Personal Style File – Simone Devine


  Name: Simone Devine Age: 28 What I Do: Jewellery and homewares designer (@simonedevinejewelry) and online content creator.   Describe your Personal Style I’ve always seen it as a playful interpretation of classic. Subtly has never really been my thing. I’m drawn to pieces that are a delicate combination of fun, eclectic and elegant. My style is very emotionally driven. Ultimately I want to feel really excited to wear my chosen outfit.   What pieces are on high rotation in your wardrobe? This year I bought a bright orange Vivetta coat which is so oversized you could practically live in… Continue Reading

Personal Style File – Nina Gbor


  Name: Nina Gbor What I do: Eco Stylist (Personal stylist with a focus on sustainability)   Describe your Personal Style My personal style is an eclectic mix of vintage and contemporary pieces that I style in dramatic, feminine, edgy and creative looks. I like bright, bold colours and unusual pieces that are not on-trend. I wear a lot of full circle vintage dresses from the 40s and 50s for instance. Everything I wear is a reflection of how I’m feeling or something to make me happy.   What pieces are on high rotation in your wardrobe? Usually dresses that… Continue Reading

Personal Style File – Bree Winchester


  Name: Bree Winchester Age: 39 What I do: I head up the Canberra Life team at The Canberra Times   Describe your Personal Style Fun, quirky, vintage meets pop culture. Also – YOLO!   What pieces are on high rotation in your wardrobe? My black tutu, leopard print tights, gold shimmer Converse high-tops, denim jacket and pink doughnut earrings.   What are you favourite labels, who are your favourite designers? 17 Sundays, Society Plus, Asos Plus and City Chic are my go-to labels. Vicky Kidd-Gallichan from Rockstars and Royalty is inspirational (she’s making my big fat gypsy dress for… Continue Reading

Personal Style File – Lordfai Navinda Pachimsawat


  Name: Lordfai Navinda Pachimsawat Age: 25 What I do: Independent Dance and Movement Artist, Creative Director and Teacher of Bangkok Dance Academy.   Describe your Personal Style My personal style is bold and different. I think clothes, accessories, makeup etc. are another layer of the skin, so it should feel comfortable and also represent my true self strongly in order for me to be confident. As there are so many fast trends and rotations of fashion styles, it’s very easy just to always follow them (without thinking that it may or may not suit your personality). I think it’s… Continue Reading

Personal Style File – Amy Peacock


  Name: Amy Peacock Age: 27 What I do: Owner and director of Elite Dance Studio Canberra and personal trainer in the making.   Describe your personal style My Personal style is a huge reflection of my life. Active, youthful, upbeat and independent. I live in active wear so I’m always looking for a fun way to spice it up and not look like I just walked out of the gym or dance class. My statement colour is black; then I’ll spice it up with a bright coloured lip or bag. Because day to day I wear my gym gear… Continue Reading

Personal Style File – Riya ‘Looking Through Her Closet’


  Name: Riya Age: 27 What I do: Lawyer   Describe your Personal Style  My personal style is continually evolving but I think I always maintain an element of edginess and femininity in whatever I wear.   What pieces are on high rotation in your wardrobe? In this cold Canberra weather – it would definitely have to be my All About Eve khaki trench coat and Tony Bianco leather boots.   What are your favourite labels, who are your favourite designers? My favourite labels at the moment are Winston Wolfe, Asilio, Single White Female and Monki. With designers, I love… Continue Reading