Spring Racing Carnival – What to wear this year? What to leave in the wardrobe?
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Spring Racing Carnival – What to wear this year? What to leave in the wardrobe?

Spring Racing Fashion has taken off like lightning with pastel colours, gentle floral prints and bold sculptural shapes at the forefront. Digital prints are so last year.  Stay away from distinctive patterns and styles you might have seen in shop windows recently at the mall if you don’t want to be on a who wore … Continue reading

Ladies Day – Gabi versus Brynne – tug-o-war of the tarts
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Ladies Day – Gabi versus Brynne – tug-o-war of the tarts

Oaks Day, traditionally ladies day, was low on the celeb factor this year.  The Fashions on the Fields winner Brodie Worrell and runner up gals Shauna Dennett and Nikki Gogan looked ladylike and lovely. Sigrid Thornton in the Johnnie Walker marquee was unabashedly elegant. Rachael Finch and Jennifer Hawkins played it safe in plain tailored … Continue reading

Mild mannered Mayhem at The Melbourne Cup
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Mild mannered Mayhem at The Melbourne Cup

         This years Melbourne Cup was mild mannered and ladylike (except, of course for one yellow suited big bird for whom the words ‘inappropriate behavior’ are appropriate in just so many ways ) The stand out marquees this year were Lexus, G.H.Mumm, Johnnie Walker and Emirates. G.H.Mumm transformed into a Cannes, party-town nightclub on … Continue reading