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

TIFFANY & CO X THE GREAT GATSBY

Tiffany & Co were de rigueur jewellers in the 1920 with lavish modern designs and prominent clients.  F Scott Fitzgerald was a regular customer , even commissioning  pieces to be made for him  so it is no wonder Catherine Martin had just this grand 170 year old company in mind when designing standout pieces for Daisy … Continue reading

CÎROC at ICEBERGS

Icebergs is a beautiful Sydney restaurant perched on the precipice of Bondi Beach. It is a fabulous place to eat or visit anytime but especially when owner Maurizio Terzini holds a party.  On Saturday he did just that, throwing a bash to celebrate the restaurant becoming the new ambassador for  Cîroc vodka with delicious cocktails showcasing … Continue reading

HELLO DIOR!

Dior opened it’s first Sydney flagship store  last night and what a beautiful store it is!  Expect gorgeous dresses , accessories and shoes by the  recently appointed fashion genius Raf Simons. Men are not forgotten with an incredible mirrored stairway leading to the lower section housing Dior Homme. I had my eye on a few … Continue reading

SWINGING HERMÉS

Hermés hosted a swinging 50’s party at Sydney’s Coney Island Funnyland, a heritage listed , original 1930s funhouse, the only one of it’s kind left in the world. Like stepping back into time but with luxurious touches ,Hermés completed the space with an original band and singer , milkshake cocktails, vintage Cadillacs , delicious 50’s … Continue reading

Derby Day Diary 2012

My Derby Day started at 5:45am in Sydney with a mad dash to the airport.Can’t miss that plane to Melbourne! The outfit had to be something uncrushable, as there was not much time to prepare when I got to the other end. I was meeting my dear friends Michael and Lindy Klim at the Intercontinental … Continue reading

WABI SABI – an exhibition by GEORGES ANTONI and Co

  Last night I had the pleasure of attending Wabi Sabi, an exhibition by Sydney’s top fashion photographer Georges Antoni in collaboration with 3 Deep, Dimitri Basil, talented collage artist Mason Mulholland, Paula Walden and Paul Gilsenan. The works on display were beautiful – each imbued with a sexuality and strenght that is befitting of … Continue reading

PARIS AFTER DARK

Since I was in Paris during fashion week and since a lot of my friends were in town too, I did pop out most nights for a champagne or some dinner and dancing. The energy was electric and so much busier than normal with a whole lot of awesome people watching .We popped into the … Continue reading

ADIDAS ORIGINALS X OPENING CEREMONY

Adidas celebrated it’s Opening Ceremony X Adidas collection by throwing a party in their Sydney CBD store. You can expect a bunch of quirky sportswear : neoprene dresses, jelly sandals and even oxfords, bandana print and paisley, and high tech fabrics that take you from the gym to the street.Adidas also have a custom shoe … Continue reading

VERA WANG COMES TO SYDNEY

Vera Wang opened it’s first Australian store at the Intercontinental last night, bringing it’s celebrity favourite wedding dresses to Sydneysiders .Champagne was served in beautiful Vera Wang Wedgwood crystal glasses , which solicited a lot of admiration from many , including me ( I’m a bit of a homewares freak ) and the dresses were … Continue reading