Sunday Stripes & Shorty Shorts

Found myself at a tranquil, lakeside, garden nursery and cafe for a big Sunday brekky and family time. We all love shorts and if you are under 25, or a size 6/8 model shape then shorts are a breeze….. but for the rest of us…. they can be very tricky to wear!! Don’t give up - persevere. Go for a bigger size and drop shorts down to … [Read more...]

Summer Scarf Passion

Ever thought of keeping a soft, cotton voile, summer scarf in your handbag? They add groove and individuality to an otherwise plain outfit and have endless uses. As they’re lightweight, they can be tucked away into a side zipper pocket, for that ‘just incase moment’. Handy for added sun protection, fab for plane travel and perfect … [Read more...]

Kooky PomPoms

As I am still on hols I decided to pop into surprise my husband at his office! Even though it’s a lovely, light, modern place… its not for me! I dont fit into the confines of an office and always make my visits short and sweet. I wore my customised, silk drapey pants. I’ve cut the 10cm zips off the bottom and threaded black ribbon … [Read more...]

Animal Print v Nautical Stripes

Son No 3 has been away for a month and missed Christmas. A late cafe brekky was the perfect way to catch up with the family. This outfit was purchased in the Basement of Myer Perth city store. The nautical, oversized, deep scoop tee is ‘St Lenny’ and the green shorts ‘Rodd & Gunn’. The watch is Nixon. The soft brushed … [Read more...]

A Ladylike Day

Ouch… It was a scorching 39 degrees today, so our planned family gathering morning tea ended up being at an airconditioned shopping centre. Its a bit old-fashioned but I do think its important to “dress for the occasion” so I chose a cool floaty maxi skirt, silk camisole and flat sandals for shopping… easy. I am wearing a … [Read more...]