Camilla Franks looks sensational at Australian Fashion Week just weeks after undergoing surgery

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She underwent a lifesaving ovarian removal surgery last month as she continues to battle breast cancer.

And just weeks after her operation, fashion designer Camilla Franks put on a stunning display at Australian Fashion Week.

On Thursday, the ‘Kaftan Queen’ looked beautiful in an intricately beaded jumpsuit which featured a plunging neckline with a matching jacket. 

Better than ever! Camilla Franks looked sensational as she showed off her intricately beaded outfit at Australian Fashion Week in Sydney's Eveleigh on Thursday - just weeks after undergoing lifesaving ovarian surgery

Better than ever! Camilla Franks looked sensational as she showed off her intricately beaded outfit at Australian Fashion Week in Sydney’s Eveleigh on Thursday – just weeks after undergoing lifesaving ovarian surgery

The jacket featured a mix of gold, blue and turquoise coloured beads on the front.

She then turned to reveal a larger and more elaborate pattern across her back.

Beneath her jacket, the fashionista wore a beaded jumpsuit with flared hems that also had plenty of beading and splayed out as she twirled in the photo.

She completed her look with a pair of boots with gold embellishments, a studded box purse and chandelier earrings.

She's got style: Her jacket featured a mix of gold, blue and turquoise coloured beads on the front. She completed her look with a pair of boots with gold embellishments, a studded box purse and chandelier earrings

She’s got style: Her jacket featured a mix of gold, blue and turquoise coloured beads on the front. She completed her look with a pair of boots with gold embellishments, a studded box purse and chandelier earrings

The designer styled her hair up in a bun, and for makeup opted for a radiant base, dramatic cat-eye look with lashings of mascara and a nude tone lip.

Inside the runway show for Indigenous Fashion Projects, she posed for a photo with fellow Celebrity Apprentice star, David Genat. 

Camilla’s appearance at the show comes after the designer broke down in tears as she discussed her battle with cancer during a live interview for fashion week on Wednesday. 

All in the detail: She then turned to reveal an elaborate pattern across her back with a mix of gold, blue and turquoise coloured beads. Beneath her jacket, the fashionista wore a beaded jumpsuit with flared legs that featured plenty of beading and splayed out as she twirled

All in the detail: She then turned to reveal an elaborate pattern across her back with a mix of gold, blue and turquoise coloured beads. Beneath her jacket, the fashionista wore a beaded jumpsuit with flared legs that featured plenty of beading and splayed out as she twirled

Famous friends: Inside the runway show for Indigenous Fashion Projects, she posed for a photo with fellow Celebrity Apprentice star David Genat

Famous friends: Inside the runway show for Indigenous Fashion Projects, she posed for a photo with fellow Celebrity Apprentice star David Genat

The style icon – who looked fabulous in head to toe leopard print – wiped away tears while answering questions about the sensitive subject of her battle with breast cancer.

The candid interview comes almost one month after Camilla shared a gut-wrenching Instagram post about her surgery and the sorrow she felt after having her ovaries removed.

On May 6, she uploaded a photo of herself lying in a hospital bed alongside Luna’s teddy bear, calling the toy her ‘comfort in a sea of sadness’.

Health struggles: Camilla's unique look comes after she broke down in tears as she discussed her battle with cancer during a live interview for fashion week on Wednesday. She wiped away tears while answering questions about the sensitive subject of her battle with breast cancer

Health struggles: Camilla’s unique look comes after she broke down in tears as she discussed her battle with cancer during a live interview for fashion week on Wednesday. She wiped away tears while answering questions about the sensitive subject of her battle with breast cancer

‘I’m clinging to it like a life raft, breathing in her smell, feeling her presence and warmth. Its little furry body is soaked with a torrent of tears that I can’t seem to stop,’ she wrote in the caption.

‘I lie here with a broken heart as I recover from surgery to finally remove my ovaries. The grief and pain is excruciating. I feel as if my chest is going to burst as I mourn the loss of children I can no longer bear.’

Describing her battle with breast cancer as ‘hideous’, Camilla confessed her fight with the insidious disease is ongoing.

‘The gut-wrenching fear, sickness and debilitating rounds of immediate treatment are one thing, but it goes on,’ she continued.

'The grief and pain is excruciating': The candid interview comes almost one month after Camilla shared a gut-wrenching Instagram post about her surgery and the sorrow she felt after having her ovaries removed

‘The grief and pain is excruciating’: The candid interview comes almost one month after Camilla shared a gut-wrenching Instagram post about her surgery and the sorrow she felt after having her ovaries removed

‘I have a harmful BRCA2 gene variant and with that diagnosis came a horrible reality. That not only did I have to fight the breast cancer I had, I also had to prevent the future cancers I was so much more likely to get – more breast cancer, ovarian cancer, fallopian tube cancer, and others.’

She added: ‘I had to fight to save my life. A life which is so much more precious now that I have a little girl who loves and needs me.’

Camilla was first diagnosed with stage-three breast cancer only months after welcoming her daughter in January 2018. 

The entrepreneur has one child: daughter Luna, three, whom she shares with fiancé J.P. Jones. 

Fight of her life: She said of her three-year-old daughter Luna, 'I had to fight to save my life. A life which is so much more precious now that I have a little girl who loves and needs me.' Pictured is Camilla with her nurses after her lifesaving surgery

Fight of her life: She said of her three-year-old daughter Luna, ‘I had to fight to save my life. A life which is so much more precious now that I have a little girl who loves and needs me.’ Pictured is Camilla with her nurses after her lifesaving surgery

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