Inspiration
8 Folk-Free Ways to Do The Embroidery Trend

8 Folk-Free Ways to Do The Embroidery Trend

FOLK FREE EMBROIDERED VIBES  Embroidery is huge in 2017 – blame Gucci for making embroidered edgy and cool and the massive resurgence into all things sewn and it is  a trend that is just not going away. But what if your budget is not Gucci ? And how can you do the embroidered trend if...
FAB T-shirt -  2 Ways

FAB T-shirt – 2 Ways

Love a statement T-shirt – what can I say ? It’s become a staple in my wardrobe. I have had to adapt my own personal style to the climate I live in now – borne out of Scotland, Europe then 10 yrs in Sydney and now in Brisbane where winter sits around 26 degrees and...
DIY GUCCI - SCHMUCCI

DIY GUCCI – SCHMUCCI

I have been a bit GAGA over Gucci since their 2016 runway and although I am not a big designer covet type of gal I have decided to start a Gucci Bag fund – a wee jar where I am selling clothes and shoes I no longer wear to save up. The girls – ms...
7 Reasons Why Cool Culottes remain a Staple

7 Reasons Why Cool Culottes remain a Staple

Culottes a go-go  I love culottes for so many reasons but  when I started looking for culottes a few years ago the only places I could uncover them was in thrift stores, opshops & vintage stores. Not now – they are everywhere and in every different length, pattern & fabric you can imagine. Why I...
Toucan Off the Shoulder - Styled 2 Ways

Toucan Off the Shoulder – Styled 2 Ways

  #CuratedontConsume One of my key hashtags and personal style mantras with clients – I help clients  curate a wardrobe rather than consume and buy more clothes. As a sustainable stylist, I believe in finding pieces that suit your personality, lifestyle, budget and figure and them working hard in your wardrobe across all areas of...
Gingham a go-go - 4 Pieces to Check Out

Gingham a go-go – 4 Pieces to Check Out

Prints are a great thing to add to your wardrobe and there are timeless prints that never ever go out of fashion. Stripes we all know and love – a neutral print that you can treat as a basic and pair with everything Polka dots ..their whimsical chic French cousin are a winner too,but their...
Turn Off - Tune In - 25 Things I learned during my Digital Detox

Turn Off – Tune In – 25 Things I learned during my Digital Detox

For the last 3 years at Christmas I have gone completely offline and unplug from phone, social media, text messages, computer – a wee time travel to 1998 as it were from Christmas Eve – until my wedding anniversary on Jan 10.   17 Days of full digital detox   no Instagram no Facebook, Pinterest, Polyvore,...
12 Ooh Là Là meets Montauk Pieces to Update your Summer Holiday Wardrobe

12 Ooh Là Là meets Montauk Pieces to Update your Summer Holiday Wardrobe

      French Connection is a brand that I know well from growing up in the UK  but I have to admit had kind of forgotten about it for both myself and clients until this year. But in 2016 they have upped their game – in a big way ! First piece to catch...
Get Ready Brisbane  - Cirque du Soleil's Kooza's Coming !  Nov 24

Get Ready Brisbane – Cirque du Soleil’s Kooza’s Coming ! Nov 24

DARING, dramatic, DEATH-DEFYING, decadent, DAZZLING and dead sexy…. From a group of 20 street performers at its beginnings in 1984, Cirque du Soleil is now a major Québec-based studio with close to 4,000 employees, including 1,300 artists from more than 50 different countries. Cirque du Soleil has brought wonder and delight to more than 160 million spectators in...
Pop It's Like It's Hot - STEELEMyStyle Pops Up in ... MELBOURNE

Pop It’s Like It’s Hot – STEELEMyStyle Pops Up in … MELBOURNE

It has been on the cards for a while but life, husband, kids, extra-curricular activities, work, family and real life and my hopes and dreams for the business nationally isn’t always in sync and family always comes first – but a wee last minute opportunity for a mini trip before Christmas popped up so I...
A chat with Megan Hess about her latest book  New York : Through A Fashion Eye

A chat with Megan Hess about her latest book New York : Through A Fashion Eye

  Internationally renowned Australian fashion illustrator Megan Hess has worked with some of the most prestigious fashion designers and luxury brands around the world, such as: Prada, Dior,  Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co, Yves Saint Laurent, Vogue, Fendi, Ladurée, Givenchy and Wedgewood to name a few. Her original pieces of art have varied in scale...
That's a Wrap - Brisbane Fashion Weekend and 6 Brand Discoveries

That’s a Wrap – Brisbane Fashion Weekend and 6 Brand Discoveries

  The inaugural Brisbane Fashion Weekend has come to a close and what a weekend it was!  Held on October 22nd & 23rd at the Royal International Convention Centre, Bowen Hills, over 2000 visitors to Brisbane Fashion Weekend were able to shop from 40+ gorgeous brands and labels in the Pop-Up Precinct, not to mention the...