TIME WARP – why going back in time is the new chic

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When Nicolas Ghesquiere became the new creative director of Louis Vuitton, the fashion fan inside of me did some serious Read More →

IBIZA DREAMING

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Voyaging to Ibiza had always been my dream – that island where Spanish summers are hot, cocktails are cold, beaches Read More →

WILD ABOUT PANTHERE

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Celebrating 100 years of the iconic Cartier Panther collection. In Paris recently whilst on holidays, I visited the elegant Rue Read More →

UNLEASH THE SUMMER

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So before we start, a little secret. I am not really a blonde. What?! Yep, it’s true.I was born with Read More →

YOUTHQUAKE

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Remember the Youthquake ? No, neither do I – I was nowhere near being born when this phenomenon of the Read More →

LINEAR

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You don’t have to be an expert in geometry or a mathematical genius to see spring’s bright linear future. This Read More →

FORGOTTEN PLACES

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Sometimes I like to go to forgotten places.The smell of flaking paint, wet earth and lonely walls conjure intangible, abandoned Read More →

HOW TO WEAR THE CROP NOW : M.E.L for WITCHERY EDIT

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In my new edit for Witchery, I talk crop. Crop tops have been gaining momentum over the last few seasons, Read More →

HOLIDAY DIARY part 1 : FOR FESTIVAL

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This year I left the Australian winter early to camp out in the Mediterranean on the other side of the Read More →

SPY STYLE: SHINE ON

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Never was I the sort of little girl that admitted to liking anything remotely girly, shiny or sparkly. My childhood Read More →

MODERN FOLK

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With my love of vintage clothes and furniture, there also comes a determination in scouring every backwater charity shop with Read More →

WITCHERY X MY EMPIRICAL LIFE

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Hi guys! I am currently back in my homeland of Croatia taking my yearly sabbatical, swimming in the Adriatic sea, Read More →

GO GREEN: HOW TO ADD THE COMEBACK COLOUR TO YOUR WARDROBE THIS SEASON

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Green is one of those colours that has a pretty bad reputation as being an unflattering colour, but is it Read More →

METALLICA : how to wear metallics now

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Ziggy played for time, jiving us that we were Voodoo The kids was just crass, He was the naz With Read More →

THE NEW NUDE AND HOW TO WEAR THE TREND NOW

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Pink has turned subversive this season in the many incarnations that bear interesting names; there is powder pink, sideshow rose, Read More →

GIRLS KEEP SWINGIN’

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David Bowie sang : “Heaven loves ya, The clouds part for ya, Nothing stands in your way when you’re a Read More →

MEL on TORY BURCH BLOG

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Tory Burch is an American label best known for it’s preppy boho luxe aesthetic and clean but elegant tailoring. I Read More →

MY EMPIRICAL LIFE X MOOCHI

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It’s a little known fact that I spent some of my early teenage years in Auckland, New Zealand after relocating Read More →

IN THE NAVY

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This season , take a cue from the Royal British Navy and inject navy blues and crisp whites into your Read More →

MBFWA 14- A SARTORIAL DIARY

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One of the best aspects of being a blogger is playing dress ups with fabulous clothes – whereas I usually Read More →

MBFWA 14 REVIEW

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Among the fashion flurry of designers buyers, photographers, models , la mode folk and a liberal sprinkling of fabulousity, the Read More →

MBFWA via 7 DESIGNERS

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It has been a loooong hiatus between posts, partly because I was so busy shooting this story before Mercedes Benz Read More →

METALLIC MANIA

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Metallics are slithering into this season and I have been keeping my magpie eyes on some of my favourite pieces. Read More →

Everyday chic

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Everyday clothes and accessories have to be endlessly versatile – after all, they’re the ones you rely on when putting Read More →

INTRODUCING…

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This season mix tough with soft, serious and playful, innocent with tough, feminine and mannish and innerwear as outerwear for Read More →