The Night Before 2019 Weetwood FOTF | No Outfit, No Time, No Problem!

It’s the day before the Weetwood Toowoomba Laser Clinics Fashions on the Field event. I hadn’t planned on attending, in fact, I was meant to be having a quiet weekend and possibly a clothing sale on Saturday afternoon. But I was starting to feel the itch. You know that itch? The one where you are [...]

2019-04-11T05:50:46+00:00April 11th, 2019|DIY, Race Day Updates|

The Making of my 2018 Spring Carnival Outfits: Part 3 of 3 – Oaks Day

This is Part 3 of a 3-part blog series where I show you how I made my three 2018 Spring Carnival outfits pictured below. In this post I’ll share how I created my Oaks Day outfit. You can also check out my two previous posts on how I made my Derby Day and Melbourne Cup [...]

2019-01-03T06:46:56+00:00January 3rd, 2019|DIY, Fashion Tips|

The Making of my 2018 Spring Carnival Outfits: Part 2 of 3 – Melbourne Cup

This is Part 2 of a 3-part blog series where I show you how I made my three 2018 Spring Carnival outfits pictured below. In this post I’ll share how I created my Melbourne Cup Day outfit. If you missed the previous post about the making of my Derby Day outfit, you can find that [...]

2018-12-23T10:58:07+00:00December 20th, 2018|DIY, Fashion Tips|

The Making of my 2018 Spring Carnival Outfits: Part 1 of 3 – Derby Day

With each passing year, I learn more and more about racing fashion and feel like I get better at putting my outfits together. This year would have to be my favourite one ever! I actually managed to have three outfits I was super happy with for Derby Day, Melbourne Cup and Oaks Day. There is [...]

2018-12-06T21:18:48+00:00December 6th, 2018|DIY, Fashion Tips|

Pushing Through a Creative Block | Tips for Fashionistas & Designers

We’ve all been there; trying to come up with a new race day outfit... and failing miserably. You rack your brain for that one brilliant idea hoping it comes to you, a miraculous vision. And then the waiting, and waiting… time ticks, the event gets closer. Still nothing. Panic starts to set in. This happens [...]

2018-10-04T06:30:56+00:00October 4th, 2018|DIY, Fashion Tips|

Why you Must Attend a Millinery Workshop!

I have admired the art of millinery for many years and always longed to be able to create beautiful headwear. It has always been a mystery to me…. the way a hat could sit up on a head a particular way, or how trims appeared to be floating. And how did she get that feather [...]

2018-09-20T15:57:30+00:00September 20th, 2018|DIY, Millinery|

The Story Behind my Winning Outfit | Stradbroke Day 2018

Stradbroke Day is my favourite day of the Brisbane Racing Club Winter Carnival. This year was no different, but I was looking forward to it even more than usual because I had missed the other 3 days of Fashions on the Field events in the carnival. I really needed a day of frocking up and [...]

2018-06-21T00:18:10+00:00June 21st, 2018|DIY, Race Day Updates|

The Making of an ‘Embellishment-Themed’ Winning Outfit

You know how different race days often have a theme? Themes like black and white, a touch of metallic, or dressing for a decade? Well, I’ve a got a new favourite race theme: Embellishment. It was this year’s theme for the Doomben 10,000 Day and I was in embellishment heaven. I was surrounded by sequinned, [...]

2017-05-31T20:28:19+00:00June 1st, 2017|DIY, Race Day Updates|

Race Wear Fabrics Shopping Guide | What to Look For & Where to Buy

There is something magical about walking into the races wearing your own design. Picture it. You’re wearing a dress, fitted perfectly to your body shape. It’s a personalised design, true to your own individual style. A dress made specially, just for you. A couple of years ago, I started having my racing fashion outfits made. [...]

2019-04-26T22:17:31+00:00April 20th, 2017|DIY, Shopping|

Adding Panels to a Race Dress | A Handy DIY Skill to Add to Your Toolbox

Knowing how to add panels to a dress is a very handy DIY skill for any racing fashion enthusiast because it allows you to modify that (almost) perfect race dress. In this post we take a look at when and how to panel. And for those non-sewers, fear not, there are options for you too! [...]

2017-04-16T23:56:58+00:00February 16th, 2017|DIY|
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2018 Racing Fashion Trends Report

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14 Day Field Fashion Style Challenge

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From Outfit Idea to Winning Sash

Learn how to turn an outfit idea into a competition winning design. Enter your name and email to get this 12 step guide. Plus, you'll receive exclusive fashion tips to help you stand out at your next race event.

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