Caught up in the web of memory lane

It’s a gorgeous spring day but instead of cavorting around in it, I’ve been trying to get my head around how to upload stuff onto my website.I had the website made last December… Continue reading

The making of the cheapest racewear outfit ever

Following Monday’s post on what I wore to the Cox Plate, I’ve decided to do the trendy craft blogger semi-tutorial thing and show you what went on and how much things cost in… Continue reading

Cheapest racewear outfit EVER?

… So as I mentioned a few posts ago, I decided to make an outfit to enter Fashions on the Field at the Cox Plate on Saturday. I’ll go into a few more… Continue reading

Glamorous race wear? No, gratuitous cat photo.

I was hoping I would, by this late date, be able to share some pics of my Cox Plate outfit that I am entering in Fashions on the Field this Saturday. (yes. THIS… Continue reading

Crochet your own coral reef

Well, I promised you a post about an amazing project, and here it is. I stumbled on this fabulous display of creativity at the Stringybark festival on the weekend. It’s called The Melbourne… Continue reading

Sewing the seeds to grow future fashionistas

This is turning into a regular Monday event, isn’t it… my “what I did on my weekend” ramblings, I mean. The only reason I’ve been doing these sort of posts is because I… 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

Op shopping like it’s going out of fashion

So I went to the accountant the other day and was told I owe the tax department a rather significant amount of money. Subsequently swore I would stop buying stuff that I don’t… Continue reading

Acrobats, chocolate and much, much more

One of the great things about Melbourne is how it comes alive in the spring time. There’s festivals galore, and so many of the events are free! On Friday night I rounded up… Continue reading

Place your bets… spring racing season starts!

It’s finally spring again… which means snails hiding in peony flowers, beautiful blossoms everywhere, and more to the point…the spring racing carnival looms in Melbourne and all the lay-deez are trying to get… Continue reading