Category Archives: Work wear

2016 Bindaring buys, part one

This recent work outfit two items worn for the first time. I have had this Diane von Furstenberg ‘Cairo‘ dress for awhile now, having purchased it last year from David Jones reduced from $499 to $224 with an extra 40% (taking it down … Continue reading

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Easy knit skirt

Right now, I am all about stretch. I have always thought stretch fabrics were a girl’s best friend, but never more so than now. This wool blend knit by A.L.C is known as the ‘Ellwood‘ and is a super thick, … Continue reading

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Metalicus dress + a very special announcement

I received a little parcel from Metalicus last week that contained two dresses I purchased in their recent extra 25% off the marked price sale. I nabbed the Cane Tank Dress in Grey Marle for $36.75, down from $79, as … Continue reading

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My new favourite jacket

At the end of last year, I purchased what is proving to be my holy grail of jackets. Made from a textured, stretch cotton/polyester/elastane blend, the collarless Metalicus ‘Empress’ biker jacket in ecru features long sleeves, a slightly asymmetric zip and a … Continue reading

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Shades of blue, Fifties style

First up: my apologies. I have not done an outfit post in so long, partly due to recent ill-health. This year, Ben and I have not had a proper holiday (I took 3 days off around Easter and we had a … Continue reading

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Cheery red

As the year draws to a close, I am finding things at work are not winding up but instead, ramping up. To be honest, not having taken any holidays this year has been difficult (and possibly a bit detrimental to my health … Continue reading

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Tweedy blues

Earlier this week, I wore to work this versatile and feminine top from Cue which I recently purchased from the Harbour Town store (reduced from $169 to approximately $23). Made from a softly draped polyester crepe, it is perfect for the … Continue reading

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Sweater girl

Sweater girl: noun; a slang term made popular in the 1940s and 1950s to describe a woman with a large bust who wore tight sweaters over a bullet or cone shape bra. So whilst I’m not donning a cone or bullet … Continue reading

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Sequins + lace

I haven’t done an outfit post in so long (I think I was still wearing wintery clothing in my last one!), largely because of my recent migraine. It takes me so long following one to even enjoy wearing makeup, let … Continue reading

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Pink accents on a grey day

A very quick outfit post today because it seems like it’s been forever since I’ve done one! It was such a grey, sombre day here in Perth, not to mention quite cold, so I’m still dressing for winter (no complaints … Continue reading

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