700th Post! Happy Friday!

I can hardly believe it as I typed the title of this blog post- 700. What the hell have I been doing with my time these past couple of years I thought?!

Almost a year ago I celebrated my 400th blog post with a nice little soiree, but as I’m really getting up there I figured that having my own little party in my living room simply wasn’t good enough. Too many things have come to pass over the last year here at Lady M and you have all been there along the way.

Before I get to the exciting stuff(some of you may very well have scrolled down already) I need to give some huge shout outs, thank yous and general love to the people around me that help this blog tick along.

Imelda Matt of The Style Tyrant who has supported my blogging efforts virtually from the beginning when it was just him and Mother Melbourne reading is a constant source of inspiration and hilarity. Not to be out done he and Candy organised the unbelievably crazy-beautiful Elliot Ward-Fear outfit I’m wearing in the photos above. I love you.

The Style Co who let me use their space as my studio, Peppermint Magazine for putting me on the cover last year and making all my Dolly teenage modelling dreams come true, and of course Nuff Nang who help me make a living out of blogging. Mother, Father and Brother Melbourne accept all my eccentricities and are always 100% behind my blogging efforts, even if what I do doesn’t always make sense. Thank you and much love.


In order to celebrate my fourth year in the blogging scene and to thank you for your ongoing readership and support, I’ve put together a nice little prize pack that would tickle even the most fickle fancy!

Natalie & Michelle from Ava Madison have kindly supported this give-away by giving you the chance to win a dress of your choice, custom made to your exact size. You can choose from any knee length style on their website, blog or the Real Weddings page as well.
Despite the fact that they normally dress bridal parties, their bespoke gowns can cross over to any formal event as you can see with me pictured wearing the ‘Cynthia’ dress in black silk dupoin, made especially for me. The perfect LBD in my opinion!

The package wouldn’t be quite complete without some beauty and accessories thrown in, so it is with even more pleasure that I can tell you Gorgeous Cosmetics and GlamOz are also part of what is the biggest give-away ever on Lady M.

Included in the prize pack is a 3 hour Make Up School 101 session at any Gorgeous Cosmetics store and a product pack to the value of $194 with colour-way of your choosing. As the comp is open to readers where ever you are in the world don’t be deterred if you can’t make the make up school 101 class, we’d love to see you there but I’m sure a Gorgeous cosmetics pack in the mail wouldn’t go astray πŸ™‚

GlamOz are also giving away rings and cuffs of your choosing, so really what is up for grabs is a complete outfit!

And just in case you miss out on first prize, runner up will receive a gift voucher worth $100 from one of my favourite Aussie accessory labels, Alegorie.

To be in the running for the prize, take a look at the Ava Madison website and tell me in the comments section which dress should be yours! Make sure you take a peek at what could be yours over at Gorgeous, GlamOz and Alegorie as well πŸ™‚ You don’t have to be situated in Australia to enter, just be aware that if you aren’t near a Gorgeous Cosmetics store you won’t recieve the make up school 101 lesson.

Competition ends Thursday 29th July 5pm AEST. Winners announced on Friday 30th July.

  • Amanda

    The Alexandra dress is my favourite. I think the neckline shape is so flattering, and it sits softly over the hips. The model looks beautiful in the lemon, but I’d have to choose a dark purple or black for myself. Oh, And the Makeup school 101 looks like a great idea too πŸ™‚

  • wendy

    Congratulations on your 700 post! I love you photos they’re gorgeous!

    I love the Cynthia dress, it’s so sweet.

    Thank you for the amazing giveaway!

  • Kirsty

    Phew, just made it in before time runs out on this amazing anniversary prize. With it’s exquisite ruffle detailing, Cynthia would be my pick. Looking forward to post 1000!

  • Annette

    I love the Katherine dress with it’s chic flower and the spaghetti straps. Lovely summer dress.

  • Elspeth

    Congratulations on reaching your 700th post.

    The Katherine dress is divine!

  • Congrats on 700 posts Lady M!
    My favourite dress is the Bianca, so lovely.

  • Oh, Lady Melbourne… the Cynthia dress would have to be my favourite. I can see me wearing it to my brother’s RAAF graduation dinner!

