High Summer - First Reveal!

High Summer - First Reveal!
Katia wears "Cartagena" top and "Cali" Skirt - both made of Cupro from Japan - the hot summer fabric of our dreams. Silky to touch yet cool to wear (and you can wash it!). It doesn't get any better than that. "Cartagena" is a clever top, elasticised neck that does what you...

New Season - Let's Go!

New Season - Let's Go!
Time for a summer swing girls? We think so!It may look easy just sitting there whiling the day away - but to get onto that Lyra (the big metal ring-a-ding-ding) the one in the stripy top had to be hoisted up by the hoof after zee tummy muscles failed to kick in,...

Fab Event Alert!

Fab Event Alert!
Dress for Success - 100 Years of StyleInto it's fourth year, Charlotte Smith's curated Fashion Show highlighting a century of style is on again. And yes, Alexia will be strutting her stuff down the runway - what will she be wearing this year? Dress for Success Sydney supports thousands of women...

Ethics of Fashion

Ethics of Fashion
Big question that one - and rife with contradictions. We were only reading yesterday that ASOS is going to stop using silk in its collections from 2019 - instead, using alternatives like man made fabrics. So a win for the silk worms but a lose for non-degradable landfill. It's a...

Winter Sample Sale

Winter Sample Sale
We're cleaning out the closet and having a three day Winter Sale at the Salon in Paddington - these are the pieces tried on at the Trunk Shows plus past season winter samples.We'll be playing warm music and doing shots of moonshine - yeehaaaaa! Prices will be from $40 so giddy-up...

New Summer Collection Dates

New Summer Collection Dates
RIDDLE ME THIS BATGIRL!Lyra + Louise Dahl-Wolfe + Schiaparelli?All shall be revealed!High Summer CollectionSydney Fashion Show: Saturday 25 August at 3.30pm, Hughenden HotelSydney Trunk Show: Monday 27 August to Saturday 15 SeptemberMelbourne Trunk Show: Monday 17 to Wednesday 19 SeptemberPerth Trunk Show: Thursday 27 to Saturday 29 SeptemberDelivery: mid NovemberFeel...

Cheers to Volunteer Week!

Cheers to Volunteer Week!
During Volunteer Week in May we took great delight and pleasure in styling up the team at Dress for Success for their Sustainable Styling Soiree Fashion Show to acknowledge the amazing work all the volunteers do. Bubbles were flowing and looks were "yayed" and "nayed" - good banter all round and...

Video - Who Makes Your Clothes?

Video - Who Makes Your Clothes?
Fashion Revolution Week is here. It’s five years since more than 1100 garment workers lost their lives and more than 2000 people were injured at Rana Plaza, Bangladesh. The Fashion Revolution movement that stemmed from this tragedy has brought global attention to unsafe and unfair working conditions for people in...

Fashion Revolution - We Made your Clothes

Fashion Revolution - We Made your Clothes
Who made my clothes? Why thank you Belinda and Jo for asking!  Many hands! The manufacturing of clothing is a complex process, there is no magic button that just shazams out a shirt or a jacket. In Sydney we have a small but very busy local industry and Good Day Girl...