MBFW Street Style

For the past week, Sydney has been overtaken by fashionistas left, right and center! Not many can say they were disappointed by the display of breath-taking colour, exceptional style and quirky new takes on old classics. Here, I’ve collected some of my favorite street style shots from the week that was Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Here’s … Continue reading

Cornflour blues & Zesty yellows

Want a new take on the pastel trend? Why not combine cornflour blues with zesty yellow tones in elegant and refined silhouettes? Here’s how: Keep accessories and makeup minimal – the focus should stay on the clothes. Preen collard blouse, L’Wren Scott pencil skirt, Stella McCartney pumps, Chloé shoulder bag. xo StyleBoard

it’s a peplum party – look #26

Peplum-what-what?? you say? It’s not surprising. I had to look the term up myself, but designers everywhere seem to have long been aware of  this vintage trend. Basically, peplum refers to a style of skirt/dress/jacket/top which has a piece of fabric attached at the waist which is shaped into a frill. SJ had it down pat back … Continue reading

make a splash on the turf: spring racing special – look #19

It’s that time of year again. It’s warm, sunny… and the Spring Racing carnival is here. Race-ready dresses can be found in almost any store and fascinators have overtaken the fashion world. With so much around it’s all too easy to get overwhelmed however it’s important to keep in mind that the dress code for the … Continue reading

white hot – look #15

Last week Melbourne celebrated Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, it has to be said, in the upmost of style. It was a fashion-frenzied week with numerous free fashion events, such as the daily city square runway show which showcased labels such as Jigsaw, Marcs by Marc Jacobs and Saba. Melbournian fashionistas were also treated to a … Continue reading

it’s raining spots and spots – look #14

Isn’t a bit of spotty action refreshing after seasons and seasons of sailor stripes?! As fabulous as this stunning Marc Jacobs ensemble is, I think if you walked down chapel street like that you might get a few (say a thousand) odd looks.. That’s not to say you have to stay clear of the spotty … Continue reading

dress like a blogger: Hanneli Mustaparta – look #7

The blogosphere has taken the fashion world by storm. The amazing and creative people behind these places of inspiration and awe are not only setting trends, but inspiring designers and setting the path of fashion. It seems that that what makes their looks is their Manolo Blahnik heels and Alexander Wang duffel bags. However, the good news is you … Continue reading

theoutnet.com special

If you haven’t come across theotnet.com yet then you must have spent the last few years of your life under a rock! Brain child of the creators and team behind the famous net-a-porter.com, The Outnet is “the ultimate chic in discount shopping”. Strictly a designer-based store, The Outnet stockts a huge array of designers, with everyone from Philip Lim and Alexander … Continue reading