GREY GOOSE vodka served chilled with St-Germain elderflower liqueur, freshly squeezed lime juice and soda water

Taste by Appointment

Imagine an invitation to dinner where guests explore their preferences for sweet, sour, bitter, salt or umami tastes. There will only be 12 of you, and all of the food has been created for the evening by the chefs at the hatted restaurant Saint Crispin.


Lady Melbourne visiting a country cottage

Road Tripping

So this was the situation on the weekend: we borrowed a friend’s cottage and Audi most graciously provided Lady Melbourne with a brand new TT coupe. Without much ado, myself and the Gardner threw a few clothes into a bag and took off for the countryside.

White roses

A Wedding

I’ve been absent for a week but with good reason – I snuck away to get married! It’s been an amazing time, and there’s…

Nixi Killick

Highlights of the #VAMFF Cultural Program

Last night the cultural program for the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) launched and it’s jam packed full of unbelievable talent.

Here’s my pick of what will no doubt be a visual delight and easy on the hip-pocket to boot – many of the events are free!