By Daniel Piotrowski for Daily Mail Australia
Published: 05:43 GMT, 30 October 2020 | Updated: 05:50 GMT, 30 October 2020
Pip Edwards has had enough of Trolls - losing patience with taunts about how her staff tried to stop a young artist entering a prestigious art prize with a portrait of her.
The P.E Nation founder erupted on Instagram as her page unwittingly became a forum for heated debate over her PR chief's treatment of Lauren Ferrier - some with unkind remarks.
'Pathetic not allowing that young women to enter that portrait of you into the Archibald Prize?!' said one follower. 'Oh boo hoo poor Pip'.
The apparently frustrated high profile fashion designer fired back: 'The artwork WAS entered into the Archibald!'
P.E Nation founder Pip Edwards has struck back at a troll after her Instagram page became a forum about the merits of her staff's response to the Archibald Prize controversy
In an interview Ms Ferrier told Daily Mail Australia that Edwards was 'overwhelmingly' excited to have her portrait done in late 2019... but her staff were lukewarm about the finished product
Edwards hit out at a troll - who later 'wholeheartedly' apologised and said it 'just sounded like the whole thing could have been handled better'
This week Daily Mail Australia exclusively revealed emails showing how Edwards'