    Fingers crossed & congratulations to you lovely lady.

  • Lori

    oh lady m you look so devine! i would have to say that the Cynthia dress is my favourite and should be mine! ;P i just love the ruffles, very sweet.

  • Sofie

    Happy 700th!

    Let’s celebrate in an Iranian village that is also 700!

    I’ll wear ‘Bianca’, what will you wear?

    All the best Lady M, you look great for your age πŸ˜‰

  • Happyeeeee 700th! Love your blog! I think that the Bianca dress most suits moi. Thanks for being an inspirational blogger Lady M!


  • Congratulations Lady M – 700 is a fabulous milestone! I think that I’m definitely a Katherine, the design is so elegant.
    Here’s to 700 more! x

  • Michelle W

    Congratulations, beautiful girl!

    I am definitely an Alexandra

  • TheAirloom

    Congratulations! Long Live Lady Melbourne. My favourite is definitely Katherine…

  • Fiona

    Love reading your site – well done on achieving 700 posts.

    I think the dress “Katherine” is absolutely timeless and the structure would suit my body type.

    Look forward to another 700+ posts.

  • MadameGeek

    Congratulations on your 700th post, Lady M. It is indeed a great accomplishment and I look forward to following you for the next 700 posts!

    I simply adore the Cynthia dress, and thanks for the lovely giveaway!

  • Definitely PARIS dress. Love the pink and lace combo!
    Congrats on your 700th post.

  • Annabel

    I adore the Alexandra – so pretty, feminine and spring-like! I love the colour in the Susan’s Wedding photos. Keep up the brilliant work, LM! πŸ™‚ x

  • Di

    I think Alexandra looks like a very flattering dress…. it’s nearly spring, right?

  • eeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! congrats Lady M!!!!
    I’d pick the Sophia for sure! It’s a little dream of mine to wear a floor-length dress. Do you know how daunting that idea is for a petite gal like me!?!

  • The Bianca looks very classic, the fall of the material is beautiful and the adornment isn’t overwhelming.

    Congrats on the big 700, you don’t look a day over 650 πŸ™‚

  • Nicole

    The Katherine dress is divine, so simply, yet sophisticated and playful. love it!

    happy 700th post!

  • Danni

    Cynthia = STUNNING!!
    Congrats on such a wonderful achievement. Love the blog xx

  • The Cynthia is gorgeous… I especially love it in black. Those dresses really do break the one-wear stereotype, don’t they! But they’re all gorgeous.

    Congratulations on 700 posts, I can’t wait to read the next 100 and the next 100 after that!

  • Congratulations Lady Melbourne!

    As always a great giveaway, I would really love the cynthia dress hard to choose they are all so lovely.

    I cant wait for the next 700 posts πŸ™‚

  • meeyeehere

    ALEXANDRA is the dress that would look the best on me,I think!!!Are you an angel or what??? I would bet money on it!!! You are a complete doll!!!Happy 700 post,that is a whole lot of post!!!Thank you for giving me the chance to win something so good it makes my bladder leak thinking about it! I got my fingers and toes crossed! You are a real peach!
    Rachel Crisman aka Meeyeehere

  • Marysia Hacon

    Happy 700th Post – Look forward to the next 700!!! My pick would be the Katerina from the Ava Madison. Love the sweatheart neckline and the flower, so pretty!

  • 4 years of hard work and commitment. Well done Lady Melbourne for your persistent effort to continue to put so much into your blog and making it a success.

    This is a great giveaway so thank you for the opportunity.

    As much as I like all the dresses from Ava Madison, I think the Alexandra dress would suit me best.

    Enjoy your week.

    Miss Bias

  • Vanessa

    Congratulations, this is a beautiful blog, you’ve worked hard for it!

    I like the Alexandra style!

  • Beth

    congrats Lady M! and thanks for the amazing giveaway.

    The Cynthia dress is definitely my favourite of Ava Madison’s collection (beautiful website, btw!)

  • happy p-day!

