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Styling the very first Oxfam Accessories Catalogue!

If you’re a fan of fair trade fashion and jewellery, you might have already seen the Oxfam Australia accessories catalogue that’s been released recently. Did you know it’s the first ever accessories catalogue that… Continue reading

Wellness Wednesday #1 : Apple Cider Vinegar

You’re probably wondering a) why a photo of apple cider vinegar is popping up on your screen and b) what I’m doing posting mid-week when you usually only hear from me on a… Continue reading

How to turn plants into pom poms

I’m sure you are all aware that I do not possess magical powers of any kind (for those who didn’t know, sorry to burst your bubble!) – and yet, yesterday, I turned plants… Continue reading

Mittens for koalas and more

Isn’t this just one of the saddest images you’ve ever seen? Although at first glance it kind of looks like a koala having a relaxing pedicure in a day spa, it’s actually a… Continue reading

Turn a too-big tube into a just-right skirt

Have you ever been to a clothing swap? I think they’re a great idea, but it’s not often I find something that’s exactly right for me size-wise. Case in point, this skirt, which… Continue reading

On the Boxing Day sales and how op shops have ruined malls for me

As regular readers of this blog would know, I’m not one to buy anything new if I can help it and tend to avoid big shopping centres like the plague. But this year,… Continue reading

What I did on my summer holidays – already?

Woohoo! It’s summer! It’s the holidays! Although for most Melburnians, holidays don’t seem to kick in until after Christmas, I’ve been a bit of a rebel and done things the other way around. As I… Continue reading

Bangles for your buck this Christmas

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? Or are you so organised you’ve already finished it? Either way, you might like to have a stylish stocking stuffer or two on standby, and I’m… Continue reading

Denim skirt from stash scraps

Lately I’ve started thinking I really need some more basics in my wardrobe. Nothing too dull, just some staple items to pair with my more colourful, patterned and printed pieces. At the same time,… Continue reading

Fair@Square Fashion Show sneak peek

Well, it’s happened again. It’s December and that means it’s nearly Christmas time. While I don’t do much gift-giving or receiving myself, I know that most people need to shop at this time of the… Continue reading