AUSTRALIA’S most expensive holiday dress has come from a shop in southern New South Wales.
The $50,000 red, white and blue dress by fashion house Malin & Jones was first sold in May on the back of a tweet by the hashtag #malsonglass, and was given a further boost when the retailer began selling it at Christmas and New Year’s Eve.
The store in Sydney’s west has since sold out of the red and white dress.
The dress is made of a silk-polyester fabric that can be dyed and dyed-orange.
It is one of the priciest items on the Malin Bros. catalogue, with the price tag topping $200,000.
The Malin Co. is known for its designer designer dresses.
It has been a staple for the Malins in their stores in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide, including the iconic Malin Park, and it is believed the dress is one that has sold out before Christmas.
But the designer dress is not the only piece on the shelf at the store.
Malin Co has been selling designer designer dress ranges for more than 50 years.
In February, the company announced a new range, called The Malin Collection, featuring designer dresses by designers including Karl Lagerfeld and Karlie Kloss.
The store also carries designer dresses from other designers, such as the designer range of designer dresses for girls by Sophie Chollet.
The dresses are made to order.
The company did not respond to a request for comment.
Malin &s; Jones also sells a range of dresses by Gisele Bundchen, Victoria’s new first lady.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics reports that the average annual income for a family of four in Victoria is $61,000, compared with $54,000 in New South wales.
The average annual wages in the state are $63,000 for men and $62,000 of women.
Melbourne’s biggest employers are the mining industry, which accounts for 13 per cent of Victoria’s economy, and construction, which is the second-largest industry after mining.
ABS data showed in December that Victoria’s labour force participation rate was at an all-time low of 57 per cent, and the unemployment rate was 7.6 per cent.
According to the Australian Bureau, the unemployment benefit rate for Australians aged 25 to 54 stood at 7.1 per cent in December.
The unemployment rate for 25-to-54 year olds is 8.5 per cent and the labour force employment rate is only at 50 per cent for 25 to 34 year olds.
The figures come as the Federal Government prepares to release a budget on Tuesday, where it is expected to make significant cuts to the tax credits for low and middle income earners, and to abolish the child tax credit.
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