Monthly Archives: May 2015

2015 Bindaring buys – part two

Just a quick post today to show you another purchase from the recent Bindaring Annual Clothing Sale (you can read part one here). Today’s outfit was built around this fabulous leopard-print Perri Cutten top. Made in Australia from a soft, … Continue reading

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Recent purchase – Laurence Dacade Pete studded suede boots

I have long loved shoe designer Laurence Dacade. Trained at the AFPIC School of Shoe design and official footwear designer for Chanel, Dacade’s understanding of construction as well as her passion for feminine shoes, has enabled her to produce footwear … Continue reading

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Monochrome Monday

Whilst I so enjoy wearing colour (and in my repertoire, virtually no colour is off-limits!), I love the power and simplicity of black and white. Nothing particularly compels me to wear black and white (such as a ‘I’ve nothing to wear’ … Continue reading

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Monday Morsels, 25 May 2015

I can hardly believe it’s almost June. The year is racing by!! Enjoy some of the following – I look forward to bringing you several posts this week 🙂 From Atlas Obscura: Behold these gorgeous mosaics made of insects. From … Continue reading

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2015 Bindaring buys – part one

Last weekend I attended (with great excitement and anticipation) my absolute favourite annual event, one which my mother and I count down to for months prior, which requires military precision planning and which sets my heart aflutter. It has been running … Continue reading

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Monday Morsels, 18 May 2015

From Time: This is fun: the 25 most influential marriages of all time. Do you agree? From The Telegraph: I have a couple of bomber jackets I’m looking to style for the cooler months – these tips are on point! … Continue reading

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Beautiful birthday earrings

Last week, I was spoiled for my 30th birthday by everyone in my life, but especially so by my wonderful husband. I asked for that perennial jewellery staple, a pair of diamond stud earrings (as they never date and go with … Continue reading

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Vintage wool Weinberg jacket

For those readers who know me, you will be aware that I am not much of a vintage clothing person. Of course, given my eBay habit, I have no qualms wearing something second-hand; I just don’t tend to gravitate towards … Continue reading

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Monday Morsels, 11 May 2015

From The Telegraph: I’m not yet brave enough to wear them but these style tips on how to wear culottes have encouraged me.  From Vogue US: Yes, I know Mother’s Day has been and gone but, outfits! From Slate: Is … Continue reading

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Roland Mouret’s “Paris-Paris” frame pouch

Whilst I adore all manner of clothing, shoes and accessories, I must admit I am not a huge bag person. I know that for many women, bags are their Achilles heel (because clothes are mine). I completely understand that $500 or … Continue reading

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