  • Hiya – wow – what an accomplishment – it also means a lot of hard work and effort too, I’m sure.
    I hopped over to that website and fell in love with the frock called Katerina, perhaps also because that is the pet name with which my dad used to call me when I was younger. REally stunning dresses there…… All the best for the next 700 posts!!

  • MelodyH

    Love the blog, and also love the Alexandra dress! x

  • fireheart

    Hi Lady M, congratulations on reaching your 700th blog post! Your blog is an amazing read and you look beautiful in your dress! Thank you for the give away. My favourite dress would be the Paris dress. Keep it up, Lady M!

  • Happy 700th post and thanks for the amazing giveaway! While I’m no longer in need of a bridal gown (and with no prospect of being a bridesmaid any time soon), I do so love the Bianca dress.

    Jetsetting Joyce

  • Congratulations on reaching this point! Its been a pleasure reading your blog over my daily coffee and breakfast, the perfect start to the day.
    Before reading this post I’d never looked at the Ava Madison website, but now can’t stop thinking of wearing the Bianca dress. I love the detailing around the V neckline.
    I’m looking forward to more fabulous posts and when you reach your 1,700th post!

  • You look amazing in this post LM!

    Congratulations on your 700th post Phoebe. You are a true inspiration. I read your blog daily and am continously inspired! You were the blogger who motivated me to get my ideas into the digital world. It’s nice to see someone local shine internationally.

    Thank you for all your hard work, it has been a pleasure to have had the chance to meet you!

    Here’s to many more hundreads of posts!


  • Mandy

    The Katerina dress is my favourite – so beautiful! And congrats on a blog milestone!

  • Kate-O’D

    Firstly huge congrats on achieving such a wonderful milestone! And you’re totally rocking that 1st outfit. To die for…

    Lady, I would lurve a Cynthia. Looks like the perfect thing to slip on for a summer soiree!

    Now just to cross my fingers and hope to win…. xxx

  • camilla

    Congrats on 700 posts!!

    I would love the Bianca dress, I’ve got an upcoming work Ball and it would suit perfectly!!!

    The cynthia looks lovely on you ^_^


  • Climatron

    when can we get more videos!

    Definitely the alexandra dress…

  • Congratulations on your 700th post! I adore the Alexandra dress, just beautiful.

  • sarahelizabeth

    love the shoot & huge cogratulations on the 700th post!!
    adore the sophia dress – timeless!

  • Bee

    Many congratulations….you look absolutely stunning.
    I love the dresses – we were having fun trying many of them on on the weekend for bridesmaid dresses – they are lovely πŸ™‚

    I looked the best in the Lauren dress – and would LOVE to win one xxxxx

  • Miche

    WOW! What an amazing prize…. any lady would love to indulge in.
    Congratulations on your 4 year blogging – you have come a far way!! Well done you must be thrilled!!

  • Silvara

    Congratulations!! πŸ˜€

    I think I am in love with the black Cynthia style dress – actually like the flower of the Katerina one as well but the flowy material of the Cynthia one definitely sealed it for me πŸ™‚

    Here’s to 700 more happy posts!

  • Wendyl

    I didn’t know wedding dresses could look like lovely cocktail dresses till you wore it Lady M!

    You own it! πŸ™‚ Congrats on your 700th Post!

  • She Wore It Well Blog

    I love the Cynthia too and boy do I have the perfect occasion to wear it and blog about it.

    Congrats on the milestone xx

  • Steph

    Thank you Lady Melbourne, for 700 wonderful posts! Congratulations, I hope you enjoyed celebrating πŸ™‚

    You have put together a super giveaway – I would love everything you have put in it (esp the makeup lesson!!). The Ava Madison dresses were extremely hard to choose between – but I’ve decided on the Paris πŸ™‚ Or maybe the Sophia.. Oooh too hard, they are all beautiful! Either would be lovely πŸ™‚

    Thanks Lady M xxxx

  • Chanels_Allure

    I love the Alexandra style, perfect for my curvy figure and garanteed to look feminine, yay.
    Congrats on blog no. 700 and to the next 700.


  • kate

    congrats on your 700th and thankyou for sharing the celebrations with us! i am a new reader but i love the way you shop a mixture of op shops chains and high end just the way i tend to but you pull it off beter!!

