Valentino Resort 2015

Haute Boho for Autumn/Winter

For about a year now we’ve seen designers nod appreciatingly to 70s romanticism, with Dolce & Gabbana presenting floral maxi-dresses in dreamy chiffon and Burberry Prorsum serving up ethereal patchwork-printed dresses.


Weekend Getaway

I was remarking to a friend upon my return from a glorious weekend in the country how well one sleeps when away from the hustle…

Lady Melbourne's shiny hair after using apple cider vinegar

The beauty benefits of apple cider vinegar

Vinegar and hair care – not two things you’d immediately expect to find in one sentence. However, I’ve started taking diluted apple cider vinegar (ACV) as an aid for digestion and have noticed, being someone with more than a passing interest in beauty products, a perceptible boost in the shininess of my hair.

Lady Melbourne wearing 'Once Was' leather skirt with a lace crop top and Mackage bag

Local Fashion Heroes: Once Was

I love to champion Melbourne and Australian fashion, so I’m thrilled that this ‘Obtuse Leather Skirt’ will be part of my autumn/winter wardrobe this year and for many more years to come.