Weekend B L U E S

BLUE jeans. BLUE stripes. BLUE shrug. BLUE satchel. Weekend blues! A striped sailor basic, is a wardrobe staple. The Country Road singlet above, is Junior Navy, (in between French navy and pale blue). Its panel detailing creates shape. The jeans are Boyfriends by Diesel. They are rolled and worn low. Stripes are fresh, eye catching and smack … [Read more...]

Shocking Pink Cocktail!

Follow these three easy steps to make a simple, summer “cocktail” outfit!?! First, add a ‘shot’ of shocking pink silk. Next add a ‘dash’ of vintage floral palazzo pants (from the dress-up box!) and finally, mix in a pair of pineapple coloured clogs. Easy! A delicious little outfit, perfect for summer drinkies … [Read more...]

Love Your Legs!!

Summer and shorts go hand in hand! No excuses now… time to love your legs, slap on some bronzer or tinted moisturiser and get those legs out there! A simple trick to dress shorts ‘up’, is to add a lightweight summer blazer. This silk blazer above, is a Nina Maya fave. Hamming it up!! Twisted hair, Ellery shades, sass and bide … [Read more...]

Eagles Fashion Extravaganza

Last Christmas, I hand-picked beautiful gifts and boxed and bowed them up for the wives of the Directors’ of the Eagles Football Club. This year, Eagles Executive Assistant, Anna Durante and Amanda Cox, Chief Financial Officer, decided on a ‘different’ Christmas concept for the ladies. They asked if I would host an in-store … [Read more...]

Casual Cafe Style

UnModels often ask styling related questions. By far the most FAQ is… How do I create that oh, so effortless, casual cafe style?? You know the Kate Hudson, Sienna Miller, ‘I just threw this on’ look. It’s the trickiest style of all! It takes a lot of twigging and it ain’t easy!! But it’s well worth devoting the … [Read more...]

Melbourne Cup Fashion & Fun!

An invitation from Amy Zempilas to celebrate the Melbourne Cup at The Crown, came as a lovely surprise. It also meant an outfit decision? Mmmmn, I’d done peplum and colour pop-style at the opening of Ascot a few weeks ago, so it was time for Spring florals for Cup Day.  The dress I had in mind was pretty, but a bit too leggy! Solution? An … [Read more...]

Let’s Get Fresh

From Summer to Winter! Fresh and vibrant citrus, gelati and sherbet tones work perfectly on a steamy summer’s day (Below R) or sunshiny winter’s day (Below L).    Colour creates a happy vibe. Citrus, spots and denim shorts (R), worn back in February on a hot summer’s day. A winter version (L), adding sass & bide skinnies and … [Read more...]

It’s Time!!

It’s time… for a change! Yay! Lately, gorgeous AndAndrea Unmodels have been plucking up the courage after reading my blog to ring me and book in for a style-over. They’re bored and declare they’re R E A D Y!! Their same old ‘safe’ look is well and truly out-dated but they’re not sure where to start. They … [Read more...]

No Rules!

There are no rules when it comes to dressing! So, stretch the boundaries, clash colours, mix patterns, stand out from the crowd and have some fashion fun. This ‘loud’ jumper shouted out at me from the racks at Vinnies. It’s a true Scottish treasure and is made by ‘Lyle & Scott’. This brand has a 130 year … [Read more...]

Sun Drenched

Kings Park was drenched in Winter sunshine today. The grass was glistening and streams were bubbling. We were the only ones around. Paradise…. Son No 3 is following in his Big Bro’s footsteps. He’s taken up photography as a hobby. This is his very first shoot.  Ponte pants are not leggings. They’re thick, stretchy, … [Read more...]