    I love the sophia dress i think it would be great for a wedding that i attending later in the year! the make up class is also a great idea always wanted to get some hints and tricks!

  • Amy

    OMG! I would love to win this prize package! My best friend recently got engaged and I would love to suprise her by buying the bridesmaid dresses (as I am the Maid-of-honor…or #1 bridesmaid as I prefer to call it) – so if I could bring home one of the Cynthia dresses to show her that would be a great start!

    The 31st of July is also my birthday so it would be a great way to celebrate – winning some treat for myself as well! xx

  • Camille

    Congrats on your milestone post!
    I’ve just had my bridesmaids try on the Ava Madison dresses at Bride and Groom on Saturday so I am thrilled to see this competition! We all love both ‘Lauren’ and ‘Katherine’ in Marble and/or Oyster with the georgette… very glam! The brilliant thing is that all the gals have different body shapes yet these dresses suit everyone!

  • Congratulations! I love the Bianca dress….

  • Nicole L

    Awesome congratulations on your 700th post! I like all of the dresses but if I could choose one I would have to pick the Katerina dress:)

  • Congratulations!
    The ‘Sophie’ dress is my pick. The beautiful but subtle tulle gathering instantly lifts the bodice of the dress to give that element of glam teamed with the beautiful silk satin a-line dress. x

  • Sophie

    The Alexandra dress is gorgeous!

  • Sam

    Wow – you look amazing in these posts. Seriously. Also love the trees in the first shot!

    I love the Paris dress – gorgeous! I love all of them really… but the Paris is great.


  • What a stunning photo shoot! Congratulations on your 700th post. What’s most impressive is that you’ve created 700 beautiful, informative and sit down with a cup of tea worthy posts! The Katherine dress is stunning.

  • The Paris, knee length with he black detail.
    Congrats on the 700th post πŸ˜€

  • BLaine

    Absolutely the…….. um……….ah………oh boy……… its tough……………ahhh….gee……. ALL of them! The dresses are stunning and I would be equally happy with any of them! Alexandra if I had to pick just one!!! Congrats on the 700 posts!!

  • E

    Hello, congrats and Katerina please!
    Thank you so much for the chance to daydream about such lovely dresses πŸ™‚ Here’s to the next 700 posts!



  • Eleanor

    happy 700th! Love the cynthia dress to bits πŸ™‚

  • Congrats on the 700th post! What a happy day it is πŸ˜€

    I simply adore the Sophia dress, it’s marvelous and I can even see myself wearing it already! Thank you for the lovely giveaway!


  • Congrats Lady M, I’ve been reading your blog for a year now and I’ve really enjoyed it.
    I adore the Katerina dress πŸ˜€

  • Big congrats LM and wow what a way to celebrate your 700th – always love you in black and white and this time you have really outdone yourself with the black and white set. As for the giveaway – I will go with many other readers and say the Cynthia is my choice, love the soft A-line skirt. Mx

  • DEFINITELY the Katherine, so gorgeous!

  • Alicia

    Well Done Lady Melbourne!

    I am a long time reader, first time ‘poster’. Your photos are always so beautiful and it’s clear you think about them rather than simply snap away!

    I look forward to your next 700 posts and more!

    p.s the Cynthia dress by Ava Madison is stunning, although it was quite difficult to decide which design I liked best!

  • svenskaussie

    Congrat’s LM, continually bringing good taste and style to the world of the internet. Keep up the wonderful inspiring work ! mwah mwah !!!

  • Fran

    I have to say that while Cynthia is lovely, I think I prefer the sleek construction of Bianca.

  • PaCo

    You forgot someone, not cool, not cool at all.

  • d

    Congrats on your 700th post, am a huge fan of your blog, so much so i am reading it now here on my holiday! Love all the dresses, picking Cynthia

  • JessM

    Congratulations for your BIG 700th! I’m definitely lusting after the Cynthia dress in black. πŸ™‚

  • jacqueline

    oh my! time has flown by so quickly – congratulations! and this giveaway is perfectly epic. (i LOVE the cynthia in black too – it is THE perfect lbd…) x

  • NicoleL

    Congratulations on post # 700! The Paris dress definitely!!! =D

  • Kennis

    I like Alexandra, but I will be happy with any of them!!

