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What Makes High-End Fashion Worth the Cost?

What Makes High-End Fashion Worth the Cost?

High-end fashion gets a bad reputation due to the culture that surrounds it. However, for some people, that culture is what makes high-end fashion worth the cost. Ultimately, it defines the type of person that would purchase a shirt for $300 or a dress for $800. It sounds like a super secretive club that can only be entered if you buy your way in. However, there’s more to high-end fashion than just money and ego.   Do You REALLY Know What Makes High-End Fashion Coveted? A Misunderstood Design and Production Process There are a lot of pretentious people in both…

Rocky Rafaela Does Leather VERY Differently

Rocky Rafaela Does Leather VERY Differently

The new Rocky Rafaela range of leather biker jacket and vests will take my motorbike riding to a whole new level. From the moment I saw the new Rocky Rafaela range I was hooked. It matters not to me that Ruby Rose and Gigi Hadid are converts. No! I travel my own road, and now I’ll be doing it in an edgy Rocky Rafaela leather jacket. Easy Rider never had it so stylish. My genuine Harley Davidson leather jacket must have been designed by a man. Oh sure, it curves in (slightly) at the waist and was ‘designed’ for a…

Little Black Dress In Classic Retrospective

Little Black Dress In Classic Retrospective

The iconic Little Black Dress (LBD) has been a wardrobe staple for decades. Worn by screen queens and styled by the world’s finest fashion designers, the Little Black Dress is an enduring classic. And you could WIN tickets to The Melbourne Fair at Caulfield Racecourse (Nov 24 – Nov 27, 2016) to see little black dresses from 1920’s onwards. Over 30 dealers will be exhibiting their collections of rare and vintage items. So not only can you attend, but you will also have the chance to buy a very fashionable piece of history. To READ MORE and ENTER please click the title.

How To Be Best Dressed For Three Key Events

How To Be Best Dressed For Three Key Events

Being the best dressed at all times is not always required. However, there are some pretty important events we all attend at some point in our lives. These might be events considered to be milestones – therefore, life-changing times in our lives. Obviously, all that really matters is what happens in that moment, but if you can look amazing whilst doing it, even better! To READ MORE please click the title.

Daydream Believer : Sexiest New Sunglasses

Daydream Believer : Sexiest New Sunglasses

Did you see the previous fabulous sunglasses collection Underwater Love from Sunday Somewhere? Well, now it’s Daydream Believer with a magnificent photo shoot in Sicily. Sunday Somewhere has the core values of travel far, experience wide, be curious and explore. Trips without a destination that go with the flow, experienced with a sense of adventure, embody the brand. The photo shoot for Daydream Believer was in Sicily with blue skies, white cliffs, clear water and sun-kissed bodies… you just want to BE there… in Australia’s favourite sunglasses, of course. If you’re anything like me, you’ll have a few pairs of…

Fashion Over 40 : Subtle Changes to Stay Stylish

Fashion Over 40 : Subtle Changes to Stay Stylish

As we get older, there are ways to make subtle changes to stay stylish. Don’t get stuck in a style rut. Even tho 40 is the new 20, you may not be able to wear the same clothes you did a decade or two ago. Changes take place in our bodies, and our lives, that transition us from carefree to caring – motherhood, home ownership, increased responsibility, post-baby changes, divorce and good ol’ hormones. Subtle changes to stay stylish still means exuding youth, sex appeal, glamour and chic comfort. We can take inspiration from celebrities, for sure, but understand how…

Style Icon Fashion Tips

Style Icon Fashion Tips

When it comes to dressing your best there are women who always get it right. I’ve analyzed some leading Australian and overseas fashionistas and to pinpoint style icon fashion tips that you can copy; easily. Cate Blanchett : Borrow from the Boys Cate Blanchett has easily confirmed her position as one of the world’s most stylish women, both on and off the red carpet. Her feminine style is adored by millions but she does the masculine ‘thing’ with stylish aplomb, beautifully. Of course it doesn’t hurt to have Georgio Armani on speed dial. The best fashion tips we can take…

Fred Hates Fashion? IMPOSSIBLE!

Fred Hates Fashion? IMPOSSIBLE!

Is Australia ready for Fred Hates Fashion? Fred is a pervert for fashion. A freak. Passionate and awkward. The person that you you would most suspect to be a serial killer. Fred is interesting because she has such convincing obsession for material things and perceives fashion with all five senses. Fashion is the experience. Launched in 2013, Fred Hates Fashion redefined the experiential realm of fashion events. Why? Well, when you take five hand-picked emerging and established designers, introduce them to five local emerging film directors and mix in five music composers, the challenge is to create unique fashion films….

New Lipstick Shade Supporting Endometriosis Australia

New Lipstick Shade Supporting Endometriosis Australia

What do a ‘Fun, Fearless Female’ winner and ‘Celebrity Hair & Makeup Artist’ have in common? More than you might think if their names are Kate Anderson and Dale Dorning. Listeners to my Fashion + Home radio show will have heard me talk about the innovative collaboration between these two industry power houses. Award-winning fashion designer, Kate Anderson, and international celebrity hair & makeup artist, Dale Dorning, share a friendship and a passion for raising awareness for Endometriosis Australia. As an Ambassador for Endometriosis Australia, Kate and her newly established fashion label S.I.G. (So It Goes The Label) is teaming…

Three Hot Winter Makeup Trends To Try NOW

Three Hot Winter Makeup Trends To Try NOW

On my radio show last week, I talked about three easy winter makeup trends and lots of callers asked for the information to be posted here on my website. Isn’t that nice 🙂 When it’s cold and wintry, our skin does suffer and sometimes it’s hard to even feel like revving up our makeup application. So these three hot winter makeup trends are really easy to do and will give you a glow and a gloss. Add an Illuminated Primer I am a big fan of primer and LOVE the Inika Minerals Primer, it’s beautiful. However, in winter try using…