Monthly Archives: October 2014

A (small and belated) tribute to Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta, one of the most celebrated and revered fashion designers of the last 50 years, passed away on October 20, 2014. Since I read of his passing, aged 82, I have been thinking of him and how … Continue reading

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Feminine, easy and chic – that’s Donna Karan dressing

I wrote an earlier post (here) about the style and comfort that wearing Donna Karan affords and thought I would follow it up with a post about another Donna Karan outfit. Donna Karan is indisputably renowned for her magnificent dresses … Continue reading

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Alessandra Rich at the RFDS ‘Altitude’ Ball

A few weekends ago, Ben and I were lucky enough to be invited by some clients of his to the Annual Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) black-tie ‘Altitude’ Ball. The Ball, held in the Grand Ballroom at the Crown Casino … Continue reading

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