A Vintage Dream


                What’s What Photo 1: Vintage Celine bag from Claire Inc Photo 2: Vintage Chanel neck tie from Claire Inc on vintage Dior jacket Photo 3: Vintage Kenzo hankies from Claire Inc, Vintage Celine and Yves Saint Laurent silk scarves Photo 4: Vintage Hermes from Designer Opshop and vintage Hermes pouch Photo 5: Vintage Chanel jacket from Claire Inc Photo 6: Vintage Chanel shoes; navy and oxblood flats from New York, green flats from Paris and heels from Designer Opshop Photo 7: Chanel bag from Claire Inc Photo 8: Vintage Dior bag, vintage… Continue Reading

Beauty Products to Lust Over – Chanel Summer 2016 Beauty Collection


  Nothing beats getting your hands on the latest limited edition products you have been lusting over. Ever since I saw a teeny tiny photo of this Chanel eye shadow palette in a magazine I have been on the hunt. And true to form I didn’t just stop at the palette, I picked up a few other limited edition beauties as well. This eye shadow palette (Les 4 Ombres Eyeshadow limited edition palette from the Summer 2016 collection) feautures four earth tones in a surprisingly creamy consistency. Each look amazing washed over the eye on their own or they can… Continue Reading

Outback Parisienne


Here we explore the contrast of high quality design from Paris and the harsh Australian landscape. While almost all pieces are vintage Chanel, the cut and fabrication is timeless; no piece would look out of place in a modern wardrobe. Natural hair is windswept, while bronzed cheeks and eyes echo the colour of the grass. Melbourne-based dancer, barre instructor and Leiden Contributor, Kara Burdack was our only choice to model the stunning pieces for this shoot.                         Credits Photography: Emma Batchelor and Claire Gatenby Hair and Makeup: Emma Batchelor… Continue Reading