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Monthly Archives: July 2010

Weekend Moments of Joy…..at The Luncheonette

Heading to The Luncheonette in Kensington…..ordering delicious coffee, smoked salmon and baked eggs……and to top off all this heavenly goodness…..orange blossom lemonade….smells like perfume, tastes like heaven……

Margaret Howell Winter 2010…..

If only to live in a Margaret Howell kind of winter….it would make these very chilly mornings and evenings a little more enjoyable….this season, she is a modern day Annie Hall, a reference that can never be overplayed when talking about the master of clean, perfectly effortless and beautiful clothing……the model featured has something reminiscent [...]

Cape Believers…..Vogue’s Caped Crusaders

As a long time lover of beautiful capes….I was very happy to see US Vogue dedicate a whole story to them….of course those out there snug in their Lover capes…are wondering why so late? But every fashion moment, takes its time….Here the incredible Raquel Zimmermann  makes her way through the streets of New York….with a [...]

Tennessee Thomas….DJ Set…!

For all those Lover ladies who can’t make it to the special Lover presentation of The Like at Melt Bar in Kings Cross tonight…..fear not….Friday night will have dancing after all….thanks to The Like’s star drummer Tennessee…..with fine taste in fashion and music…..it will sure be a fun time…..

Juergen Teller Captures Magic…..1995….

My dear friend Gen and major Juergen Teller fan sent me this video…..it is truly awesome to see his work and how he captured the essence of the nineties…..whether he was shooting for ID and The Face or Vogue Italia and US Harper’s Bazaar….the spareness in his photographs always sets him apart, for he shows [...]

New Home Inspirations……..

I am in the middle of the busiest of times…..when I am not writing about my fashion inspirations, I am making them….the new collection for spring comes out in a week and is looking great…… I will post some pictures when they are released…in the midst of this, I am moving from Yarraville to North [...]

Lula Forever…….Birthday Wishes & Shopping Dreams….

On the first of July, Lula Magazine, the always whimsical, pretty and if it came with shoes, they would most likely be Mary-Jane wedges…..turned 5…..a real achievement for founder and editor Leith Clark. She has consistently maintained the standard it set in it’s first issue…..and with each new one, she taps into something loved and [...]

Film in Fashion……Eyes of Laura Mars…..

Even more than vintage magazines…..it is film that inspires me most……I will always relate a new collection to a film I love, because there is no better context for fashion than seeing someone living it…..even if it is a heightened version of reality, like Faye Dunaway in Eyes of Laura Mars…….this is a film that [...]

The Bold and the Beautiful…Andrej Pejic

What was everyone talking about at Le Baron in Paris this season? Andrej of course! Andrej caused a stir at Melbourne’s Spring Fashion week a couple of years ago and hasn’t stopped since……after finishing High School last year, this beauty and brain followed his destiny earlier this year and headed off to London, to become [...]

Cacharel Dreaming Resort 2010…..

It’s official, the resort collections are no longer some add on to the season….they are now something to behold, love and dream about…… which is what I am doing over the new Cacharel collection, Cedric Charlier has brought his modern language over from Lanvin and created a collection that takes Cacharel from nostalgic fashion to [...]