When there's a shift in weather and the shops start displaying transitional items for the new season, I'm like a moth to a flame and find myself transfixed, walking towards the shiny and new with very little will- power involved.
In Australia we are coming into Autumn/Winter 2013 which means lots of exciting new shapes and colours and ohhhhhh burgundy how I love you! Teal you are my 'BFF' and olive green you are my new romance, throw in a pair of tan suede ankle boots and I am rubbing my hands together in glee, skipping like a schoolgirl!
Things to note: Continue reading “Burgundy is the new black”
I'd forgotten how much fun a night out in Melbourne can be! Apart from perhaps New York, no city in the world seems to do laneway hidden bars quite like Melbourne and this one had all the elements you want, gorgeous decor, lots of polished dark woods and aged, pitched ceiling, friendly and hilarious bar staff who mix excellent drinks, good company. www.murmur.com.au/ Upon my return from my friend's birthday celebrations, a second 'lively' discussion took place with my husband about bum-bags (me: 'but its Gucci for christs sake!' alright, not REAL Gucci but still!) This is what I wore… happy Wednesday everyone! Pleated watermelon maxi skirt MANGO, scalloped edged ivory top TOPSHOP, 'bum-bag' (I prefer leather money belt!) GUCCI (fake I assume as it was from an op-shop), tan/black chevron scarf TEMT, nude flats, not seen JO MERCER, man's watch – gift, bobble rings WALLIS
Last night I went to a surprise birthday dinner with friends and one of them wore a version of the above outfit. Having played it safe in navy fitted slightly flared pants and a navy light sweater with vintage jewellery I felt I’d been a bit less than brave, so here’s to dressing just as provocatively on a tuesday night as the weekend!