SPOTTED: One of the biggest trends for 2018 is polka dots and guess what your local thrift store is dripping with them. On a single search I found this divine Sass&Bide ruffle trim offering for $10 as well as two navy dresses and a caramel skirt all in the print du jour. Just goes to show you that second hand never has to mean sacrificing style. So many of the trends we see in magazines can be found in preloved havens, it really pays to have a hunt around. The lovely lace top I teamed…

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Yasssssss (Mc) Queen it’s Christmas time and t’is also the time where the fashion pressure is on, but you know what I say Hit the breaks and slow down this festive season. My festive season began late November by way of my Hen’s night – I’m getting married next week!!! With all my special girls (and by girls I mean mostly my gay husbands!) gathering together to shower me with love and champagne I definitely wanted to look and feel cute. Ten years ago I would have just headed to the High Street and bought…

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Merry THRIFT-Mas

November 28th, 2017

  T’is the season my sweeties!! So I wanted to show you that being stylish doesn’t have to involve spending a lot of money and it can actually do something positive for the planet too. I hit my local Salvation Army thrift store to source 4 gorgeous looks for the festive season and the Today Show came along to check them out! I decided to choose really simple classic items, some of which you may already have in your wardrobe, but if you don’t they will be a steal at your local second hand haven….

Race Wear Warrior

November 6th, 2017

Gather round fine fillies and let me show you how to run your own style race this season! Whether its Melbourne Cup, Sunday best or a special engagement like a lunch or christening these outfits have a one of a kind love that will certainly stop the nation. Apart from giving you a unique look these outfits also tread much lighter on our planet by way of bespoke and being a second hand babe. All the crowns you see here were handmade with heart by the one and only Viktoria Novak  The clothing is all…

Off and Racing

November 5th, 2017

  Tis the season…but let’s be honest said season can cost a pretty penny am I right!? So ahead of Melbourne Cup 2017 I showed The Daily Mail how to get 5 on trend race wear looks for under $75. Absolutely everything you see here I thrifted from the Salvation Army Salvos Stores including the set I created to emulate a race day marquee. I looked to celebrities and current trends for inspiration so all the looks were current, cool and exactly what race goers would want to wear. Check out the video and looks…