An escape from reality

Years of glamour are on show at the National Gallery of Victoria’s current exhibition: The Krystyna Campbell-Pretty Fashion Gift.  Here is a glimpse of the exclusive world of couture fashion, that traces its history and its impact from the 19thcentury until today.   Soooooo romantic and sooooooo thoroughly gorgeous. The 150 garments by international fashion luminaries...
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A lady of style

Fashion icon, renowned beauty and celebrated international socialite,  Lee Radziwill, the younger sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, passed away at her home in Manhattan on February 15.  She was aged 85. Lee often remarked how she lived in Jacki’s shadow but her beauty and her innate sense of style, enabled her to shine her own beacon....
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Get packing to sail away

An ocean or river cruise comes with some serious thought as to what to pack!  Central to considering your options, is to make each item earn its place in your case.  With that in mind let’s look at the necessities that will get you through. The onboard dress up occasion can be dealt with easily. ...
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Meeting Maxima

Everyone is excited about the royals and the European royals are making big news as their styling triumphs are hitting the international magazines and websites.  The perfectly polished Queen Maxima of the Netherlands turns enough heads to make cover pages everywhere. In October when attending a state banquet at Buckingham Palace she stunned in a...
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Pom tiddely pom with luxe

Get a head start this winter with a fur pom pom beanie and start humming.  It may not be what Winnie-the-Pooh had in mind, but this warm and cosy head gear takes on a luxe look too chic and comfortable to resist. Warm neutrals, or this season’s blush pinks, are to be found in cable...
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