    Love the shoes that you are wearing with the 2nd dress.

    Congratulations on the 700th post!! What an achievement!

  • Kate

    I’ve been a reader of your blog for about 3 years now, but this is the first time I’ve ever commented!
    Congratulations on reaching 700 posts.
    And another vote for the Alexandra dress… so flattering!

  • AM

    I love the Bianca dress, being a Melbournian I have lots o black dresses, and the dark grey would be something different but still suit my colouring.

    Congrats on the 700th post, it’s been great reading!!

  • Amanda

    What a brilliant giveaway – you do spoil your readers πŸ™‚ truly wonderful. I would have to say the Katerina would be quite lovely to have hanging in my wardrobe, though, all of the designs are gorgeous.
    Here’s to another 4 years of posting! Congratulations

  • Amy

    the alexandra dress would be too perfect for my bestfriends 21st coming up.Being best friend of the birthday girl means you have to look fab!! the make up wouldnt go astray and would help make me and my friends look great for the big night too.

    congrats on 700 posts of amazingness!!

  • Congratulations 700 posts is HUGE! I am hands down a fan of the Cynthia dress also – it has a great shape to it!

  • Priscilla

    congrats lady M on the 700th post! love your blog and your style!

    I love the Cynthia dress too, especially the gorgeous flowers at the front!

  • Congratulations on your 700th post!
    The Cynthia dress is the most stunning in the collection

    Keep on blogging!

  • Helen

    I think the Sophia would be perfect for my wedding in April. The dresses on Ava Madison have given me some much needed inspiration.
    Congrat’s on your blog, I have my fingers crossed.


  • jess

    Hi Lady Melbourne,

    First of all, congratulations on getting to 700 blog entries! Thank you for blogging nearly everyday because your blog is such a joy to read.

    I like all the dresses from Ava Madison but the one I love best is the Paris. It looks gorgeous with the lace gloves.

  • Happy 700th post Lady M .. love your blog!
    mseviieee β™₯’s the Katerina dress is very pretty πŸ˜‰

  • Congratulations on the huge number of posts to your name!

    The Cynthia dress is stunning.

  • Lauren

    Congrats on post 700! I thought the Bianca dress was stunning

  • Ruth

    Congrats on your 700th post. That’s a real milestone when you consider the fact you actually update with pictures. My favourite dress is the Alexendria, it looks so classy and sweet.

  • Eve

    Dear Lady M

    I think the Alexandra is gorgeous.

    I love your blog, congratulations on the milestone. Good luck with the next 700 posts!


  • theresa

    Whoot whoot 700 is huge! I would love katherine as an LBD.

  • Congratulations!
    As for which one I like the most… Umm… Can’t I have all of them?? πŸ˜‰

  • Belinda

    Congratulations Lady Melbourne on your 700th post!
    Love love love reading your blog!
    The photos above are stunnning as always!!!
    My fav in the Cynthia dress it’s amazing !!!

  • Michelle

    Congratulations on your 700th post!

    My favourite dress is the Cynthia dress, it is beautiful.

  • Agnes

    I would love the Katerina dress though they are all beautiful!

    Congratulations on your 700th post!

  • Bri

    Wow. Such a great blog. I’ve only just found it!
    I love the ALEXANDRA dress. It is so feminine and pretty πŸ™‚

  • Lady M! Congratulations! The Paris dress would be for me!
    You look totally amazing in the photos for this post! Perhaps a video could come up to show us how to re-create that hair style. It looks a little like a fishtail braid-ish.

  • wow, 4 years. Congrats to you. I only started blogging in May so I hope I’m still around in 4 years


  • jo

    i love the cynthia! congrats lady melb on 700 πŸ˜€

  • Bec

    Thank you Lady Melbourne for your fun give away,
    The Alexandra dress would really make my day.
    I think that if I wore it I’d look fun, flirty and fab,
    For anybody next to me? Sorry, you look drab.
    Help my post to win this comp and you will not regret,
    I’d wear it to the races and tell everyone I met!

