Category Archive: flea market finds

Tokyo Day #2 – Flea markets & Friends

Before I arrived in Tokyo, two friends here had baby boys within a week or two of one another. So I got my little production line going and made them some slippers. The… Continue reading

Lady Grey

How do you decide what to wear to big events? Usually (in Melbourne, at least) the weather has a big say in things and I leave everything to the last minute, but the… Continue reading

Blue and green should never be seen…

But what about indigo and green? I found this (probably handmade) jumper at an op shop last week for $3.50 (it was half price day at the Salvos, yay!). Unusually, for something probably… Continue reading

Reasons to be cheerful

Just a quick wrap up of what’s made me smile this week. Vintage earrings for a few dollars each, from Oakleigh Market last Sunday. I only found out about the market very recently… Continue reading

Old habits and hippy happiness in the new year

One thing I love about trips to places I rarely go is the chance to stumble on undiscovered op shops. So it pains me beyond logic when those trips happen to fall on… Continue reading

Being Marc Jacob’s muse

Do these earrings look familiar? Well yes, I think they do… in fact I think they look quite a lot like these ones that I made recently from tassels that cost 50c each… Continue reading

GIVEAWAY ..and diamonds on the backs of her shoes

Another Monday, another day at work… I worked yesterday too, but I’m not going to bother showing that outfit for Self-stitched September as the only self-stitched piece was the grey long-sleeved T I… Continue reading

One night – three fashion shows

It was day one of Self-stitched September yesterday, but more on that later… it was also day three of Fashion Week so fittingly I attended three – quite different -fashion shows. First up… Continue reading

Gala glamour

Yesterday (day two of Fashion Week) was a day of contrasts – the morning was spent unpacking and then repacking clothes, shoes and accessories from the Fox FM show last night, which is… Continue reading

Sneak peek at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week

… so as I mentioned in the last post, Spring Fashion Week is upon us here in Melbourne, and I’ve been booked solid for the past few days helping stylist Franco Schifilliti with… Continue reading