• Everything you need to know about New Zealand’s most fashionable week

New Zealand Fashion Week 2016 kicks off this week, and Viva is your ultimate source for the latest news, pictures and insider knowledge.

Check back in at viva.co.nz for the party photos from tonight's opening party and Harman Grubisa's highly anticipated show, as well as throughout the rest of the week for runway images, street style and more.

Read everything there is to know about Fashion Week in our essential guide, see the new models to watch on the runways, shop our edit of the best front row shoes and meet the Viva Fashion Week team, who will be reporting from the event.

Plus, revisit some of the most memorable moments from last year's shows, and get the party started with these runway hits.