  • Samantha

    congrats on your 700th posts

    love the laces on “Paris” (:

  • The_Glamourista

    Lady M, I absolutely adore the “Paris”. Totally classic and glamourous.

    Congratulations on the big 7-0-0….can’t wait until 1000!

  • Siona

    Big Congrats to you Lady M! I love your style and feel so inspired by your individuality. So many gorgeous dresses at Ava Madison, but I really loe the Alexandra.

  • congratulations for getting this far, Lady M! ur blog has encouraged me to not be afraid of being myself, and that means a lot to me πŸ™‚
    i love the 3rd photo on this post! and i have to say that i also love the black Cynthia dress, especially the different detailing on its straps.

  • Congratulations on the 700th post and the 4th year running! What an amazing giveaway πŸ˜€
    You look stunning in the Cynthia, I agree that IS the perfect LBD. Its very sleek and elegant, I would love a Cynthia dress for myself! πŸ™‚

  • kt

    Congratulations! thank you for an inspiring blog. you are as glamourous and generous as always, thanks!
    as for the dress, I like the most a simple yet elegant design of Bianca

  • tine

    Congratulations on the 700th post. I starteed reading your blog a year ago, and i believe i’ve pressed previous post allmost all the way back to post one.
    I love your dress, but for myself I would choose the Alexandra.

  • Norma

    omg i cant belive it ‘‘‘‘ congrats ‘‘‘‘‘ i follow u since 2008 and i admire u ‘‘‘ im from Mexico and u r my inspiration, u always look chic and sophisticated i love u and i horpe to win something‘‘ good luck girl

  • Lauren

    Congratulations on your 700th post Lady M! As always, you look stunning in your photos!
    I love the Bianca, though I must say that the black version of the Cynthia you have is pretty amazing! x

  • With my broad shoulders, curvy hips, and athletic build, I would have to say Stacey and Clinton would tell me that I am definitely an ALEXANDRA fit. A-line, length to the knee and no shorter/longer, and a bodice to accentuate the bust i don’t really have.
    Oh yes, and i have 2 weddings this year to attend in Los Angeles and I work at the Fashion Institute, so I could really do some impressing (which is important πŸ˜‰

  • WOW…700 posts later..you look stunning. I love the hair-do. Happy 4th year Lady Melbourne blog!

    Bianca dress should be mine! My sister got engaged yesterday and that dress would be perfect for me to wear to her engagement party.


  • Rhi

    Oh, the Cynthia! As someone, err buxom it seems like the most elegant way to both contain and showcase that most troublesome of body parts.

  • Kate

    My favourite is the Katherine, with its detachable flower.

  • Oh, my. They’re all exquisite but with its gorgeous ruffle detail and heavenly looking fabric, the ‘Alexandra’ is the perfect pick for me!

    Congratulations on 700 wonderful posts, Lady Melbourne!

  • Wowee – 700 – Congratulations!!

    What a way to celebrate – it would have to be the Cynthia dress for me.

    I look forward to more fabulous Lady Melbourne πŸ™‚

    Luv Friend in Fashion

  • congrats on the 700th post! you look stunning the photos, I love the hairstyle πŸ˜€
    I absolutely adore the Cynthia dress, it’s gorgeous! I’ve actually got a wedding to go to in Aug and I’ve been thinking about what dress to wear.

    Thank you for the amazing giveaway!

  • Fashionista

    Loving the pics, awesome job you look great! Cynthia dress is great…loving the glamoz jewellery, my favourite is the black bangle & turquoise ring!!

  • Jasmine

    Congratulations on a job well done – you’ve come so far and done so much!

    I’m loving the Cynthia – it does indeed look like the perfect LBD.

  • Rispa

    Firstly, thank you for such a fabulous giveaway!

    After much consideration I have chosen the “Cynthia”. You have represented it beautifully in your above photographs and I would be honoured to wear such a gorgeous design to my upcoming race day! X

  • Gen

    Wow, congratulations Lady Melbourne! 700 posts, that’s huge.
    And what an amazing giveaway! My favourite is the Katerina dress, I’m thinking in a navy blue….
    Here’s to 700 more!

