best features- a beautiful illusion back, or sheer mesh panels to subtly reveal long legs. As Tutaia knows, sometimes less is more!

These show stoppers can be worn for black-tie events, evening weddings, red carpet galas, shows, balls and much more! Come see our stylist at …

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25 Jun
2015

Modes wins Vend 2015 NZ Retailer of the Year award

We are so excited to win Vend 2015 NZ Retailer of the Year award at the Anz Newmarket Business Awards on Friday night. This was presented at the Auckland Museum and was a delightful evening.

The judges at the awards included many big names such as Rob Fyfe CEO Icebreaker and Ex CEO of Air New Zealand, Anne Norman CEO of Farmers and Pascoes chain Australasia, Geoff Ross the founder …

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3 Feb
2015

Finding the Right Mother of the Bride Dress

A wedding is all about the bride and groom, but it’s not just an event for two people. Instead, a wedding celebrates the joining of two families.

There is a lot of fun and work involved in planning a wedding with your daughter, and it’s important to find the right dress for your role as mother of the bride. Whether you love Read More