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How to Create Your Own Individual Style

How to Create Your Own Individual Style

Individual style is what makes people memorable. From Clara Bow to Stevie Nicks and Lady Gaga, boldness and individuality always pays off. So if you’re tired of your look, create your own individual style with these hot tips. Are you feeling monotonous sticking with the same outfits and accessories all the time? Need some individual style? Being a follower of fashion is fine. However, forging your own path and creating a style that is unmistakably yours can be a lot more fun. Standing out from the crowd with your own distinct style is a great feeling. Pulling together a new…

Feeling Confident: Easy Ways To Give Yourself A Boost

Feeling Confident: Easy Ways To Give Yourself A Boost

Are you feeling confident right now? As a busy woman, you’re bound to have a list longer than your arm (and legs), in regards to your family, job, social commitments, chores, and, well, you get the idea. It can be easy to get stuck in the rut of pleasing everyone else, ensuring that others needs are taken care of. This usually means putting yourself on the bottom of your list of priorities (that’s if you’ve even made it to the list at all). And this can lead to not feeling confident for your own needs. Maybe you feel a little…

How to Create a Good Office Environment

How to Create a Good Office Environment

A good office environment is crucial whether you work from home or somewhere else. So use these tips to ensure creativity and productivity in your office space… wherever it is. If your team members work within the office every day, it makes sense to make it a good office environment. This means a productive, comfortable space that is welcoming and inviting, for both employees and clients. When your employees work in a happy environment daily, they are naturally more creative. They enjoy higher job satisfaction and feel like an appreciated, valued member of the team. What’s more, as a business…

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….

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,…

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…