A stylish life: Wendy Iles

AS a young girl living on a dairy farm in northwest Tasmania, I had no idea what I wanted to do when I grew up. For a long while I flirted with the idea of being…

What is the right hat for your face shape?

IT’S that time of the year again here in Australia, when the fabulous and fashionable gather trackside (to see and be seen) and celebrate in the “festival of the horse”. It’s spring racing time, and the…

The fashion habits that make you look old

OK, so you’ve graduated to middle age with honours. Apart from the obvious congratulations, it generally means you don’t have to suffer for fashion any more.  Reaching the half-century mark is no longer the matronly…

Our Mary’s a thoroughly modern royal

She’s just a girl from Tasmania, but HRH Princess Mary of Denmark has firmly cemented her status as one of the world’s most influential women HER Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary is one of the world’s most…

A stylish life: Natalie Knoll

From the high-flying world of finance to flying high in the world of fashion, Natalie Knoll is one half of the talented Australasian design duo, Bird and Knoll I LOVE a good home-grown success story…

The new white shoe brigade

No longer just a sports shoe, the white sneaker has made it into the mainstream — most noticeably into our workwear wardrobes THE humble white sneaker has bounced out of the gym and onto the…

How to look fabulous at 50 (and beyond)

Great style is truly ageless, but the key to grown-up contemporary chic is confidence, comfort and plenty of attitude. Here’s how to express your sense of style at 50 — and beyond OLD is the new black. Fifty…

Style inspiration: Pretty in pink

Everything’s just rosy, so it’s time to think pink FEELING in the pink? The wondrous hue signifies good health – being “in the pink” – and success as in “everything’s rosy”. While marsala might be the “colour of the year”, some…

How to age gracefully

Ever wondered why some women just get better with age? FORGET expensive face creams, Botox or other treatments that promise to erase wrinkles and slow down the hands of time. Despite all the hype, there…

Be inspired to sparkle and shine

Every woman needs to sparkle and shine “OK, everybody clap your hands I’m a superstar and I’m coming out tonight! I’ve had a little makeover and I’m all dressed up tonight, stand up and put…

How to rock a statement necklace

Want to be remembered for your sartorial style? Elegance is an attitude, so herald your arrival with a statement necklace GIORGIO Armani once said “elegance is not about being noticed, it’s about being remembered”.  But what…

How to look rich when you’re not

You don’t need to spend your hard-earned cash to look expensive. The secret is in how you dress WANT to look like you have more cash than dash? More luxe than less? Or just want to upgrade your look?…

Made with love: Courtesy Of The Artist

Want something different and unique? Then head to Courtesy Of The Artist at Sydney’s destination for bespoke, the Strand Arcade EVERY city has its different destinations, those “quarters”, districts or laneways known for specific interests. It might…

A stylish life: Charlotte Blakeney

From make-up to jewellery, here is one stylish woman’s voyage of discovery AAAH, it’s funny what life throws at you sometimes. How paths cross in life’s little journeys; how our lives run parallel with some,…