A Neutral Start To 2018

Hello and Happy New Year! May 2018 be your best year yet, especially with your style! To kick start the year my first post was inspired by cool neutrals given the very warm Australian summer we are experiencing. Apart from feeling and looking fresh in neutrals, there is a simple elegance and sophistication to neutral[…]

New Years’ Eve Party Style

Hello, This is my final post for 2017 and every year I finish it off with some style inspirations for New Years Eve celebrations. It’s only a few days out to 2018 and if you have planned a special night, you may have already organised your outfit. If not, you still have time to be[…]

Refresh Your Style With Green

Hello, Green is an emotionally positive colour, bringing renewed energy and serenity. I love this colour and feel alive when I wear it. I rarely see people wearing this refreshing colour, especially in the summer. My latest post featuring three dresses, shows you how to wear green stylishly. Message me if you would like help[…]

Dazzle Your World With Sparkles

For as long as I can recall I’ve been obsessed with sparkles and this season, they’re everywhere. I love it. Which is why I’ve created this 70’s-disco, roaring 20’s, Hollywood-glamour inspired post with four statement styles to push your style boundaries. From This…To This…These head turning flared sequin trousers are for the fabulously wild boho[…]

Mark Your Style At The Races

Hello, Derby Day is black and white of course but these race inspirations are packed with playful colour and texture. Trousers:    Feathers are fun. Mix with flamboyant, wide leg trousers and a stylish fascinator. Silk wide leg trousers from Roksanda on Matches Silk and feather blouse from Prada on Net-a-Porter Large antique brooch from[…]

Hello Yellow

From this… To this… Yay, Spring is days away and what better colour to kick start the season than yellow. This stunning lace, double ruffled dress with gigantic bow will not just brighten your day, but anyone in your orbit. Add a crisp white frilled sleeved crop jacket for contrast. Show some edge – and[…]

Some Purple In Your Style

From this… To this… Purple and red: two powerful colours that work exceptionally well together. The combination of the feminine soft layered skirt, fitted belted jacket, multi strand necklace and striking pumps makes an incredible style statement in the office. Purple silk layered midi skirt from Sonia Riekel on Farfetch Black wrap style jacket from[…]

Show Some Neutral Flare In The Office

From this…To this… The combination of these wonderful wide-legged flared trousers and extra long neck tie silk blouse is ultra striking. Either knot the tie in a bow, or wrap around twice, or let in hang loosely, and add this gigantic tassle necklace over it. The gold & black stripe pumps and python print handbag[…]

11 Ways to Step Up Your Work Style

Are you the kind of woman who makes things happen rather than waiting for things to happen? Or makes no bones about your desire to move up at work and in the world authentically and in accordance with your values? Then I imagine you don’t buy into to other peoples’ ideas of who you are, what you should do[…]

Vivacious This Summer

  Hi and I hope 2017 has started with a bang. From a style perspective it certain has with colour, embroidery, tassels, chic boho – vivacious – and a great way to start the year. From this…To this… There is something Latino, Mexican, Frida Khalo about this ultra feminine off the shoulder ruffled dress. A stunning party dress[…]

A Golden New Year

Hello, The colour gold has occupied my mind the last few weeks with the party season in full swing, instigating my final post for 2016. The colour conjures up thoughts of glamour, party, sparkle, dazzle, elegance, affluence and fun. Although it is possibly a little late to order any of the striking outfits below for New[…]

A La Neutral This Summer

From this…To this…WOW your colleagues in this antique gold lace billowy sleeved blouse and undeniably striking skirt. Printed and patterned accessories make this outfit all that more interesting. White softly pleated midi skirt from Toni Maticevski Lace blouse from Alice McCall Printed tote bag from Givenchy on Farfetch Animal print pumps from Paul Andrew on[…]

