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How to: Work the Folk Nouveau trend with Naudic SS16

How to: Work the Folk Nouveau trend with Naudic SS16

I love supporting talented local and independent designer and retailers and Naudic are one of those brands. Naudic is a local Australian brand that creates effortless multiple pieces across the same print, so that you can easily enjoy their fun and bohemian prints no matter your body shape, age, size or lifestyle. The lovely ladies...
Singin' in the Rain at QPAC with Ms 9 -A Night to Remember

Singin’ in the Rain at QPAC with Ms 9 -A Night to Remember

To say that Singin’ in the Rain is a family tradition would not be hyperbole. I have very strong memories as a child watching it with my Grandparents and Mother again and again and again and performing Good Morning, Good Morning tunelessly  with my brother and getting in big trouble for attempting the sofa trick...
Shop My Style : Reversible Polka Dot Bomber Jacket 5 ways

Shop My Style : Reversible Polka Dot Bomber Jacket 5 ways

There is no doubt I love a polka dot – my business branding – inspired by Yayoi Kusama is all about the polka dot. And Bombers have been everywhere for the last couple of seasons. I have avoided buying one because I already have an amazing thrifted one that I wear to death – see...
Joining the Front Line and Samantha Harris at Westfield Carindale

Joining the Front Line and Samantha Harris at Westfield Carindale

Westfield Carindale officially launched their  Spring Summer 16 campaign Join the Front Line on the 15th September at a beautiful VIP event showcasing Queensland model Samantha Harris’ capsule wardrobe with looks from Bec & Bridge, Saba, Decjuba, By Johnny at Myer, Kookai, Molten Store, Jo Mercer and Sheike. When I asked Samantha what her personal...
How to Wear: Metallic Pleated Skirt - 3 Ways

How to Wear: Metallic Pleated Skirt – 3 Ways

When I first saw this trend coming through I was a bit sad as my body shape does not like a narrow waistband and pleats. I thought I wouldn’t be able to enjoy and play around with the looks I was loving from pinterest – check my board here but then I had a wee...
Summer Lives Here  - Indooroopilly Spring Summer Launch

Summer Lives Here – Indooroopilly Spring Summer Launch

Indooroopilly Shopping Centre (my local) launched their Spring Summer season with a beautiful intimate dinner fashion show at Lightspace Brisbane, hosted by Liz Cantor this week. With looks styled by Kimberly Gardner and split into Summer Days and Summer Nights it was packed to the rafters, (styled beautifully by White + White Weddings) with exciting...
Spellbound By Ballet Preljocaj's Snow White

Spellbound By Ballet Preljocaj’s Snow White

This week I was invited to the Opening Night of  Ballet Preljocaj’s Snow White  part of the new QPAC International Series at QPAC. I was so looking forward to the performance with costumes by none other than Jean Paul Gaultier and musical score by Mahler and it didn’t disappoint. In fact it was pretty hard to...
5 Easy Pieces : Casual Chic Ruffles & Palazzo Pants

5 Easy Pieces : Casual Chic Ruffles & Palazzo Pants

      SILK PALAZZO PANTS    Palazzo Pants are a gorgeous spring /summer option and thanks to the 70s rerun they are everywhere – pair with matching pussy bow blouse for a cool take on the printed suit combo – but just make sure you choose the right pair for your body. Normally to...
My Wardrobe Staples - with @TheFashionCraver

My Wardrobe Staples – with @TheFashionCraver

This is the first photo I saw of Emma aka @TheFashionCraver on IG and I thought – this gal has got serious style – I read her blog and then thought wow I love how she too writes from the heart and loves leather a lot – I think we would enjoy hanging out in...
Mama & Me in Ruby & Lilli

Mama & Me in Ruby & Lilli

Every couple of weeks to thank the lovely women who share their outfit posts using #SpotMyStyle #realstreetstyle on instagram, different retailers have offered a $50 Voucher  – last month was @materieldesign – whom I have talked* (read raved) about here. Anyway this month the gorgeous Ruby & Lilli came on board offering $50 voucher to...
How to curate a versatile wardrobe - 3 The Magic Number

How to curate a versatile wardrobe – 3 The Magic Number

  One of my mantras for Personal Styling clients is Curate Don’t Consume  I work closely with my Personal Styling & Shopping clients to help them curate a wardrobe that expresses their individuality as well as fit and flatter their body, their lifestyle and their budget. When working with Personal Styling Clients often they express...
5 Easy Pieces - How to Wear a Printed Jumpsuit

5 Easy Pieces – How to Wear a Printed Jumpsuit

So I was doing some shopping research for a client and saw this piece and thought it is bang on for so many women I meet and work with  – a printed jumpsuit is probably one of my must-have staples for Spring & Summer – but why not get it now and wear with a...