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Royal Ascot Fashion ~ the 2021 version

~What they wore, how they wore it, and what it might mean for the rest of us ~ [Image from Royal Ascot Style Guide 2021] Last year, the...

Melbourne Fashion Festival 2021

From Runway to You. See it. Buy it. That's the mantra that has overtaken runway shows over the last few years. There might still be time...

What's trending for 2021...

(For those who still enjoy trend lists after all the corona craziness!) Let's face it - 2020 changed the rules. Faster than you could say...

Jump to it!

Why jumpsuits have become the breakout Covid fashion statement When 51-year-old Helena Christensen strutted down the Balmain catwalk in...

Mask. Make it Fashion.

If masks are the new accessory, why not embrace it? A few fun masks by Fitoure Mode. All made from remnants/existing supplies and...

Old Hat, New Hat.

What's ahead for millinery in 2021? [Scene from My Fair Lady film, 1964] There's still a lot of 2020 left. But rather than returning to...

Paris Haute Couture online - Day 3

Change. [Image from Bouchra Jarrar] The final day of the Haute Couture Online schedule can be summarised by Viktor and Rolf: Change. The...

Paris Haute Couture Online - Day 2

Dream. Reflect. Create. [Image from Ronald Van Der Kemp video] After the exuberant ambition of Balmain's Barge Party on Sunday (*see...

Haute Couture goes online - Paris, Day 1

[Image via Dior] Haute Couture presentations go Digital. But not just digital. The old catwalk and salon shows of pre-covid allowed for...

Concept: The Dreaming Dress

"Those who lose dreaming are lost" ~ Aboriginal proverb The art of indigenous Australians (also called Aboriginal Art) is possibly the...

Ascot in the Antipodes ~ in The Pink

Or, the world through rose-coloured glasses... After the rain, after the rainbow: pink sky at night. A symbol that tomorrow will bring...

Can new clothes = sustainable fashion?

Just living in the modern world requires compromise (hello mobile phone/motor travel/using computers etc etc).....but that doesn't mean...

Concept: the Black Opal Outfit

~ An outfit signifying an event. A concept which takes inspiration from the local area. Fashion which incorporates contemporary looks in...

Concept: the Millennial Outfit

[Which ended up being the COVID-19 outfit.... read on....] Created for #vamff 2020 (March 2020) The Concept: ~ Juxtaposing the notion of...