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LOUIS VUITTON X MY EMPIRICAL LIFE / LV ICONS: THE ALMA

  The Alma is one of Louis Vuitton‘s most iconic bags. Born as  Gaston-Louis Vuitton‘s “Squire Bag” in 1934,  it was subtly changed to become the “Champs- Elysées” ,  until it was given it’s current name “The Alma” for a famous Parisian bridge.  The bold Art Deco lines and elegant shape made it as much … Continue reading

WHAT’S NEW PUSSYCAT?

Spring is nearly upon us here in the southern hemisphere and with it the new season. Let’s talk about some of the upcoming trends in fashion and make up all the while utilising jewellery star Ryan Storer‘s gorgeous new season pieces. White out with sheer chiffon that shimmers. Best paired with a cream fisherman’s sweater … Continue reading

IN THE BLUE

Here is the first part of my swimsuit special shot on the beautiful island of Hvar in Croatia. I braved the yacht, the sunshine and the Med to bring you some of the best swimwear of ss13 ; ) Check out the first part of this post , now up on Vogue.com.au here! In this … Continue reading

BRONZE AGE

  Next season is all about bronze. Yep, I’m calling it. Never have I been so excited about brown make up in my life. You see , I’ve discovered it’s incredibly versatile. Not only can you shade and define, but you can add warmth, depth and contour. It is less obvious than black, yet just … Continue reading

Cartier Nouvelle Vague

Cartier held an intimate dinner at Sydney’s Quay restaurant last week to celebrate the launch of their new ring collection titled Nouvelle Vague. This heritage luxe parisian jeweller is best known for their iconic watches and panther inspired jewellery but this year’s Nouvelle Vague collection builds upon the moods of Parisian women and their alternate … Continue reading

SUMMERTIME!

  I must admit, I’m quite spoilt when it comes to holidays. Having a holiday house in Croatia does not help – what use is it travelling to the other side of the world for 2 weeks? Jet leg would eat up all the fun! It’s a blessing having a job in which I can … Continue reading

COLOURIFIC!

Banish the black and bring the sunshine in with a selection of this and next season’s colourific dresses! From wiggle shapes to lace gowns, sunflower yellow and blood red check out my new post on Vogue.com.au here and pick your favourite hue. In this picture I am wearing a gorgeous bustier cornflower coloured Lover dress … Continue reading

HELLO SPOTTY!

The rise and rise of leopard print and it’s sweet romance with caramel, camel, browns and ash creates a new army of neutrals where leopard isn’t just a side kick but the main instigator. In this picture I’m wearing my version of 21 century Joan Collins in a Kahlo ensemble, Max Mara faux fur coat, … Continue reading

VOGUE SPY STYLE : BLUE MONDAY

Blue is so often regarded as a moody colour but this season blue is anything but depressing! Bright, poptastic and utterly optimistic, the shades of blue that adorn these clothes are pretty, sexy and electric. Let me introduce you to some amazing pieces in this Vogue.com.au story here! In this photo I am wearing a … Continue reading

JAZZ AGE

The Great Gatsby has sparked a craze. Since I love vintage shopping, everywhere I go I hear shopkeepers lament they have sold out of all 1920s inspired outfits. Daisy Buchanan may have been a heartless harpy (modelled on F Scott Fitzgerald‘s first love Ginevra King and wife Zelda )  but Carey Mulligan looked beautiful , wild and oh-so-untouchable … Continue reading