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WIN your way into a private party at Captain Baxter

One of Melbourne's best bars: St Kilda's Captain Baxter

So I’m hosting a little soiree to toast the impending arrival of Melbourne’s summer, alongside DrinkMelbourne. Invited are just a few of my friends and people I admire (hopefully new friends) in fashion, food, arts and events and we will dress in our most luxurious resort finery. It’s a society party

WIN Fashiontrend Magazine’s new ‘Voyage’ Issue

Fashiontrend magazine

As we zoom towards the end of 2013, I’m already day-dreaming ahead to holidays (both this summer and next year – I’m thinking somewhere in the South Pacific might be nice). What do you think? The new issue of Fashiontrend magazine isn’t helping with my wanderlust. They say it’s “a

WIN tickets to see Cate Blanchett in Blue Jasmine

Cate Blanchett in Blue Jasmine

Chanel, Oscar de la Renta, Hermès, Fendi, Louis Vuitton, Valentino, Cartier. This line-up may sound like a major fashion week schedule, but it’s actually the wardrobe that actress Cate Blanchett wears (along with at least a million dollars worth of jewels from Fred Leighton) in her film ‘Blue Jasmine‘. Costume director Suzy

Reflections | Fashion Film | MSFW

After creating the award winning fashion film ‘Tomorrow’s Lovers’, Folie a Deux return with ‘Reflections’ commissioned especially for for Melbourne Spring Fashion Week (see a short preview above). Model, MTV host and kind-hearted soul Kate Peck stars in the film which features cameos from some of our city’s fashion identities

Win a Rachel Rutt x Wool and the Gang Knit!

Rachel Rutt for Wool and the Gang

Central Saint Martins students Aurelie Popper and Jade Harwood really like knits or “sexy stitch” as they put it. The Alexander McQueen and Balmain trained duo have founded a London label Wool and the Gang. Can you guess which 60′s funk band they are referencing in their label name? Each of WatG’s

WIN Fashiontrend Magazine’s new ‘Rapture’ Issue

Fashiontrend magazine

I think this may be Fashiontrend Australia‘s best cover yet! That white blonde hair, a cover girl adorned with jewels from Swarovski’s new ‘Secret Treasures’ collection, seductive make-up, plus a bonus gift of the new Volum’Express Mega Plush mascara by Maybelline NY helps.  They tell me the new issue showcases “a

WIN a double pass to see ‘Before Midnight’

You’re a liar if you don’t want to be flitting around the Greek islands instead of battling our frost right about now. Here’s your chance to revive nostalgic memories of a Summer holiday that seem so far away. That Ethan Hawke and Julie Delphy will be travelling with you is

Win Fashiontrend Magazine’s New ‘Dynasty’ Issue

Fashiontrend Dynasty

Fashiontrend Australia magazine‘s latest issue – out today – showcases ‘a celebratory edit of the 2013 L’Oréal Melbourne Fashion Festival alongside the Spring Summer collections direct from Paris and London. Dedicated to heritage and opulence, ‘Dynasty’ signals Winter’s approaching tide with a spellbinding beauty directive created by Kim Tavares for

WIN a Kaya Health Club Membership

At Kaya Health Club

I am far too excited to be doing my first ever Sh’Bam workout class at Kaya tomorrow. My enthusiasm is based entirely on the obviously awesome name and that I like the idea of dancing counting as exercise (so all those late nights on the town were good for me). I’ll let you

Oz, the Great and Fashionable

The Wizard of Oz inspired fashion

One of my favourite movies of all time, The Wizard of Oz is a film that I think is imprinted upon everyone’s childhood psyche. Many of its iconic moments have to do with dress or costume; think of Glinda’s arrival in a sparkling crown, the Wicked Witch of the East’s