Clothing + Lingerie

Gaining Confidence : The Steps To Learning To Love Yourself

Gaining Confidence : The Steps To Learning To Love Yourself

Gaining confidence can be tough because, there’s no getting away from it, how we feel about our appearance is directly linked to our size and shape. It’s not that there’s one perfect body size and shape, so please don’t convince yourself that there is. Each and every one of us is individual, and so are our bodies. To READ MORE please click on the title.

How To Say ‘Yes’ To Ethical Beautiful Bamboo Fashion

How To Say ‘Yes’ To Ethical Beautiful Bamboo Fashion

Bamboo fashion became Edwina Walsh’s passion after a single trip to Bangladesh saw her turn her back on a fashion career she loved. Edwina was not prepared for what she saw when she went to visit a factory in Bangladesh. Having worked with major Australian fashion brands, brought to market labels you will know well, and with a degree gained in New York, Edwina turned her back on it all. To READ MORE please click the title.

Is Your Photogenic Smile As Good As It Could Be?

Is Your Photogenic Smile As Good As It Could Be?

If you’ve always wanted a photogenic smile, you are not alone. Recent surveys found that many people believe a healthy smile can improve their confidence and appearance. Some people have also found that they find it easier to make friends because their smile makes them more approachable. If you don’t have the money to pay for extensive dental work, you might think that a beautiful smile is out of your reach. To READ MORE please click the title.

Dust + Guns : New Season Sockm

Dust + Guns : New Season Sockm

Sockm has reinvented the way we wear, and feel about, socks with a new SS16 campaign. Who knew socks could be so bad ass? Sand, sweat and steel. It could be said that one of the world´s greatest nations, the US of A, has been built on these three classic elements. In a new frontier, it was a land of untold opportunity conquered through sheer brute force. Kinda sexy, don’t you think? To READ MORE click the title.

The Bold and The Beautiful Design Residency

The Bold and The Beautiful Design Residency

The new designer graduates from Raffles College of Design and Commerce joined The Design Residency for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2016. This was an opportunity for Australia’s emerging designers to kick-start their own labels in a very public way. The unique partnership between design school Raffles and The Design Residency was launched in 2016. Spearheaded by industry icon, Lorraine Lock, The Design Residency is one of Australia’s leading emerging fashion and design incubators. Seven Raffles alumni students unveiled their collections for MBFWA 2016 at the Raffles International Showcase at Carriageworks. The partnership with The Design Residency enables students to preview…

Wrapped Up Good : OSKAR The Label

Wrapped Up Good : OSKAR The Label

One of things I adore about winter dressing is wrapping up in luscious knits. So when I saw the new AW16 collection from OSKAR The Label I knew I had gone to knitwear heaven, with an effortlessly cool after burn. I covered the summer collection from OSKAR The Label, with it’s clean approach to styling, architectural lines, and fresh block colours. It was minimalist and androgynous. The AW16 collection is far more casual and, quite frankly, scrumptious. Think of an open fire, sheepskin rug, bottle of red and runny brie – add OSKAR The Label and you’re winter is set….

Luxurious Cashmere Warms Winter

Luxurious Cashmere Warms Winter

Who doesn’t love luxurious cashmere, especially when it’s Australian designed. NUAN Cashmere is designed with both men and women in mind. Brisbane based designer, Caoimhe Ryan, uses only the purest, long yarn cashmere and designs original garments you’ll love. NUAN Cashmere is stylish, classic and luxurious in an age of disposable fashion. This luxurious cashmere will last virtually a lifetime, and become a firm favourite in your stylish wardrobe. Premium tailored cashmere, NUAN was established in 2006 by Irish-born Ryan who says the long yarn cashmere resists pilling and will, like a good bottle of wine, get better with age….

Lorraine Lock : The Design Residency

Lorraine Lock : The Design Residency

Lorraine Lock is one of Australia’s most innovative and influential Fashion and Public Relations icons working today. As a co-founder of Australia Fashion Week and The Design Residency, Lorraine talks about what it takes to be in public relations, how to recognize a Fashion Editor, supporting young designers and innovation in presenting designer collections to an eager audience. cut-off jeans, sky high heels and a statement handbag don’t say fashion Editor to me. Lorraine Lock I interviewed Lorraine Lock in the lead up to Mercedes Benz Australia Fashion Week 2016, which was launched on May 15th. We discussed social media,…

LIFEwithBIRD – new season collection

LIFEwithBIRD – new season collection

LIFEwithBIRD was established in 2002 by Nicholas Van Messner (Life) and Bridget McCall (Bird) with a desire to create beautifully constructed leather goods and effortless, contemporary clothing. Their combination of unique skills and experience brought them together and the duo has now created a desirable aesthetic for the modern woman. STOP! One Night Shopping 20% Discount. 8.00am May 11 to 8.00am May 12 ONLY (AEST) Use the code TAKE20 at the checkout. SHOP NOW. Bridget was a photographer and stylist working in London collaborating on magazine shoots for innovative media such The Face and I-D. Hardly surprising that Bridget returned…

New Season Harlow for A Wild Winter

New Season Harlow for A Wild Winter

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, new season Harlow has taken their winning signature style to greater heights. Curvalicious fashionistas will love the unique and exciting prints, edgy trims, monochromatic palette, body skimming silhouettes and the new season Harlow much coveted denim. And if you know Harlow, you’ll know that every piece is perfectly crafted to enhance your curves. And if you don’t know Harlow, get to know new season Harlow FAST! Harlow has a fabulous core belief that EVERY WOMAN deserves fashion that reflects her personality. I love Harlow’s ‘take-no-prisoners philosophy’ and their Australian-centric focus of…

How To Incorporate Vintage In Your Wardrobe

How To Incorporate Vintage In Your Wardrobe

Once upon time… long long ago… a fashionista wouldn’t have been seen dead in an ‘Op Shop’. Fast forward to the last few years and having vintage in your wardrobe is de rigeur. Fashionistas are not only on-board with fashion recycling but they actively search far and wide for trendy, glamorous, unique or quirky vintage pieces. And I am one of the very guilty. So I asked Miss Chrissy from the Lindy Charm School for Girls for a few tips on how to incorporate vintage in your wardrobe. It’s a great trend and it’s here to stay. I guess that…