A Vibrant Day At The Races

The 2016 Spring Racing carnival is in full swing with the main race days fast approaching. Whether you are attending one or several of the fun days, or any cocktail events associated, this flamboyant outfit is set to be a winner. From this … To this …Dare to be different at the races! Wear this[…]

Green With Envy

From this … To this … This vibrant green quilted (cloque) fabric dress is a statement in itself. Flattering and interesting, it eludes elegance. Quirky pink shoes, a patterned bag and long drop earrings adds that extra pizzazz for a work outfit. Green patchwork cloque dress from Jason Wu on Farfetch Pink suede sandals from[…]

Swinging in Leather

From this … To this …Swirl around in this fun midi leather skirt. Team it with this unique two -toned detailed shoulder jacket, fitted at the waist for a flattering silhouette. Add touches of blue to make it a head turning outfit for work. No touch of boredom here! Long leather skirt from Saint Laurent on[…]

Romancing The Blouse

From this …To this …This draping multi panelled sheer blouse says romantic, feminine, confident. Black straight pants and crop white jacket tones it down a little making it an office affair! Patterned shoes and handbag, and statement choker brings this outfit together beautifully, easily taking you from office to cocktails. Black multi layered blouse from[…]

Stylish Flats At Work

Hello, My weekly post is a little different this week. Lately I’ve noticed a great variety of lower heeled shoes. Most of my style collages contain mid to high-heeled shoes. I certainly don’t suggest that only wearing high heels is the way to go at work. There has always been a greater, more interesting variety of[…]

Boho In The Winter

Bohemia is the free spirited intersection of the unconventional with art. I love bohemian style so much I dedicated this post to it. This is another mammoth post with seventeen different styles and believe me I could have kept going. While keeping with the authentic roots of mad and clashing colours, embroidery, fur, jewels and[…]

Sensual Satin

From this … To this … Oh la la, sensual, feminine, soft and flattering is this stunning red skirt. The tailored marching jacket with some gold bling works perfectly with the skirt giving this combo the ultra power effect. This can easily be worn from work straight to dinner. Red satin skirt from Camilla and[…]

A Stylish Winter

Winter is coming and it’s a time for artistry. As the earth tilts away from the sun we can no longer just step out into warmth, we have to create it –  fireplaces, slow cooking, jazz, styling our homes and ourselves. This winter, I want you to move away from chunky & clunky and curate a[…]

Ruffled Up

From this … To this … Ruffle up your work wardrobe with a white blouse tucked into silk or linen wide leg trousers for a chic work style.The dazzle? Add textured shoes and fun flamingo earrings. Don’t forget the pop of colour, here a lovely red tote. White ruffle shirt from Ellery on Farfetch Textured grey[…]

A Modern Work Romance

Romance is about femininity, softness, sensuality, confidence. And romantic looks are made with lace, draping, florals, bows, embroidery, embellishments, silk, pink, red, black, diamantes, feathers. I’ve curated sixteen different ways to add romance to your wardrobe and although I could have kept going, I eventually had to stop. Romance is not just about date night or special events. You’ll[…]

Leathering Up

From this … To this … Wearing leather to work can be tricky business. Many women are hesitant to wear it because they associate it with ‘too sexy’. I say it depends on what you wear and how you wear it. If it is a classic, simple piece like this leather fitted blouse, worn with a silk[…]

Love Your Style on Valentines Day

From this … To this … Love…Amore…Amour. However you say it this feminine, sensual lace and fuchsia silk dress spells LOVE loud and clear. What makes this outfit truly romantic is the addition of a soft feather cape with the cheeky contrast of animal print shoes. And it easily transforms into a bedroom slip. Perfect for a Valentine’s night. Silk and[…]

Weekend Chic In Red

  From this … To this … Still on the theme of stylish summer weekend wear this chic and sexy red dress worn with gold jewellery and flat sandals is a perfect daytime lunch outfit, sunset cocktails, BBQs or even a lovely ‘Valentine Day’ picnic. Especially with the love bracelet. Red silk dress by Temperley[…]

