Melbourne: Top Tips

1. Eat Melbourne is known for its international cuisine. We ate at a few great restaurants during our stay, from the spacious Waterfront restaurant, with its outdoor terrace overlooking the River Yarra at Southgate (and where the tuna steak was to die for), to the rustic charm of the intimate Casa Ciuccio and the very cool… View Post

Melbourne: A New City

Melbourne. A city like any other. Or so I thought. Melbourne is always on the itinerary when I’m in Australia – my family is there and so we visit them in the suburbs, spending as much time catching up as we possibly can. I would guess that, in the handful of times that I’ve been… View Post

VAMFF Style: LBD x Sliders

As promised, here’s my LBD worn casually, with flats. Which do you prefer? Dressed up or dressed down? I adore these sliders from Next but it’s worth noting that they’re real leather so do need to be worn in a bit; my feet were sore where the strap goes across the top of the foot… View Post


What does one wear to fashion week in Melbourne? Black, of course! Thankfully, Melbourne locals love a bit of black, so I wasn’t too worried about looking as though I was going to a funeral rather than to fashion events. For the GQ show, I wore this LBD, which I bought in Australia a couple… View Post

VAMFF: Vogue Runway

Vogue, also known as the Bible of fashion. And so, of course, the Vogue runway show at VAMFF was always going to be on point. Featuring established Australian designers such as Camilla and Marc and Scanlan Theodore, the collections on the Vogue runway ranged from neutral, relaxed tailoring (so Melbourne) to bold, colourful prints (so… View Post