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Creating My 2019 Spring Carnival Outfits: Part 3 of 3 – Oaks Day

Welcome to Part 3 of my 3-part blog series, where I show you how my three 2019 Spring Carnival outfits came to life. In this post I’ll share how I created my Oaks Day outfit. In previous posts I covered how I made my Derby Day and Melbourne Cup Day outfits. My 2019 Spring [...]

December 12th, 2019|DIY, Race Day Updates|

Creating My 2019 Spring Carnival Outfits: Part 2 of 3 – Melbourne Cup

Welcome to Part 2 of a 3-part blog series, where I show you how I made my three 2019 Spring Carnival outfits. In this post I’ll share how I created my Melbourne Cup Day outfit. You can also read about the making of my Derby Day and Oaks Day outfits. My 2019 Spring Carnival [...]

November 29th, 2019|DIY, Race Day Updates|

Creating My 2019 Spring Carnival Outfits: Part 1 of 3 – Derby Day

I know I say this every year… but, seriously, I think this spring season would have to be my favourite compilation of FOTF outfits ever!! My fabulous new dressmaker, Mark Blake, created two gorgeous custom-made dresses for me and my third dress, equally as stunning, came from brand, Solace London. My outfits this year [...]

November 14th, 2019|DIY, Race Day Updates|

Fabric Covered Belts – A Closer Look at this Popular Belt Trend

Belts come and go with the seasons, but when they’re trending, they are a useful little item to add extra detail and feature to your outfit. They can help blend colours, refine a skirt and top combination and even accentuate your waist! Image: Anthony Rice This season, fabric covered belts that match the [...]

November 6th, 2019|DIY, Trends|

Working with Pleats | Transform Fabric into High Fashion Garments

I’ve become a pleat fanatic! I just love the way a pleated dress or skirt looks as it makes fabric look so tres chic! It was my recent experience with Specialty Pleaters in Melbourne, who hand pleated detail on a dress for me, that inspired this blog. Upon chatting with Simon, the owner of Specialty [...]

October 31st, 2019|DIY, Fashion Tips|