For Love & Lemons “Extra Virgin” lingerie look book (NSFW)

The mood is everything when you aim to veil a series of photographs in gorgeous black and white tones, to bathe them in gorgeous fading lights and enhance their charm using vintage Polaroid effects. The attitude is everything when the subject of said photographs is lingerie, dipped in ivory and white tones, powdery neons, cut in unusual textiles and inspired by vintage classic silhouettes. Luckily,…

Finders Keepers S/S ’14 look book

The stark architecture and bold, explorative angles of these images speak as much about Finders Keepers’s spring / summer 2014 collection as could any words. The Australian label has always been about femininity worn with confidence, and about interpreting fashion trends in expressive and undaunted ways.

For Love & Lemons S/S ’14 look book

You rarely stumble upon a look book so visually striking that it manages to instantly convey you to a happier place. Awaking the wanderlust, For Love & Lemons’ spring / summer 2014 look book is made out of everything one could dream of: an exotic destination (Antigua, Guatemala), a plethora of gorgeous summer styles, colour, vibrancy, plus a textile heaven. Photographed by Zoey Grossman and…

How to wear men’s short shorts this spring

Summertime calls for the liberating experience of wearing shorts and the men’s spring 2014 fashion trends call for shorter styles perhaps as a natural response to the rising temperatures. What started off as a subtle movement in Paris two or three seasons ago, morphed into a proper trend as more and more gentlemen dared express their preference for the short shorts over the past years.…

Mlle Mademoiselle S/S ’14 look book

I need help deciding: which to be more enamoured with, the clothing in MLLE Mademoiselle’s spring 2014 look book, or the look book itself? The white lace “mermaid” dress with its plunging neckline and fishtail hem calls like a siren, as happy to be worn with bed hair and flat sandals as with heels and red lips. Cutaway bikinis, lace-front shorts and halternecks have a…

How to: the pretty punk look at Duvenage

We’ve always had this certain image of punk – tough, a bit unkempt and sometime androgynous. Duvenage together with MAC cosmetics presented a different type of punk for their spring / summer 2014 beauty look at Australian fashion week (MBFWA). This type of punk is pretty with big emphasized eyes and luminous skin. Girly with an edge, this look is surely worth trying and we’ve…

6 gorgeous Easter-themed retro pinups for your Sunday

Before dismissing sexy ladies in bunny ears as flippant, know that I am of course aware of the significance of Easter as an event on the religious calendar. Yes I spent my Easter Sunday morning at a historically and architecturally fascinating Portuguese church, listening to mass in a language I couldn’t quite understand. Outside the pews the original message is, as with every major Christian…

Stone Cold Fox x Beach Riot S/S ’14 look book

Purveyors of vintage-inspired modern bohemian chic – Stone Cold Fox – and cool-girl beachwear maker Beach Riot put their heads together. The resulting collaboration is what you might expect: vintage-inspired, modern-bohemian, cool-girl swimwear. The look book accompanying the collaboration brims not just with on trend bikini details like cutaways and ruffles, but also adorable retro styling to inspire any summer’s day.

Fall / winter 2015 colour trends

Bold or burnt, bright or subdued, matt or metallic... as always, the first predictions of a coming season are the colours that help to shape it. Looking ahead to fall / winter 2015's fashion, here are the colours we'll be embracing.

Fete Champetre S/S ’14 look book

Kimberley Gordon’s photoshoot work allows you to get lost in the sensual poses and sheer tulle of Fete Champetre’s spring / summer 2014 look book, all the while overlooking the limited selection of clothing. Who needs more than a few white tailored pieces, some bandeaus and boy shorts, when you have a set of images so grabbing in mood?