Melbourne Cup – the week that was

Derby Day
Dress – Toni Matecevski
Headpiece – bespoke Viktoria Novak
Shoe – Tony Bianco
Clutch – Olga Berg
Hair + makeup notes

Hair down, parted in the middle with a clean sleek feel. No height on the crown of the head to overpower the headband.
Next-to-nothing makeup. Flawless foundation with a little concealer, mascara and a light cream base eye colour. Lip balm only.

Melbourne Cup
Dress

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My look – lunch with Calvin Klein

I had the pleasure of attending an intimate lunch with the director of Calvin Klein, Kevin Carrigan, recently in Sydney. We ate at Bennelong restaurant within the iconic Sydney Opera House. Peter Gilmore served up an esquisite meal for guests – I enjoyed veal with a roasted carrot salad.
What I wore

Calvin Klein playsuit
Tony Bianco heels
Olga Berg clutch
Makeup
I had the

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Summer skin tips

As soon as summer hits my skin changes. I sweat more and the routine I had over winter goes out the sunny window. Because I wear makeup a lot for work I need to keep my skin as clean as possible when I’m off duty to prevent blockage and breakouts. I have been seeing Dee at the Clear Skin Clinic

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My first Microderm

I have been reading a lot about microdermabrasion lately. From the book, it’s a non-chemical, non-invasive procedure that exfoliates the skin to remove the outermost layer of dry, dead skin cells to reveal younger, healthier-looking skin. Even though it’s been around since the 80’s I have never had a facial using microderm, so I wanted to give it a crack to

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Happy 20th Marie Claire

Last night I was lucky enough to attend the Prix De Marie Claire awards night at Fox Studios in Sydney. Marie Claire were celebrating their 20th birthday for the magazine which made the glamorous black tie event extra special. I love supporting events like these that honour Australian fashion and beauty brands. We have so much incredible talent within our

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