A Stylish Australia Day

Hello, Last year Farfetch invited me to collaborate with them by coming up with a style post on Taking Over Australian Fashion Week.  Please click on the link if you missed it. I had so much fun putting it together. I’ve been asked to collaborate again with this fabulous online fashion site. This time pulling[…]

New Year, New ‘YOU’ In 2016

Hello, A big happy 2016 to you. For most of us a new year is a chance to re-write goals, hopes and dreams – this year it’s my hope any obstacles are perceived as opportunities, that you achieve your goals and that 2016 brings a whole new level of style. You know how passionate I am about[…]

The White Party

Hello, White is BIG this summer. Cool, fresh and sophisticated is how I see this achromatic colour.  Lovely dresses, trousers, blouses, skirts are everywhere. So for this week’s party special I decided to put together outfits showcasing white and how to dazzle while you wear it. Push those boundaries this festive season. I look forward to helping you shine. Enjoy.[…]

Winning With Style At The Races

Hello, With only a few days left until the main race days: Derby Day, Melbourne Cup Day and Oaks Day, it’s all about race wear filled with colour, silk, flares, maxi’s.  Many online pieces won’t arrive in time for the races but are perfect for events coming up like Christmas and cocktail parties.   From this … To this[…]

Racey at the races

Hello – I am loving this time of year. Spring is here, the sun is peeking out, there’s colour, champagne and of course, Spring Racing. That’s where my mind is and that’s what you’re going to see on the blog as I use my ‘this to that’ posts to provide you with inspiration. If you missed[…]

Derby Day of black & white

Hello – the 2015 Australian Spring Racing Carnival has kicked off and runs until 7th November. Each week I’ll be posting ‘from this to this’ with a focus on getting you form. Many people leave their outfits to the last-minute so don’t despair if you’ve been too busy juggling the usual, these posts should provide plenty of[…]

Farfetch: ‘Taking Over Australian Fashion Week’

Hello, It has been a big week with the new Spring post final out there and presenting to the gorgeous, dynamic women who make up business Australia. Farfetch, the fabulous international online fashion store, also approached me to collaborate by entering the ‘Running Australian Fashion Week’ competition. What would I do if I were in charge?[…]

Looking Fresh This Spring

Spring comes and mind erupts with colours, blooming flowers, gin, lighter garments and the sun. You’ve heard me say it before, Spring is one of the best times to do a complete wardrobe makeover. We’ve had enough of the cold and are ready to inject freshness and fun back into the work wardrobe. The prints this year are amazing.[…]

Doing Grey Differently

From this   To this … Most women in the corporate world tend to have a pair of grey trousers  in their wardrobe. Although grey tends to be quite boring, it doesn’t have to be. You can make it pop by choosing a different cut trouser and adding statement colours or accessories with it.  Then[…]

Glamorous Winter Nights

I hope you are enjoying the weekly style posts and finding them useful. As you know it has been some time since I have done a large post, so finally here is my latest one. Many people have been asking how to dress ‘glamorously’ for winter nights when heading out. We are not talking formal[…]

Staying Stylish in The Winter

In the southern hemisphere winter is almost here. In fact here in Melbourne it has arrived early. What that has meant for me is jetting around updating women’s winter wardrobes ready for the cold months ahead. Hence why unfortunately it has been a long time between posts. Many apologies. Although I love collating these style[…]

Wearing Black Differently to Work

For someone who writes so much about adding colour to your wardrobe, I am going to do a complete flip in this post and write about ‘black”. I want to show how you can wear black differently. Black is a work staple but you can still be creative with it. Step out of your comfort zone and look at different[…]

Spring into Work

Spring is here for us in the southern hemisphere which means we can peel off the heavy clothing and start feeling lighter. This has to be one of the best times of year to do a wardrobe update and think about the warmer months ahead: especially in terms of work attire. Please see my spring[…]