Stars and their Stylists of the 2012 Oscars

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Dress sense is a funny thing. I remember once thinking I looked banging in a red crepe de chine spaghetti strap Maxi which was paired with a matching red feather boa and crystal earrings. It was the 90's, and by all accounts received excellent … [Read more...]

Hervé Léger RTW 2012 New York Fashion Week

Hervé Léger RTW 2012 New York Fashion Week

Did you know that Hervé Léger once worked for Karl Lagerfeld? Designing swimwear first for Fendi before moving onto Chanel, the 'King of Cling' returns to New York Fashion Week with the usual bandage dresses but there's something else there … [Read more...]

She Wears the Pants

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Take charge in man styles pants and short shorts. Leather burgundy is a tough take on the hottest colour of the season, while pink satin paired with crochet and some perspex heeled booties will have you dreaming of a picnic at Hanging Rock. Whichever … [Read more...]

Karl Lagerfeld for Net-A-Porter

Karl Lagerfeld for Net-A-Porter

Beyond the restraints of Madamoisselle Chanel, Karl Lagerfeld is the latest designer to collaborate with US e-tail site Net-A-Porter with a 70 piece range specially designed for the brand. The launch, set to stir the crazies in all of us will be … [Read more...]

Shades for the Summer Sun

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I have basically spent the last 12 months in warm, sunny weather (give or take the odd freak snow storm in New York). Leaving Sydney before winter really descended, I’m now back in Australia after a hot and sticky Big Apple season. Apart from … [Read more...]

Fashion Fantasy: Paris Couture 2012 Wrap Up

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Those seeking the biggest, the boldest and the best of fashion will find it no where else but the Paris Couture. A chance for designers to show off what they do best, couture collections allow viewers to get lost in the fantasy of clothes, lust after … [Read more...]

On the Campaign Trail: Fall/ Winter 2011 Luxury Advertising

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With the beginning of every fashion season, there comes a host of new advertising campaigns. From the star photographers to the up and coming starlets, campaigns set the tone for the season and are a perfect reference for what is hot (and what is … [Read more...]

Seeking career success? Eyewear can give you an edge

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Ok I will confess, when I was younger and life was full of possibilities I would flip through the pages of my favourite fashion magazine and dream of having a modelling career.    It was a stretch I know, and not just because I stopped … [Read more...]

Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel Haute Couture : The Bombshell is IN

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  Perhaps if I spent my next paycheck on every book ever written on Chanel and Lagerfeld I would: a. be broke, b. possibly begin to understand how he turns out such a high quantity (68 this season alone!) of excellent runs of fresh Chanel Haute … [Read more...]