“Myer continues to evolve our model and vogue technique to point out relevance and newness throughout our attire supply. We stay up for saying a lot of unique new manufacturers to our womenswear portfolio in early 2019.”
Maticevski stated he wouldn’t be commenting on the matter apart from a short assertion, which stated: “My time with Myer has created a few of the most memorable profession defining moments and I cherish each incarnation and individuals I’ve met and labored with.
“It’s a magical place that I’ll miss and can at all times assist. I can’t wait to see how its subsequent chapter evolves.”
Maticevski made a reputation for himself dressing a few of Australia’s greatest names, together with Jennifer Hawkins, who selected certainly one of his designs for her last Derby Day look earlier than her departure because the face of Myer in November.
Throughout the Melbourne Cup Carnival, Hawkins stated Maticevski and Alex Perry have been her favorite designers over her time with Myer.
“I went to [Perry’s] studio and Toni, had a espresso and thanked them – a few of the moments I’ve had, nicely they’re on [my body],” she stated on the time.
Maticevski additionally had a stellar Cup Carnival, dressing the likes of Elle Macpherson, Bec Judd and Lindy Klim, whose marriage ceremony gown he additionally made this yr.
The departure of Maticevski from Myer arguably leaves Perry because the marquee Australian designer for the shop.
In April, Perry stated he was “loyal like a canine” when requested if he would leap ship after Myer reported a $476 million loss for the primary half of the final monetary yr.
Myer, which up to now yr has ushered in new CEO John King and is underneath stress from main shareholder Solly Lew, is anticipated to make main modifications to its model line-up over the approaching months.
As reported within the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age on Thursday, the shops, together with Myer and David Jones, have been dealing with certainly one of their worst vacation procuring durations since 2008 with simply zero.four per cent in gross sales progress.
Melissa Singer is Fairfax Media’s Deputy Way of life Editor, and Vogue Editor.