9 ways to wear colour in winter

9 ways to wear colour in winter

It’s officially the last day of winter. I hope wherever you live today that you get a taste of spring in coming weeks. In Queensland, we’ve had a mild couple of weeks with a few cooler …

The Model and Me: Mela Purdie Spring 2016

The Model and Me: Mela Purdie Spring 2016

There are certain pieces in my wardrobe that always survive my bi-annual wardrobe edit. Mostly these are basics with a few “I simply-cannot-part-with” show-pony items. And if you were to do an audit on the …

How to dress like Offspring's Nina Proudman S6 E7

How to dress like Offspring’s Nina Proudman

Ahh … thank goodness the TV planets have re-aligned and Wednesday nights have resumed their normal programming. Offspring, I would happily have watched you instead of that other thing starting with O but I forgive …

The Model and Me: Adrift spring-summer 2016

The Model and Me: Adrift

There is something about embroidery on a garment that gets me excited. My inner-boho heart starts to beat a little faster. I imagine that any minute I’m about to be whisked away somewhere exotic and that someone …

The Model and Me: Maiocchi Spring 2016

The Model and Me: Maiocchi

I frocked up last Tuesday night to celebrate the new collection from one of my favourite designers, Deanne Mayocchi, the talented woman behind the Australian-made label, Maiocchi. The in-store event featured some of the fabulous women …

The Model and Me: Belle Bird

The Model and Me: Belle Bird

Talk about plus-size labels inevitably leads to talk about what actually constitutes plus-size. In fashion industry terms, plus size can refer to any size above a size 12. It’s indicative of the ludicrous idea that …

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The Model and Me: Sacha Drake

I’ve been talking up Sacha Drake designs since before this blog was even thought of. Sacha understands how a garment drapes on a woman. She just gets it. Last summer in the Styling You Shop, …