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:: I Made A Dress

Oh hi! How are you? I am good! Phew. I had a really good morning with Ari today. He just got himself sorted for school and breakfasted and everything without a peep of resistance. It’s not always like this.…

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:: Fashiony Faves & Flashback Friday

Oh hello! I have a few things to tell you about… Obus have just releases a bunch of cute new stuff. It’s Made In Australia and a total fave of mine. Not only lovely to look at but excellent…

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:: New Rain Jacket! New Hat!

Thank goodness it’s getting cooler here in Melbourne. I am not a huge fan of humid or hot Summery days. I’m much happier when things are a bit crisper and cooler. I’ve been LOVING walking in the rain through…

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:: ACTUAL Punky Brewster Hi-Tops?!

I know, right?! Vintage Punky Brewster hi-tops? PUNKY POWER? I’m all about that. Punky, The Cosby Show, Laverne and Shirley, 90210. My fave vintage shows skipped decades with abandon. I haven’t watched Punky of late, but The Cosby Show,…

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:: Lovely Big Pants

I know. It’s getting cooler here in Melbs, but I think there’s still time for a tiny bit of cozzie admiring and these togs are super gorgeous, right?…

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:: Yes. It’s Good To Wear Paper Dresses

How great is this mother and daughter fashion designer team?! Together, they create these beautiful paper dresses, replicating runway frocks as well as coming up with their own cool designs. Four year old ‘Mayhem’ and her mum Angie spoke…

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:: Don’t Be Uncomfy

It’s been hot in Melbourne. I don’t really like the hot weather. I prefer cooler days or a mild 25 degrees even. It’s the sort of weather that keeps you feeling a bit frizzy haired and parched and perspire-y.…

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:: Fancy Pants

Let me give you WAY too much information and tell you that I don’t wear fancy pants. Nup. I like non-fancy pants. This probably makes me the unsexiest person in the world, but ya know, I am what I…

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Ele Handmade Shoes

  How lovely are these handmade shoes? They are crafted by Eleonora in Spain who promises to make the ones you want in your size, especially for you! Gee thanks! She says: Earlier in my professional journey, I’ve been…

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:: A Year Of Ethical Fashion: Five Faves

Here’s this week’s Thursday update for A Year Of Ethical Fashion on a very hot Melbourne day!  You can sign up and join in any time and go ethical for one whole year (or more!) Follow along with the #YOEF…

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:: Get Your Knickers In A Twist!

In the true spirit of A Year Of Ethical Fashion, an email popped up on my phone from Lancaster & Cornish in Cornwall. They’re a small, organic fabric company, but they do not limit themselves to cute fabric. Uh-uh.…

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:: A Year Of Ethical Fashion

Remember how I wrote a bit about Australian ethical fashion a couple of weeks ago? And how I was going to approach getting dressed a bit differently? This was all with a view to… A Year Of Ethical Fashion!…