  • Ari

    Congratulations! Love the Cynthia dress–great for an hourglass figure.

  • First of all Lady M you look absolutely beautiful, congratulations on your wonderful blog xoxo

    The Sophia dress is so glamarous, I’ve never owned a dress like that before so I would definitely want something like that it’s so beautiful <3

    Thanks for such a wonderful giveaway, whoever wins will be a very lucky bunny indeed!

  • Julie

    Ooh congrats on 700th post!
    30th July happens to be my birthday =D

    The Cythia dress is pretty!

  • Congrats, gorgeous!

    I reckon the Bianca dress could land me the best man!

  • Congratulations! I’m always happy when one of your posts pops up in my bloglovin’, so keep up the amazing work!

    I’d have to go the Paris dress – but gosh they’re all pretty!

    Fingers crossed….

  • Miss A

    Congratulations!! What an amaziing achievement πŸ™‚

    Your hair looks amazing in the shoot, can we have a how to at a later date? As always clothes and shoes are drool worthy…

    After much umming and ahhing I would love to be in the draw for the Katherine…so stunning!

    Can’t wait for the next 700 posts! x

  • You look absolutely stunning! Congratulations on reaching 700 posts!

  • jordan

    I cant believe its been two years since I discovered your blog, it feels like a wonderful lifetime!

    I would love to put my name in the hat for the gorgeous Alexandra dress (although it took me 25 mins to finally decide seeing it on their real weddings page locked in the decision – its gorgeous!)

    Thank you for the many reads over the years.

  • Emily

    Congratulations on 700 posts! What an amazing giveaway! All of the dresses are so pretty but my favorite is the Paris dress. Of course, with the name Paris, I feel like I have to love it. πŸ™‚

  • Maya

    Congratulations on your 700th post! What an amazing feeling it must be to make it this far. I hope there’s a trillion more. Reading your blog makes me feel fabulous and stylish vicariously through you, even when I’m sitting here with gross hair and a tracksuit jumper. So thankyou so much for all the great words and amazing pictures!

    I loved the Paris dress. Such pretty dresses!

  • Emma

    Oh, the Cynthia. Please be mine.

    You look fab, Lady M. But that isn’t unusual!

  • Fashionista

    Congrats on your 700th post!! Love your dress, you look GREAT…Loving the glamoz jewellery and big fan of gorgeous cosmetics!

  • Vivian

    i’d say the paris dress, i love the contrast between the peach and the black lace
    i also should take this chance to say i love your blog! congrats on the 700th post!

  • Shi Yi Wong

    congrats lady M on your 700th post! I love the bianca dress!
    thanks for the great giveaway!

  • I don’t think I have any use for a wedding/formal dress unfortunately – just wanted to comment to tell you that you look gorgeous in these photos and I absolutely love your hair in the first outfit. Killer.

  • HaPpY 7o0 tH PoSt LaDy MeLbOurNe !!!
    kEEp oN sTyLiNg, BiG LoVe.

  • Michelle

    Congrats on your 700th post! (: you look gorgeous in the first picture! LOVEEE your hair!!

    and i love the alexandra dress! (: love frills!!

  • ali

    Oh my gosh, you look devine Lady M!! πŸ™‚ Congrats on your 700th blog post! πŸ™‚

    I have to say, I too like Ellie love the Bianca – but I have to say the Cynthia is amazing!! I checked out alegorie too and their jewellery is gorgeous! (love the black studded bangle that is on sale at the moment!)


  • Jessica Day

    Hmm it’s a tough choice, but I think I like the cynthia dress the most. I love the white, but the black version you are wearing is gorgeous too!

  • You look so beautiful in this post! I love black, especially in little dress form. And your hair is stunning. Congratulations on your 700th post. I only found you quite recently when I began to wonder where the Australian style blogs were… and I just love seeing a new post pop up in my RSS feed. I think the Katerina dress is my favourite but I have never won anything in my life. Except for a poetry competition when I was 13 but that was different. ;o)

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  • I think I could be a Bianca for Ava Madison. Congratulations on 700 posts!