Style Me Khaki

'Style Me Khaki' in Combat Wear, Camo Wear or anything muddy green! The sunshiny Autumn days of late, mean sass & bide army greens, shorts and ankle boots are still the go. An army jacket tied ‘hipster-style’ is handy, if the day cools. A camo hoodie vest is an easy extra layer with jean shorts and a singlet. But as the … [Read more...]

Gold Luxe

Go for Gold… because other colours are hot, then… not. Gold is always in. It works, day or night and adds luxe to any outfit! Go on… add a pair of gold jeans to your wardrobe.These are ‘over-sized’, slouched down and scrunched up! Slip on heels for night time and va-voom, you’re dressed ‘up’ … [Read more...]

W.A. Fashion Awards 2013

Mix red carpet with flashing cameras, a sea of fashionistas in glam gowns, a sultry Perth evening and you have a glitzy, Perth Fashion Festival event.The annual, Western Australian Fashion Awards for 2013 were held last week at the fabulous Brookfield Plaza. Black and gold luxe. My simple colour combo for the WAFA’s. Took a few little … [Read more...]

Helen Swift Designer Consignments

Have you heard about Helen Swift?  Old pal and AndAndrea ‘regular’ Carleen, (Above L) introduced me to Helen Swift and her Designer Consignment Store in Cottesloe some time ago. What a find!! Be warned… Helen’s store is soooo good, it’s addictive!! Helen’s been in retail for many years and knows exactly what … [Read more...]

And She’s A Winner!

Racing season is in full swing! The Melbourne Cup is over, but Super Saturday at Ascot attracted a huge crowd of racegoers. So, it was perfect timing when I received a ‘You’ve Got Mail’ notification from Rachel McCann. Rachel won the Fashions On The Field competition at the Perth Fashion Festival back in September. … [Read more...]

Printed Pants

Go on… dare to wear printed pants. They’re in and hot, like them or not!! Mine are Aussie brand, ‘Selftitled’. They’re high waisted, waterprint, dyed silk, in subdued shades of yellow and charcoal. They work well with a yellow-pop top, but here they’re paired with a black singlet and this season’s … [Read more...]

On Fire!

My fireball orange accents match the 41 degree heat we endured today! Electric blue works well with orange and is a popular colour combo. It gives this outfit kick! As we continue melting in Perth’s heatwave, shorts have been a popular choice from my wardrobe! The stripey racer singlet is Manning Cartell. The long black ‘vest’ is … [Read more...]

Hari Hari Harem

Simona is normally quite a conservative Australian label. The designer was possibly having an ‘out there’ moment when creating these cropped, balloon harem pants. They are a LOVE or HATE look, but either way they will get noticed!! As the leopard print is big and bold, I played down the top with a black silk cami and chunky brushed gold … [Read more...]