Monthly archive September, 2013
Caulfield: Carnival Preview Day Wrap

Caulfield: Carnival Preview Day Wrap

On Saturday the Melbourne Racing held their Carnival Preview day at Caulfield. There was free entry and the sun was (mostly) shining so I headed off to the track for another day of fashion and racing. There were three heats for the Chadstone Fashion Stakes across three sections of the competition. There weren’t major prizes...
EVENTS: Myer Fashions on the Field State Finals

EVENTS: Myer Fashions on the Field State Finals

If you don’t live in Victoria, you have exactly three chances left to enter the Myer Fashions on the Field state finals and progress through to the national final, to be held at Flemington Racecourse on Crown Oaks Day during the 2013 Melbourne Cup Carnival. For all Victorians, and those who will be attending the...
Cairns Amateurs 2013 Wrap Part 2

Cairns Amateurs 2013 Wrap Part 2

After a very busy day at Cannon Park for Ladies Day, it was back to the hotel for a super quick makeover to get ready for the Annual Amateurs Ball. It is a black tie event that only opened up to the public a few years ago. Each year there is a special musical guest...
Cairns Amateurs 2013 Wrap Part 1

Cairns Amateurs 2013 Wrap Part 1

This year I was lucky enough to attend the Cairns Amateurs as the plus one of my friend Craig Braybrook. This was my third Amateurs Carnival and I was stoked to get the chance to escape Melbourne for a long weekend in sunny Far North Queensland. I arrived in Cairns late Wednesday night and had...
How to win Fashions on the Field, by Lisa (part 3)

How to win Fashions on the Field, by Lisa (part 3)

Myth #3: If I wear the sponsors’ products, the judges will like me more With confirmations retail giant and excellent supporter of Fashions on the Field Myer has signed new deals with both the Victoria Racing Club and Australian Turf Club to sponsor their future Fashions on the Field competitions, I decided to investigate the...
Cairns Amateurs- Hints From the Fashion Judges

Cairns Amateurs- Hints From the Fashion Judges

This Friday the Cairns Amateurs Fashions in the Field competition kicks off. I’ve spoken to two of the judges about what they are looking for when picking their winners. First up Kerrie Munro has judged Fashions on the Field in previous years and if you want to impress on stage you must pay extra attention...