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Myer Fashions on the Field Derby Day 2015 Women's Racewear

Myer Fashions on the Field Derby Day 2015 Women’s Racewear

During the Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington, we uploaded images from Myer Fashions on the Field to our Instagram and Facebook pages, giving a live commentary of the event. These are some of the images we took of contestants, judges and celebrities from the Womens’s Racewear competition on Derby Day. After the heats were finished...
2015 MYER Fashions on the Field at Flemington

2015 MYER Fashions on the Field at Flemington

Doing your research for the 2016 Myer Fashions on the Field events? Well, we’ve got all you need to know about 2015’s competitions right here…   STATE FINAL 1: Queensland Event date: Saturday, January 10. State finalist: Previous state winner and Brisbane local Lauren Walker once again stole the sash in a hotly contested competition...
Caulfield Cup 2016 Chadstone Fashion Stakes

Caulfield Cup 2016 Chadstone Fashion Stakes

Caulfield Cup 2016 saw many women again vying for the winners sash in the Chadstone Fashion Stakes. Following a slightly different format to other racetracks, daily finalists are selected over the carnival before going in the Grand Final held on Caulfield Cup Day. There were two finals held this year- 18-40 year olds, and a...
Fashion Flashback: A Decade of Angela's Caulfield Cup Style

Fashion Flashback: A Decade of Angela’s Caulfield Cup Style

This year will be the 10th year I’ve attended the Caulfield Cup. Each year (with one exception) I have entered the Chadstone Fashion Stakes. Until the last couple of years I lived in Canberra, so attending was a pretty serious commitment to attending a raceday and fashion competition. I’ll also add I have never won...
Sofitel Girl's Day Out 2015

Sofitel Girl’s Day Out 2015

Sofitel Girl’s Day Out at Flemington, was the raceday that marked the start of spring carnival. After freezing through the week in Melbourne and waking up to drops of rain, the weather gods decided to come on board and brought a beautiful sunny day. With my VRC membership freshly renewed I decided to check out...
Cairns Amateurs 2015 Fashions on the Field

Cairns Amateurs 2015 Fashions on the Field

It’s that time of year again- Cairns Amateurs! Which of course means there will be Fashions on the Field. This year Fashions on the Field is sponsored by QT Port Douglas and has a great prize pool including travel and clothing vouchers. The judging panel this year consists of Carlton Mid Cairns Amateurs Ambassador Jo...
EVENT - 2015 Chadstone Fashion Stakes, Melbourne

EVENT – 2015 Chadstone Fashion Stakes, Melbourne

The Melbourne Racing Club have finally released all the important details regarding this year’s highly anticipated Chadstone Fashion Stakes, including the introduction of a new category for professional and amateur milliners. Registration for all categories are open now at mrc.racing.com, and although registrations will be open on the day of competition, we strongly urge you to...
The new "It" dessert

The new “It” dessert

It seems the glory days of the macaron (or “macaroon” if you want to anglicise it) are long gone and a new French fancy has taken the mantle of most Instagrammed treat. The humble éclair has been given a makeover of Caitlyn Jenner proportions: gone is the sticky splodge of icing, replaced by silky ganache,...
Fred Hates Fashion MSFW 2015

Fred Hates Fashion MSFW 2015

Fred Hates Fashion was back for it’s third year, and this time as part of the official Melbourne Spring Fashion Week (MSFW) program. I had the pleasure of attending the very first FHF show and it was so good to see how much it has grown since then. Docklands Studios was the perfect venue for...
Kim Fletcher Millinery 2015 Spring Collection

Kim Fletcher Millinery 2015 Spring Collection

Kim Fletcher, one of Melbourne (and Australia’s) best loved and well known milliners launched her new 2015 spring collection at Lexus Brighton in Melbourne. Enlisting the help of family, friends and a gorgeous line up of models she presented her 15th spring millinery show. With designs that ranged from playful and fun, to elegant and...
London calling! The rising stars of British millinery

London calling! The rising stars of British millinery

Existing since the 1700s in England, the art of millinery has been refined, reworked and revamped into the most modern of forms over the last three centuries in Britain. While some milliners choose to maintain old-world techniques, others adopt the latest technology from alternative fields to produce their one-of-a-kind signature styles. While their manufacturing processes...
Cheap Thrills- Best Beauty Buy Under $10

Cheap Thrills- Best Beauty Buy Under $10

Sportsgirl Lip Chalk. For $9.95 this is of of my current favourite lip products. It’s my new go-to lip product as it’s super long lasting and doesn’t budge once it’s applied. What is Lip Chalk? Its in a lipgloss tube and is applied with a sponge tip wand. It applies as a cream and dries...