Posts Categorized: Interviews

INTERVIEW WITH AJE

It’s no secret that luxurious label Aje is one of my favourite Australian labels. The label has quickly carved a loyal and cult following since its launch in 2007. Its roots originating from Sydney, it wasn’t long before it became noticed by the rest of the country and the world, with its innately cool, chic...

5 MINUTES WITH DANNII MINOGUE

I first got a look at this fabulous collaboration between Dannii Minogue and Target at the Melbourne Fashion Festival earlier this year. Since then, I have been eagerly waiting for the collection to drop as I loved what I saw down the runway. It’s great that Dannii and Target have thought about all ladies (being...


5 MINUTES WITH BEC & BRIDGE

I have been a Bec & Bridge girl for as long as I can remember. They have saved the day on countless occasions with cool-girl party dresses, that are feminine, on-trend and also affordable. Bec & Bridge have quickly grown to become one of the biggest Australian labels, and are making a huge mark abroad, with a list...

HELEN O’CONNOR FROM THURLEY

I am one of those lucky people that has been able to work closely with Helen from the iconic Melbourne label Thurley. I have always admired her designs. A strapless crème Thurley dress was one of the first labels I spent big on when I went to my Uni ball back in 2005. I...


ANNA FROM EDENBOROUGH EVANS

Melbourne based jewellery label Edenborough Evans is creating a buzz with its unique creations. The intricate designs are brought to life by sisters Anna and Kate Cowen. I caught up with one half of the label, Anna at their pop-up shop (details here) in Brighton last week. After meeting Anna it was evident to me why her...

Q&A- KYLIE FROM MORRISON

Perth based designer Kylie Radford is behind the beautiful fashion label Morrison, she has achieved so much success as a fashion designer but what I find even more interesting is her success is being recognised in the business world. She has been acknowledged with many prestigious awards such as Young Entrepreneur of the Year...


Q&A- ‘FASHION AID’ DIRECTOR- EMMA

What would happen if you combined a night filled with the best fashion, A-grade entertainment, a cool party vibe whilst giving back to charity? That’s what founder of Fashion Aid Emma Rombotis pondered whilst watching a Victoria Secret Show one night, fast forward 6 years and the event is one of the biggest on...

SNEAK PEEK..ESKA ALIKAI SS 13

You all know how much I love my leather. At times it can be hard to find leather that fits your body right. This was the problem that Micha Dyball encounted so she went on the hunt for the perfect leather skirt which then resulted in the birth of her own label Eska Alikai. I...


MEGAS HESS X WESTFIELD

Westfield Doncaster recently joined forces with Melbourne based, internationally acclaimed fashion illustrator Megan Hess to create The Sketch House, an in-centre fashion illustration studio that allows shoppers to become the subject of their own artist-drawn fashion sketch. I have long admired the work of Megan, I feel transported into a world of luxury as soon...

Q&A-NEW YORK FASHION BUYER VANESSA

This is for all my aspiring fashionistas who are trying to break into the fashion industry or maybe you have a big love with New York (really who doesn't?!). Let me introduce Vanessa Spencer, the Melbourne born Vanessa is now living her fashion dream in NYC. Visiting New York recently I caught up with my...


NEW LABEL CRUSH | Q&A LEROY NGUYEN

Have you heard the name Leroy Nguyen? Well if you haven't, I can assure you now you won't forget it. This talented designer is making HUGE waves in the fashion industry and I'm he's biggest fan! Debuting his second collection THE CANDY SHOP at The Innovators show at Mercedes Fashion Week this year, placing him...


Q&A- DANIELLE FROM KOOKAI

Kookai helped me get through my wardrobe dilemmas in my late teens, I turned to the label almost every week to find a new outfit to all those oh-so important parties (back then I had the confidence to pull off those bodycon skirts). I have grown up with this iconic Australian brand. I have to...


Q&A- PENELOPE FROM SKIN AND THREADS

I'm very much a basics kind of girl. If you also concur you can't go past Melbourne born brand Skin and Threads for incredibly high quality and luxurious basics, denim, footwear and knitwear. I therefore couldn't miss out on the Skin and Threads new store launch on Friday in Chadstone. To help celebrate the launch they...


Q & A- RINGUET

So as promised here is my chat with the super talented print master Benjamin Ringuet from the label RINGUET. I was lucky enough to wear one of his pieces to fashion week last week, nothing better than wearing a strong print with plain basics. I was interested in learning more about what inspires him to design...

LAVAZZA x LIFEwithBIRD

Oh how LMFF gets Melbourne buzzing. You all know how much I love a designer collaboration?! This one is special as it involves my favourite coffee brand Lavazza and one of the best Australian (Melbourne born) labels LIFEwithBIRD. I had a chat to the super lovely LIFEwithBIRD designers Bridget McCall and Nicholas Van Messner at a...