Guo Pei – Couture inspired by legends

There’s nothing like seeing fashion in real life to experience exquisite craftsmanship and creativity. The outstanding exhibition showcasing the Legend collection of Chinese couturier, Guo Pei currently on display at the National Gallery of Victoria, is in a class of its own. Guo states: ‘Legends have always been one of my greatest sources of inspiration, unlocking...
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Make mine a Fedora

When the sun comes out or the clouds turn grey, there’s always a time for the Fedora.  First popularised in the 1890s, later adopted by Hollywood’s leading stars such as Marlene Dietrich, Ingrid Bergman and Katherine Hepburn, the Fedora has become a fashion staple. And who could deny the moody glamour it adds to this image of Brigitte Bardot?...
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Joining the dots

There’s a retro-cool trend showing up in the latest designer collections and it’s all about being spot on.  Carine Roitfeld (former editor-in-chief of Vogue Paris), has long been a champion of the polka dot.  Here she is exuding quality and class with a discreet nod to the dot. She looks timeless and sassy and totally cool....
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Altogether too, too gorgeous

First out of the starting gate, Mimco debuted their spring racing line up ‘Just add Glamour’ today, available in store and online from 21 September, 2017 with a stylish breakfast showing that included a range of chic accessories taking glamour right up to the rails. Derby Day wasn’t scratched from the field, with attention paid to the traditional black...
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Christian Dior – 70 fabulous years

The National Gallery of Victoria is presenting the world-premier exhibition The House of Dior:  Seventy Years of Haute Couture with a spectacular display of over 140 garments from Christian Dior Couture designed 1947 to 2017.  Inspired by the iconic staircase from the Paris couture house, the exhibition features a lavish staircase to a mezzanine level and well designed...
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