We all know what Melbourne Cup day is about – fashion! Yes, some horsies run around a track (apparently?) but if you’re like us, all you care about is the incredible outfits. Who will be best on show in 2018? Let’s jump right into it… here are some of our favourite styles, worn by some of our favourite people!
Derby Day is one of our favourite days on the Australian fashion calendar. Tradition prescribes that all attire is black and white, including accessories. Whilst this means racegoers can’t use colour to make themselves stand out, high attention is put on classic styles, beautiful tailoring and wonderful details in dress design, to make the most beautiful monochrome outfits. Without further ado, here are 44 of the best outfits from Derby Day 2017! (yes, we doubled up on a couple – we just loved them so much!)
Ahhh first dates. Love them or loathe them, we all want to make to the best first impression that we possibly can on our potential new beau. But when nerves are running high it can be impossible to think clearly! What’s a girl to do? To take the pressure off we have put together a one-stop guide to the most fun and interesting dates to be found in Sydney, complete with the perfect outfits to complement them. These destinations and gorgeous designer outfit ideas are guaranteed to get the conversation flowing and the sparks flying. You can thank us later – and don’t forget our wedding invite!
Wine. If you don’t already love it, get ready to. Victoria is renowned for it’s world class wineries, and luckily for those of us living in or visiting Melbourne, the majority are right on our doorstep! As the weather heats up, it’s hard to resist daydreaming of lush green vines and icy cold bottles of wine with friends and loved ones. We have curated our top picks of the fabulous vineyards that Melbourne has to offer to help you plan the perfect break from the city. These exceptional day trips or overnight escapes feature stunning natural backdrops and unique architecture which make them perfect Instagram fodder. Add to that an equally stunning array of award-winning range of wines, restaurants featuring Michelin trained chefs using the freshest local produce and you have the perfect Melbourne getaway. Explore some of these wonderful wineries this weekend and be the envy of all of your followers!
With 2018 just around the corner, perhaps you’re wondering what life would be like as a fashion designer, buyer, production manager or entrepreneur. Whether you’re finishing up high school and considering your career options or you’ve always wanted to pursue a future in fashion, the first step to landing your dream job is education.
Investing time and money into getting the right training is no small feat but offers great payoffs. Having a formal qualification on your CV shows potential employers you’re not only serious about fashion but that you have the academic training necessary to create, curate, collaborate and commercialise within such a competitive industry.
To help take the grunt work out of finding a suitable course that matches your requirements, we’ve gone ahead and listed our favourite colleges and tertiary providers in Australia and New Zealand that are nationally recognised.
The weather is getting warmer, the nights are becoming balmier and the beach is starting to beckon you onto its sandy shores and into its blue waters; summer is just around the corner. Whether you are thinking of holding your annual summer BBQ at the beach, or celebrating your best friends baby shower at one of the beach parks, we’ve got you covered with five of the hottest beach-wear trends right now.
Instagram is today’s go-to for style and beauty inspiration, with flawless fashion filling your feed every minute. Leading the social influencer pack are mothers from around the world, showing us how to look modern, chic and gorgeous – all while having babies and raising kids!
Here is a luscious collection of #instamamas and their adorable #matchymatchy offspring for you to coo, cry and cluck over. Even if you don’t have children of your own, you can add these Insta-famous fashionistas to your list of #goals.
he Prix de Marie Claire Awards, presented by Lexus, is renowned as one of Australia’s greatest celebrations of fashion and beauty, honoring local designers and brands for their contributions over the last 18 months.
On Tuesday, some of the nation’s finest A-listers including Asher Keddie, Dannii Minogue, Nicky and Simone Zimmermann, Kate Waterhouse and Napoleon Perdis, attended the Prix de Marie Claire in glamorous room at Sydney’s Fox Studios, complete with a fashion parade, three-course meal and lavish table settings adorned with beautiful flower arrangements and stunning crystal chandeliers.
Winter calls for cosy nights in and hearty food set among the picturesque landscapes that South Australia has to offer. Adelaide is a smaller city that’s in easy reach of its famous wineries, and stunning beaches – offering visitors and locals the best of both worlds.
If you’re planning a winter getaway for the last few weeks that’s left of the cooler season, check out these hot spots within an hour of Adelaide’s CBD.
What’s a wardrobe without a few pairs of jeans, right? If you’re looking for a laid-back or flattering way to style your jeans this chilly season, we’ve put together a go-to guide that will have your winter outings covered.
Whether you’re catching up with friends for a casual get together or for a night on the town, you can stay warm while looking stylish and chic at the same time.
What’s more, get prepared for Jeans for Genes Day, which is coming up on August 4 to raise money to support genetic research for the Children’s Medical Institute. Held on the first Friday in August each year, Australians take part by dressing in their finest or craziest denim combinations to stand with sufferers of childhood disease.
Please visit their website to donate or find out more about this great cause: