While the rest of the world has been lamenting the year that was 2016, I have been quietly sitting back. The kid in the corner. Yes, the earth is falling apart - real shit has happened this year - but can we actually expect it to be better in the next? I'm not promoting a… Continue reading reflecting on the year that was.
This Sydney weather is playing topsy-turvy with my whole life. From 30+ degrees to winter and back again in a matter of days, bringing the warmest of jumpers back out of hiding and inducing a pre-Christmas dreaded illness. That and extreme emotions arising - teary eyes for no reason, anger at my messy handbag, on and… Continue reading the sustainers :: auguste the label.
Let me help you decide on the Christmas outfit of perfection. This month, instead of reliving the awing beauty of just one collection, I thought we'd do a little grouping. I'm feeling a need to deliver the Christmas spirit through outfit choices, because my apartment is lacking in any signs of the holidays ( the… Continue reading christmas outfits of your dreams.
You didn't ask for this, but I'm giving it to you anyway. A breakdown of my first mooncup experience. You either love it or hate it; become a sort of preacher or naysayer. This may be one of the most divisive little implements of the year between women of all-sorts. Initially, the hippie image really… Continue reading the mooncup trial.
If you had told me seven years ago, while completing the HSC, that I would now be taking part in a fashion writing mentorship with Janice Breen-Burns and VAMFF, I would have laughed in your face. I would have made you feel stupid and offended with that evil teenage ability. Clearly it is now I… Continue reading oh the irony :: an underdog story.
Do you ever get that feeling when you walk past girls wearing their fancy Miu Miu shoes and carrying a Celine shopping bag? You know the feeling? Taste the envy. Linger on the disdain ( where did they get that kind of money from? Not themselves I’m sure... ). I can browse as many magazines and photoshoots… Continue reading fashion envy.
Two important points of reflection for you, my friends. #1. How great is the Canadian tuxedo? The perfect pairing of denim on denim - one that is so daring, so difficult to pull off, that it will only work if you flaunt it. Be confident and everyone will believe you. It's a lesson in boosting… Continue reading anatomy of :: the canadian tuxedo.