he Prix de Marie Claire Awards, presented by Lexus, is renowned as one of Australia’s greatest celebrations of fashion and beauty, honoring local designers and brands for their contributions over the last 18 months.
On Tuesday, some of the nation’s finest A-listers including Asher Keddie, Dannii Minogue, Nicky and Simone Zimmermann, Kate Waterhouse and Napoleon Perdis, attended the Prix de Marie Claire in glamorous room at Sydney’s Fox Studios, complete with a fashion parade, three-course meal and lavish table settings adorned with beautiful flower arrangements and stunning crystal chandeliers.
Zimmermann, Romance Was Born and Paolo Sebastian were among this year’s award winners that have undeniably made their mark on Australia’s evolving and established fashion industry.
Winter calls for cosy nights in and hearty food set among the picturesque landscapes that South Australia has to offer. Adelaide is a smaller city that’s in easy reach of its famous wineries, and stunning beaches – offering visitors and locals the best of both worlds.
If you’re planning a winter getaway for the last few weeks that’s left of the cooler season, check out these hot spots within an hour of Adelaide’s CBD.
What’s a wardrobe without a few pairs of jeans, right? If you’re looking for a laid-back or flattering way to style your jeans this chilly season, we’ve put together a go-to guide that will have your winter outings covered.
Whether you’re catching up with friends for a casual get together or for a night on the town, you can stay warm while looking stylish and chic at the same time.
What’s more, get prepared for Jeans for Genes Day, which is coming up on August 4 to raise money to support genetic research for the Children’s Medical Institute. Held on the first Friday in August each year, Australians take part by dressing in their finest or craziest denim combinations to stand with sufferers of childhood disease.
Please visit their website to donate or find out more about this great cause:
Splendour in the Grass is known as one of Australia’s greatest music festivals, attracting crowds from every corner of Australia with an impressive line-up of musicians among a scenic location. Sunny Byron Bay hosted the recent three day festival that saw an eclectic mix of fashion enthusiasts don some wild but on-point looks that have already got us excited for next year’s event.
This year The XX, LCD Soundsystem, Queens of the Stone Age and a heap of other iconic musicians set the scene for festival-goes to revel in everything that Splendour had to offer. The top festival looks glittered, shimmered and stood-out with vintage tees, boho pieces, bold prints and lacy intimates that seriously added a rocking edge.
Here’s a snapshot of some of Splendour’s best street style moments.
It might be drizzly and cold right now in Australia, but in Europe the sun is shining, the islands are pumping and the cocktails are flowing – it’s no wonder so many Aussies are skipping the winter to bask in the sunshine and overall beauty of Europe’s magical architecture, beaches and nightlife.
If you’re planning a trip to a European hot spot right now but aren’t sure what to pack and how to achieve that on point Euro vacay look, we’ve put together a range of must-haves to add to your suitcase.
There are so many pros to wearing vintage clothes – original one-off pieces, classic and timeless designs, quality fabrics, designer finds for less, and that personal edge that stands out every time. On the other hand, who can resist all of the latest arrivals that look so pretty in the shop window?
Luckily, there are a number of ways you can mix vintage and modern pieces together, even if it’s just a touch of vintage charm through hair or makeup. What’s more, you can even save money by combining the old with the new.
When it comes to fashion, it seems these New Zealand-based bloggers know what’s up. To coincide with the launch of All The Dresses in New Zealand, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite Kiwi bloggers to follow in 2017.
Warning: you may get serious wardrobe envy – we know we did!
Winter has officially arrived, bringing booties, oversize jumpers and coats to the forefront. The cooler seasons bring more flexibility to the wardrobe as you can layer, mix and match and get away with a casual androgynous look, personalised to your own tastes. Tomboy chic sums up the mix between this masculine and feminine aesthetic that balances items that are a bit baggy and a bit tight. Think Cara Delevigne, Ellen Page, the Olsen twins and Kristen Stewart all rolled into one. There are so many looks you can go for when it comes to tomboy chic, and the best part about sporting this look in winter is the versatility that comes with it.
We’ve put together a 7 step guide to help you achieve this cool and collected tomboy look that will make your winter a whole lot better.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia is a celebration and mix of both fashion and culture. Sydney transforms into Australia’s style capital – and bloggers, influencers, photographers, celebrities and retailers flock to watch as our country’s top fashion designers and labels (as well as the up-and-coming talent) send their new collections down the runway. Showcasing their innovative designs, trends for the next season are born.
Often though, we find ourselves just as mesmerised and inspired by the eclectic and creative looks pulled together by those attending the shows, and because nothing is off limits in this one week of the year, we tend to see some looks which send off the love heart eyes, and others we are very confused by. This year, the street-style looks sported by guests were celebrated just as much (if not more) than what was on the runway!